Research Associates

Linda H. Aiken
Director, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research
Claire M. Fagin Leadership Professor of Nursing
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Texas at Austin, 1973
Contact Information:
332R NEB
215-898-9759
laiken@nursing.upenn.edu
Nursing faculty page, Sociology faculty page
Paul Allison
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1976
Contact Information:
581 McNeil
215-898-6717
allison@soc.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Juan Pablo Atal
Assistant Professor of Economics

Ph.D., Economics, University of California, Berkeley, 2016

Contact Information:
466 McNeil
ataljp@econ.upenn.edu
Regina S. Baker
Assistant Professor of Sociology

Ph.D. Sociology, Duke University, 2015

Contact Information:
218 McNeil
215-898-7990
regbaker@sas.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page, Personal site
Jere R. Behrman
Associate Director, Population Aging Research Center
William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Economics
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1966
Contact Information:
229 McNeil
215-898-7704
jbehrman@econ.upenn.edu
Economics faculty page
Richard Berk
Chair, Department of Criminology
Professor of Criminology
Professor of Statistics

Ph.D., Sociology, Johns Hopkins University, 1970

Contact Information:
564 McNeil
215-746-3619
berkr@sas.upenn.edu
Criminology faculty page, Personal site
Courtney Boen
Assistant Professor of Sociology

Ph.D., Sociology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 2017

Contact Information:
232 McNeil
215-573-0656
cboen@upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page, Personal site
Alison M. Buttenheim
Associate Professor of Nursing
Assistant Professor of Health Policy
Ph.D., Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, 2007
Contact Information:
235 Fagin Hall
215-573-5314
abutt@nursing.upenn.edu
Nursing faculty page
Camille Z. Charles
Director, Center for Africana Studies
Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Social Sciences
Professor of Sociology, Africana Studies & Education
Ph.D., Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1995
Contact Information:
335 McNeil
215-573-2357
ccharles@pop.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page, Africana Studies faculty page
Daniel Aldana Cohen
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Sociology, New York University, 2016
Contact Information:
251 McNeil
dacoh@sas.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page, Personal site
Dennis Culhane
National Center on Homelessness among Veterans
Dana and Andrew Stone Chair in Social Policy
Professor of Policy Research and Evaluation
Professor of Social Policy
Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., Social Psychology, Boston College, 1990
Contact Information:
Caster Building, CML, Office #2
215-349-8705
culhane@mail.med.upenn.edu
Social Policy & Practice faculty page, Selected Works page
Flávio Cunha
Research Associate, Population Studies Center
Associate Professor of Economics, Rice University
Ph.D., Economics, University of Chicago, 2007
flaviocunha@gmail.com
Rice University Economics faculty page, Personal site
Angela Lee Duckworth
Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 2006
Contact Information:
3701 Market St., Suite 209
215-898-1339
aduckworth@characterlab.org
Psychology faculty page, Personal site
Irma T. Elo
Director, Population Aging Research Center
Associate Chair, Department of Sociology
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Public Affairs and Demography, Princeton University, 1990
Contact Information:
243 McNeil
215-898-9162
popelo@pop.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page, Google Scholar profile
Douglas Ewbank
Research Professor Emeritus of Sociology
Ph.D., Economics, Princeton University, 1975
Contact Information:
245 McNeil
215-898-7999
ewbank@pop.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Hanming Fang
Class of 1965 Term Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 2000
Contact Information:
429 McNeil
215-898-7767
hanming.fang@econ.upenn.edu
Economics faculty page
Jesús Fernández-Villaverde
Director of Graduate Studies, Economics
Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Economics, University of Minnesota, 2001
Contact Information:
440 McNeil
215-898-1504
jesusfv@econ.upenn.edu
Economics faculty page
Chenoa Flippen
Associate Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Chicago 1999
Contact Information:
231 McNeil
215-898-5534
chenoa@sas.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Frank F. Furstenberg
Zellerbach Family Professor of Sociology, Emeritus
Ph.D., Sociology, Columbia University, 1967
Contact Information:
274 McNeil
215-898-6718
fff@ssc.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Pilar Gonalons-Pons
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2014
Contact Information:
217 McNeil
pgonalon@sas.upenn.edu
Jeremy Greenwood
Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Economics, University of Rochester, 1983
Contact Information:
518 McNeil
215-898-1505
Economics faculty page
Michel Guillot
Associate Director for Training, Population Studies Center
Chair, Graduate Group Demography
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Demography and Sociology, University of Pennsylvania, 2000
Contact Information:
242 McNeil
215-573-3655
miguillo@sas.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Emily Hannum
Associate Director, Population Studies Center
Professor of Sociology
Professor of Education
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Michigan, 1998
Contact Information:
247 McNeil
215-898-9633
hannumem@soc.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page, Selected Works page
Morgan Hoke
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Ph.D., Anthropology, Northwestern University, 2017
Contact Information:
429 University Museum
215-746-5162
mhoke@sas.upenn.edu
Onoso Imoagene
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Sociology, Harvard University, 2011
Contact Information:
291 McNeil
215-898-4428
imoagene@sas.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Joseph Kable
Baird Term Associate Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, 2004
Contact Information:
Solomon Labs, 3720 Walnut St, Room C5
215-746-3873
kable@psych.upenn.edu
Psychology faculty page, Kable Lab
Hans-Peter Kohler
Frederick J. Warren Professor of Demography
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Economics, University of California, Berkeley, 1997
Contact Information:
272 McNeil
215-898-7686
hpkohler@pop.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Iliana Kohler
Research Assistant Professor of Population Studies
Ph.D., Political Science, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, 2001
Contact Information:
482 McNeil
215-898-9922
iliana@pop.upenn.edu
Dirk Krueger
Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Economics, University of Minnesota, 1999
Contact Information:
511 McNeil
215-898-6691
dkrueger@econ.upenn.edu
Economics faculty page
Annette Lareau
Stanley I. Sheerr Term Professor in the Social Sciences
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Sociology, University of California, Berkeley, 1984
Contact Information:
113 McNeil
215-898-3515
alareau@sas.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Corinne Low
Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy

