Directorate

Gregory Acs's picture
The Urban Institute
Labor Markets Research Group Leader, Director of Income and Benefits Policy Center
social insurance, social welfare, compensation of workers
Henry E. Brady's picture
University of California, Berkeley
Dean, Goldman School of Public Policy
Linda Burton's picture
Duke University
Poverty Research Group Leader, Dean of the Social Sciences
poverty and intergenerational family dynamics in both rural and urban environments
David Card's picture
University of California, Berkeley
Labor Markets Research Group Leader, Class of 1950 Professor of Economics; Director of the Labor Studies Program at the National Bureau of Economic Research; Director, Center for Labor Economics (CLE); Director, Econometrics Laboratory (EML)
immigration, wages, education, and health insurance
Raj Chetty's picture
Stanford University
Mobility Research Group Leader, Income and Wealth Research Group Leader, Director of Opportunity Lab
tax policy, unemployment insurance, education, equality of opportunity
Roger A. Clay Jr.'s picture
Stanford Institute for Research in the Social Sciences
Visiting Scholar, Former President of Insight Center for Community Economic Development
Mark Cullen's picture
Stanford University
Health Disparities Research Group Leader, Director of Stanford Center for Population Health Sciences, Professor of Medicine
occupational and environmental medicine, social disparities in health
Matt Desmond's picture
Princeton University
Housing Research Group Leader; Professor of Sociology
educational inequality, dangerous work, political ideology, race and social theory, inner-city housing market
Mark Duggan's picture
Stanford University
Safety Net Research Group Leader, Trione Director, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, Wayne and Jodi Cooperman Professor of Economics
health care sector, effects of government expenditure programs
Greg J. Duncan's picture
University of California, Irvine
Life Course Research Group Leader, Distinguished Professor of Education
impacts of poverty, neighborhood conditions and welfare reform on children's development, program evaluation
Jennifer Eberhardt's picture
Stanford University
Associate Professor of Psychology
stereotyping, prejudice, stigma, racial categories, social psychological implications of viewing race as a natural category, link between racial stereotyping and racial categorization
Kathryn Edin's picture
Johns Hopkins University
Poverty Research Group Leader, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Sociology
Poverty/social inequality, urban and community sociology, family/gender, qualitative methods, public policy
Hilary Hoynes's picture
University of California, Berkeley
Safety Net and Incarceration Research Group Leader, Professor of Public Policy and Economics, Haas Distinguished Chair in Economic Disparities
poverty, inequality, and the impacts of government tax and transfer programs on low income families
Tomás Jiménez's picture
Stanford University
Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration Research Group Leader; Director of Undergraduate Program on Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity; Director, Graduate Studies, Department of Sociology; Associate Professor of Sociology
immigration, assimilation, social mobility, ethnic and racial identity
Rucker C. Johnson's picture
University of California, Berkeley
Associate Professor at Goldman School of Public Policy
social welfare, urban economics, spatial mismatch, social consequences of incarceration
David Laitin's picture
Stanford University
Director of Immigration Policy Lab, James T. Watkins IV and Elise V. Watkins Professor of Political Science
political culture, ethnic conflict, civil war
Hazel Markus's picture
Stanford University
Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration Research Group Leader, Davis-Brack Professor in the Behavioral Sciences , Director of Research Institute of Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity
Cultural Psychology, Choice and Agency, Self and Identity, Race and Social Class, Well Being
Elisabeth Mason's picture
Stanford University
Senior Advisor; Founding Director of the Stanford Poverty and Technology Lab; Co-Founder, Single Stop
Sara McLanahan's picture
Princeton University
Family Research Group Leader, Director of Bendheim-Thoman Center for Research on Child Wellbeing, William S. Tod Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs
family demography, poverty and inequality, social policy, non-traditional family structures
Elizabeth Peters's picture
The Urban Institute
Family Research Group Leader; Director of Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population
divorce laws, child support policy, child care policy, taxes, family formation and dissolution
Sean Reardon's picture
Stanford University
Education Research Group Leader, Life Course Research Group Leader, Professor of Poverty and Inequality
residential and school segregation, race/ethnic and socioeconomic achievement disparities, neighborhood influence in child development
Rob Reich's picture
Stanford University
Poverty and Technology Lab Leader; Director of the Center for Ethics in Society; Co-Director of Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society; Professor of Political Science
political philosophy, moral status of children in liberal democracies, ethics, public policy, ethics and applied ethics, contemporary liberal theory
Jesse Rothstein's picture
University of California, Berkeley
Labor Markets Research Group Leader; Professor of Public Policy and Economics; Director of Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE); Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research; Co-Director, California Policy Lab
school infrastructure spending, affirmative action, racial segregation
Emmanuel Saez's picture
University of California, Berkeley
Income and Wealth Research Group Leader; Professor of Economics; Director, Center for Equitable Growth
taxation, redistribution, and inequality
Martín Sánchez-Jankowski's picture
University of California, Berkeley
Director of Institute for the Study of Societal Issues; Chair of the Center for Ethnographic Research; Professor of Sociology
sociology of poverty, race and ethnicity, social violence, methodology
C. Matthew Snipp's picture
Stanford University
Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration Research Group Leader, Director of Social Science Secure Data Center, Professor of Sociology
racial identification and residence, education, family composition, immigration and intermarriage rates
Mitchell Stevens's picture
Stanford University
Poverty and Technology Lab Leader; Director of Digital Research and Planning; Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior in the Graduate School of Business (by courtesy); Associate Professor of Sociology (by courtesy)
academic restructuring, alternative schooling, decision making, educational policy, globalization