Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

CSDE is proud to support over 100 faculty research affiliates at the University of Washington. These active population scientists represent multiple disciplines from schools and colleges across the campus. Their research contributes to each of CSDE’s primary research areas: Demographic Measurements & Methods, Environments & Populations, Migration & Settlement, Health of People & Populations, and Well-Being of Families & Households.

Regional Affiliates are from campuses or major research organizations around the Pacific Northwest

Visiting Affiliates are scholars visiting the University of Washington on a temporary basis.

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Affiliate Position
Arthur Acolin Assistant Professor, Department of Real Estate
Avanti Adhia Postdoctoral Scholar, Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center (HIPRC)
Kessie Alexandre Assistant Professor, Geography
Scott W. Allard Professor, Evans School of Public Policy & Governance
Zack W. Almquist Assistant Professor, Sociology
Leigh Anderson Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
James Anderson Research Professor, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
Rawan Arar Assistant Professor, Department of Law, Societies, and Justice
Engi Attia Assistant Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Katie Baird Professor, Economics
Ruanne Barnabas Associate Professor, Global Health; Associate Professor, Medicine - Allergy and Infectious Diseases; Adjunct Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Wendy Barrington Associate Professor, Child, Family, and Population Health Nursing; Adjunct Associate Professor, Epidemiology; Adjunct Associate Professor, Health Services
Anirban Basu Professor, Health Economics; Professor, Health Services; Adjunct Professor, Economics
Betty Bekemeier Professor, Psychosocial & Community Health
Rachel Berney Associate Professor, Urban Design & Planning
Clara Berridge Assistant Professor, Social Work
Maria Bleil Clinical Assistant Professor, Child, Family and Population Health Nursing
Ann Bostrom Professor, Environmental Policy and Management
Julie Brines Associate Professor, Sociology
Dan Brown Director and Professor, School of Environmental and Forest Sciences
Michael Brown Professor, Geography
Marco Carone Associate Professor, Biostatistics
Erin Casey Professor & Graduate Program Coordinator, Social Work and Criminal Justice
Peter Catron Assistant Professor, Sociology
Kam Wing Chan Professor, Geography
KC Gary Chan Associate Professor, Biostatistics
Annie T. Chen Assistant Professor, Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education
Cynthia Chen Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Donald Chi Professor, Oral Health Sciences
Gregg Colburn Assistant Professor, Real Estate
Kyle Crowder Professor, Sociology
Robert Crutchfield Professor Emeritus, Sociology
Sara Curran Professor, International Studies; Professor, Public Policy & Governance; Director, CSDE
Butch de Castro Professor, Child, Family & Population Health Nursing; Associate Dean, Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion, School of Nursing
Adrian Dobra Associate Professor, Department of Statistics
Alison Drake Assistant Professor, Global Health
Horacio Duarte Acting Instructor, Pediatrics: Infectious Disease; Acting Instructor, Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Laura Dwyer-Lindgren Assistant Professor, Department of Health Metrics Sciences
Jody Early Associate Professor, School of Nursing and Health Studies
Dan Eisenberg Associate Professor, Anthropology
Mark Ellis Professor, Geography
Sarah Elwood Professor, Geography
Kim England Professor, Geography | Adjunct Professor, Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies
Elena Erosheva Professor, Statistics and Social Work
Nicole Errett Assistant Professor, Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences
Betsy Evans Associate Professor, Linguistics
Carey Farquhar Professor, Departments of Global Health, Medicine, and Epidemiology
Paul Fishman Professor, Health Services
Benjamin Fitzhugh Professor, Anthropology
Brian Flaherty Associate Professor, Psychology
Abraham Flaxman Associate Professor, Global Health; Associate Professor, Health Metrics Sciences
Karen Fredriksen-Goldsen Professor, Social Work
Amanda Fretts Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Karin Frey Research Associate Professor, College of Education
Kathie Friedman Associate Professor, Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies; Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies; Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Sociology