Ph.D., Economics, Columbia University, 2014

Contact Information:
1461 Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall
corlow@wharton.upenn.edu
Wharton faculty page, Personal site
John M. MacDonald
Penny and Robert A. Fox Faculty Director of the Fels Institute
Professor of Criminology
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Criminology, University of Maryland, 1999
Contact Information:
483 McNeil
215-746-3623
johnmm@sas.upenn.edu
Criminology faculty page
Janice F. Madden
Professor of Regional Science
Professor of Sociology
Professor of Real Estate
Ph.D., Economics, Duke University, 1972
Contact Information:
365 McNeil
215-898-6739
madden@ssc.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page, Wharton faculty page
David S. Mandell
Director, Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research
Associate Director, Center for Autism Research, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Sc.D., Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 2000
Contact Information:
836 / 3535 Market
215-662-2504
mandelld@mail.med.upenn.edu
Psychiatry faculty page, Public Health faculty page
Iourii Manovskii
Associate Professor of Economics

Ph.D., Economics, University of Western Ontario, 2004

Contact Information:
474 McNeil
215-898-6880
manovski@econ.upenn.edu
Matthew D. McHugh
Associate Director of the Center for Health Policy Outcomes
The Rosemarie Greco Term Endowed Associate Professorship in Advocacy
Professor of Nursing

J.D., Northeastern University School of Law, 2006
Ph.D., Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 2004

