Profiles in "Social Demography" Expertise Area

  • Dina is originally from Russia, currently pursuing a PhD in Biology (Biology and Society) at ASU. She is interested in reproductive health, health disparities, social determinants of health, and health policy.
  • Yellow Horses' research focuses on understanding how larger social forces "get under skin" to generate health inequities for racialized and minoritized peoples.
  • Cassandra Cotton is a family demographer whose work primarily investigates the intersections between migration, family dynamics, and kinship in sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Sheehan is a trained social demographer who is interested in quantitative methods and the social determinants of health across the life course.
  • Xing Zhang is a public policy demographer. Her research focuses on the role of parent-child relationships in shaping young adult health from adolescence to adulthood.