Zohra Ansari-Thomas

Ph.D. Candidate, Demography & Sociology, University of Pennsylvania

M.P.H, Epidemiology, George Washington University, 2018
B.A., Economics and Environmental Studies, Oberlin College, 2014



2019 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Emilio Alberto Parrado Second Year Paper Advisor: Chenoa Flippen Dissertation Chair: Chenoa Flippen
José Henrique Costa Monteiro da Silva

Ph.D. Student, Demography, University of Pennsylvania

M.Sc., Demography, University of Campinas, 2019
B.Sc., Electrical Engineering, University of Campinas, 2017



2022 Entry Cohort
Contact:
216 McNeil
josehcms@sas.upenn.edu

Allison Dunatchik

Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology & Demography, University of Pennsylvania

M.P.A., Social Policy, London School of Economics, 2015
B.A., Political Science, American University, 2010



2018 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Xi Song Second Year Paper Advisor: Jerry A. Jacobs Dissertation Chair: Xi Song
Contact:
374 McNeil
adunat@sas.upenn.edu

Gwynne Evans-Lomayesva

Ph.D. Student, Demography, University of Pennsylvania

M.A., Public Policy, Kings College London, 2014
B.A., Political Science International Comparative Policies, Brown University, 2011



2022 Entry Cohort
Contact:
216 McNeil
gevansl@sas.upenn.edu

Kai Feng

Ph.D. Candidate, Demography & Sociology, University of Pennsylvania

M.A., Social Sciences, University of Chicago, 2018
M.A., Demographic and Social Analysis, University of California, Irvine, 2017
B.A., Journalism, Shenzhen University, 2015



2019 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Pilar Gonalons-Pons Second Year Paper Advisor: Pilar Gonalons-Pons
Contact:
249 McNeil
kaifeng@sas.upenn.edu

Taylor Heath

Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology & Demography, University of Pennsylvania


2018 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Hans-Peter Kohler Second Year Paper Advisor: Chenoa Flippen
Contact:
383 McNeil
theath@sas.upenn.edu

Nazar Khalid

Ph.D. Student, Demography, University of Pennsylvania

M.Phil., Economics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, 2018
M.A., Economics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, 2014
B.A., Economics, University of Delhi, 2012



2020 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Emily Hannum Second Year Paper Advisor: Emily Hannum
Michael Lachanski

Ph.D. Student, Demography & Sociology, University of Pennsylvania

MPA, Public Policy, Princeton University, 2020
A.B., Economics, Princeton University, 2015



2020 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Xi Song Second Year Paper Advisor: Xi Song
Contact:
216 McNeil
mikelach@sas.upenn.edu

Sangsoo Lee

Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology & Demography, University of Pennsylvania

M.A., Demography, University of Pennsylvania, 2021
M.A., Sociology, Korea University, 2014
B.A., Sociology and Media, Korea University, 2012



2016 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Hans-Peter Kohler Second Year Paper Advisor: Hyunjoon Park Dissertation Chair: Hyunjoon Park
Anneliese Luck

Ph.D. Student, Demography & Sociology, University of Pennsylvania

M.P.P., Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley, 2020
B.A., International Relations and Economic Development, Tufts University, 2015



2020 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Courtney Boen Second Year Paper Advisor: Irma T. Elo
Contact:
249-2 McNeil
anluck@sas.upenn.edu

Sneha Sarah Mani

Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania

M.A., Development Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, 2014
B.A. (Hons), Economics, St. Stephen's College, Delhi University, 2012



2018 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Jere R. Behrman Second Year Paper Advisor: Irma T. Elo Dissertation Chair: Irma T. Elo
Contact:
249 McNeil
sneham@sas.upenn.edu

Yasmin Mertehikian

Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology & Demography, University of Pennsylvania

M.A., Social Sciences, Universidad Nacional de General Sarmiento, 2018
B.A., Sociology, Universidad de Buenos Aires, 2014



2018 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Emilio Alberto Parrado Second Year Paper Advisor: Emilio Alberto Parrado
Contact:
374 McNeil
myasmin@sas.upenn.edu

Eugenio Paglino

Ph.D. Student, Demography, University of Pennsylvania

M.Sc., Economics and Social Sciences, Bocconi University, 2019
B.Sc., Economics and Social Sciences, Bocconi University, 2017



2020 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Hans-Peter Kohler Second Year Paper Advisor: Hans-Peter Kohler
Contact:
250 McNeil
paglino@sas.upenn.edu

Richard Patti

Ph.D. Student, Sociology & Demography, University of Pennsylvania

M.A., Sociology, SUNY Buffalo, 2019
B.A., Sociology, Political Science, and Anthropology, SUNY Buffalo, 2018



2020 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Emily Hannum
Joan Ryan

Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology & Demography, University of Pennsylvania

M.A., Sociology, University of Washington, 2016
B.S., Sociology and Economics, Singapore Management University, 2013



2017 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Hans-Peter Kohler Second Year Paper Advisor: Hans-Peter Kohler
Hashim Tirmizi

Ph.D. Student, Demography, University of Pennsylvania

M.Sc., Health Economics and Decision Science, University College London (UCL), 2021
B.S., Mathematics, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2019



2022 Entry Cohort
Contact:
216 McNeil
tirmizi@sas.upenn.edu

Xiuqi (Sukie) Yang

Ph.D. Student, Sociology & Demography, University of Pennsylvania

LL.B., Sociology, Shangdong University, 2020



2020 Entry Cohort
First Year Paper Advisor: Emily Hannum Second Year Paper Advisor: Emily Hannum
Contact:
313 McNeil
yangxq@sas.upenn.edu