2016 Entry Cohort
Duy Do
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
MS, Health Economics and Demography, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, 2016
BA, Economics and Math, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2013
2016 Entry Cohort
Contact Information:
216 McNeil
duydo@sas.upenn.edu
Morgan Peele
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
MA, Sociology, Indiana University, 2016
BA, Women's and Gender Studies and Sociology, Kenyon College, 2013
2016 Entry Cohort
Contact Information:
216 McNeil
mopeele@sas.upenn.edu
Emmanuel Francis Souza
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
MPhil, Demography, University of Cape Town, 2012
BSc, Demography and Computer Science, University of Malawi, 2007
2016 Entry Cohort
Contact Information:
216 McNeil
efranc@sas.upenn.edu
Jordan Weiss
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
BA, Economics and Mathematics, University of Southern California, 2012
2016 Entry Cohort
NICHD Trainee
Contact Information:
216 McNeil
jordanwe@sas.upenn.edu
2015 Entry Cohort
Daesung Choi
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography & Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
MPH, Public Health, Seoul National University, 2012
BA, Sociology, Korea University, 2009
2015 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Irma T. Elo
Contact Information:
249-2 McNeil
daechoi@sas.upenn.edu
LinkedIn
Jeylan Erman
Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology & Demography, University of Pennsylvania
AB, Economics, Princeton University
MA, Demography, Stockholm University
2015 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Michel Guillot
Contact Information:
558 McNeil
jerman@sas.upenn.edu
Aashish Gupta
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography & Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
MA, Development Studies, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 2011
2015 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Jere R. Behrman
Contact Information:
504 McNeil
aashishg@sas.upenn.edu
Personal Website, Google Scholar Profile
Megan N. Reed
Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology & Demography, University of Pennsylvania
BA, International Studies, University of Arizona, 2012
2015 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Michel Guillot
Contact Information:
266 McNeil
meganre@sas.upenn.edu
Amarachi Utah
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
MA, International Development Economics, American University, 2012
JD, Law, Villanova University, 2008
BS, Finance and Banking, Lincoln University, 2005
2015 Entry Cohort
NICHD Trainee
First Year Paper Advisor: Hans-Peter Kohler
Contact Information:
249 McNeil
autah@sas.upenn.edu
LinkedIn
Yana C. Vierboom
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
BA, Comparative Literature, Brown University, 2011
2015 Entry Cohort
NICHD Trainee
First Year Paper Advisor: Hans-Peter Kohler
Contact Information:
353E McNeil
vierboom@sas.upenn.edu
LinkedIn
2014 Entry Cohort
Alejandra Abufhele
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
MA, Demography, University of Pennsylvania, 2016
MA, Public Policy, Universidad de Chile, 2010
BA, Economics, Universidad de Chile, 2008
2014 Entry Cohort
Second Year Paper Advisor: Jere R. Behrman
Contact Information:
249 McNeil
aleab@sas.upenn.edu
Andrés Felipe Castro Torres
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography & Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
MA, Demography, University of Pennsylvania, 2016
MS, Statistics, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2012
BA, Sociology, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2012
BEng, Industrial Engineering, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2010
2014 Entry Cohort
Second Year Paper Advisor: Herbert L. Smith
Contact Information:
249 McNeil
candres@sas.upenn.edu
Carmen Ng
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
BA, Economics, UC Berkeley, 2013
BA, Statistics, UC Berkeley, 2013
2014 Entry Cohort
NICHD Trainee
Second Year Paper Advisor: Jere R. Behrman
Contact Information:
353E McNeil
ngcarmen@sas.upenn.edu
Luca Maria Pesando
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
MA, Demography, University of Pennsylvania, 2016
MSc, Economics & Social Sciences, Bocconi University, 2012
BSc, Economics & Social Sciences,Bocconi University, 2010
2014 Entry Cohort
Second Year Paper Advisor: Hans-Peter Kohler
Contact Information:
249 McNeil
lucapes@sas.upenn.edu
LinkedIn
Yu Hsin Tsao
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
MA, Statistics, National Chengchi University, 2013
BS, Clinical Laboratory Sciences and Medical Biotechnology, National Taiwan University, 2009
2014 Entry Cohort
Second Year Paper Advisor: Michel Guillot
Contact Information:
216 McNeil
yutsao@sas.upenn.edu
Menghan Zhao
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
MA, Population Economics, Renmin University of China, 2013
BA, Public Administration, Renmin University of China, 2011
2014 Entry Cohort
Second Year Paper Advisor: Hans-Peter Kohler
Contact Information:
249 McNeil
menghanz@sas.upenn.edu
2013 Entry Cohort
Ross Fineman
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
BA, Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 2013
2013 Entry Cohort
Dissertation Chair: Jason Schnittker
Contact Information:
266 McNeil
rfineman@sas.upenn.edu
Romeo Gansey
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
MPP, Public Policy, Duke University, 2013
BA, Statistics, University of Benin, 2000
2013 Entry Cohort
Dissertation Chair: Irma T. Elo
Contact Information:
249-2 McNeil
rgansey@sas.upenn.edu
Monica King (He)
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
BA, Sociology, Rice University, 2013
2013 Entry Cohort
NICHD Trainee
Dissertation Chair: Michel Guillot
Contact Information:
216 McNeil
moniking@sas.upenn.edu
LinkedIn
Alex Shpenev
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography & Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
MA, Sociology & Demography, Higher School of Economics, 2013
BA, Economics, Moscow State University, 2010
2013 Entry Cohort
Dissertation Chair: Hans-Peter Kohler
Contact Information:
250 McNeil
shpenev@sas.upenn.edu
Nikkil Sudharsanan
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
MA, Statistics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 2016
MPH, Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 2013
BA, Interdisciplinary Studies (Health and Development), University of California Berkeley, 2010
2013 Entry Cohort
NICHD Trainee
Dissertation Chair: Michel Guillot
Contact Information:
254 McNeil
nsud@sas.upenn.edu
Personal site, Google Scholar Profile
2012 Entry Cohort
David Frankenfield
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
BS, Economics, Penn State University, 2011
2012 Entry Cohort
Dissertation Chair: Michel Guillot
Contact Information:
250 McNeil
franda@sas.upenn.edu
2010 Entry Cohort
Julio Romero Prieto
Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania
BA, Economics, Universidad de los Andes, 2004
2010 Entry Cohort
Dissertation Chair: Hans-Peter Kohler
Contact Information:
250 McNeil
julior@sas.upenn.edu