Contact Information:
379 Fagin Hall
215-746-0205
mchughm@nursing.upenn.edu
Nursing faculty page
Olivia S. Mitchell
Executive Director, Pension Research Council
Director, Boettner Center for Pensions and Retirement Research
International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans Professor
Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy
Professor of Insurance and Risk Management
Ph.D., Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1978
Contact Information:
3000 SH-DH
215-898-0424
mitchelo@wharton.upenn.edu
Wharton faculty page
Hyunjoon Park
Korean Foundation Professor of Sociology
Professor of Education
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2005
Contact Information:
219 McNeil
215-898-0942
hypark@sas.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page, Selected Works page
Emilio Alberto Parrado
Chair, Department of Sociology
Director, Latin America and Latino Studies Program
Dorothy Swaine Thomas Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Chicago, 1997
Contact Information:
244 McNeil
215-898-7831
eparrado@sas.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Mark V. Pauly
Bendheim Professor
Professor of Health Care Management
Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy
Ph.D., Economics, University of Virginia, 1967
Contact Information:
208 Colonial Penn Center
215-898-5411
pauly@wharton.upenn.edu
Wharton faculty page
Daniel E. Polsky
Executive Director, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Robert D. Eilers Professor of Health Care Management
Professor of Medicine
Ph.D., Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1996
Contact Information:
Colonial Penn Center, Suite 210
215-573-5752
polsky@wharton.upenn.edu
LDI faculty page
Andrew Postlewaite
Harry P. Kamen Professor of Economics
Professor of Finance
Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, Northwestern University, 1974
Contact Information:
458 McNeil
215-898-7350
apostlew@econ.upenn.edu
Economics faculty page, Wharton faculty page
Samuel H. Preston
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Economics, Princeton University, 1968
Contact Information:
289 McNeil
215-746-5396
spreston@sas.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
José-Victor Ríos-Rull
Lawrence R. Klein Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Economics, Minnesota, 1990
Contact Information:
507 McNeil
215-898-7701
vr0j@econ.upenn.edu
Economics Faculty page, Personal site
Dorothy Roberts
Director, Program on Race, Science and Society
George A. Weiss University Professor of Law and Sociology
Raymond Pace and Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander Professor of Civil Rights
Professor of Africana Studies
J.D., Law, Harvard University, 1980
Contact Information:
361 McNeil
dorothyroberts@law.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Paul Rosenbaum
Robert G. Putzel Professor of Statistics
Ph.D., Statistics, Harvard University, 1980
Contact Information:
473 Huntsman
215-898-3120
rosenbap@wharton.upenn.edu
Wharton faculty page, Personal site
Jason Schnittker
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Sociology, Indiana University, 2001
Contact Information:
220 McNeil
215-573-7514
jschnitt@ssc.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Heather Schofield
Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Assistant Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions

P.h.D., Business Economics, Harvard University, 2014

hschof@upenn.edu
Theodore G. Schurr
Professor of Anthropology
Ph.D., Anthropology, Emory University, 1998
Contact Information:
344 Museum
215-573-7632
tgschurr@sas.upenn.edu
Anthropology faculty page, Genographic Project profile
Holger Sieg
The J.M. Cohen Term Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Economics, Carnegie Mellon University, 1996
Contact Information:
459 McNeil
215-898-7194
holgers@sas.upenn.edu
Economics faculty page
Herbert L. Smith
Director, Population Studies Center
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Michigan, 1982
Contact Information:
230 McNeil
215-898-7768
hsmith@pop.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page
Harsha Thirumurthy
Associate Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy

Ph.D., Economics, Yale University, 2006

harsha@unc.edu
Google Scholar Profile
Petra Todd
Edward J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Economics, University of Chicago, 1996
Contact Information:
520 McNeil
215-898-4084
ptodd@econ.upenn.edu
Economics faculty page
Atheendar Venkataramani
Assistant Professor of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Assistant Professor of Medicine

M.D., Medicine, University of Washington, 2011
Ph.D., Health Policy (Economics), Yale University, 2009

avenkataramani@partners.org
Kevin G. Volpp
Director, LDI Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics
Vice Chairman for Health Policy, Dept. of Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Janet and John Haas President's Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Professor, Health Care Management
Ph.D., Health Economics, Public Policy and Management, University of Pennsylvania, 1998
M.D., Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 1998
Contact Information:
1232 Blockley
215-573-0270
volpp70@wharton.upenn.edu
Wharton faculty page
Sharon Wolf
Assistant Professor, Human Development and Quantitative Methods Division

Ph.D., Applied Psychology, New York University, 2014

Contact Information:
GSE, 3700 Walnut Street
215-746-0283
wolfs@upenn.edu
Education faculty page
Tukufu Zuberi
Lasry Family Professor of Race Relations
Professor of Sociology
Professor of Africana Studies
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Chicago, 1989
Contact Information:
246 McNeil
215-573-5169
tukufu@pop.upenn.edu
Sociology faculty page, Selected Works page, History Detectives