Rachel Fyall Associate Professor, Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy & Governance
Emmanuela Gakidou Professor, School of Medicine: Global Health, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Michelle Garrison Research Associate Professor, Health Services & Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Amelia Gavin Associate Professor, School of Social Work
Dan Goldhaber Affiliate Professor, School of Social Work
Carmen Gonzalez Assistant Professor, Communication
Steven Goodreau Professor, Anthropology
Susan Graham Associate Professor, Medicine and Global Health; Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology
James Gregory Professor, History
Alan Griffith Assistant Professor, Economics
Himanshu Grover Assistant Professor, Urban Design & Planning
Jake Grumbach Assistant Professor, Political Science
Mary Kay Gugerty Professor, Nonprofit Management, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Brandon Guthrie Assistant Professor, Global Health
Katarina Guttmannova Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Amy Hagopian Professor, Health Services and Global Health; Program Director, UW School of Public Health Community Oriented Public Health Practice MPH degree program
Anjum Hajat Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Crystal Hall Associate Professor, Evans School of Public Policy & Governance
M. Elizabeth Halloran Professor, Biostatistics
Elizabeth Harrington Acting Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Alexes Harris Professor, Sociology
Janelle Hawes Assistant Professor, Social Work and Criminal Justice
Stephen Hawes Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Patrick Heagerty Professor and Chair, Biostatistics
Rachel Heath Associate Professor, Economics
Jose Hernandez Data Scientist, eScience Institute
Jerald Herting Professor, Sociology
Jeremy Hess Professor, Global Health; Professor, Emergency Medicine; Professor, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences; Adjunct Professor, Atmospheric Sciences
Heather Hill Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Darryl Holman Associate Professor, Anthropology
Grace John-Stewart Professor, Departments of Global Health, Epidemiology, Medicine, and Pediatrics
Jessica Jones-Smith Associate Professor, Health Services & Epidemiology
Danuta Kasprzyk Research Professor, Department of Child, Family and Population Health Nursing
Nora Kenworthy Adjunct Associate Professor, Global Health; Adjunct Associate Professor, Anthropology; Associate Professor, Nursing and Health Studies - UW Bothell
Marieka Klawitter Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Larry Knopp Professor Emeritus, School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences
Melissa Knox Senior Lecturer, Department of Economics
William Lavely Professor, Sociology; Professor, Jackson School of International Studies
Carole Lee Associate Professor, Philosophy
Jane Lee Assistant Professor, School of Social Work
Taryn Lindhorst Associate Professor, School of Social Work
Mark Long Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Patricia Louie Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology
Lisa Manhart Associate Dean, School of Public Health; Professor, Epidemiology; Adjunct Professor, Global Health
Karin Martin Assistant Professor, Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Melanie Martin Assistant Professor, Anthropology
Melissa Martinson Associate Professor, School of Social Work
Ross Matsueda Professor, Sociology
Susanne May Associate Professor, Biostatistics
Tyler McCormick Associate Professor, Statistics and Sociology
Joseph Mienko Senior Research Scientist, Partners for Our Children - Social Work
Ali Modarres Dean, School of Urban Studies; Assistant Chancellor for Community partnerships
Ali Mokdad Director, Middle Eastern Initiatives | Professor, Global Health, Epidemiology & Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation
Steve J. Mooney Acting Assistant Professor, Epidemiology
Tracy Mroz Associate Professor, Rehabilitation Medicine
Paula Nurius Professor & Associate Dean, School of Social Work
India Ornelas Associate Professor, Health Services
Jennifer Otten Associate Professor, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Health Services
Soojin Oh Park Assistant Professor, Education
Miruna Petrescu-Prahova Assistant Professor, Health Services
Ryan Petros Assistant Professor, School of Social Work
Steve Pfaff Professor, Sociology
Amanda Phipps Associate Professor, Epidemiology; Associate Chair, Epidemiology
LaShawnDa Pittman Assistant Professor, American Ethnic Studies
Gundula Proksch Associate Professor, Architecture
Daniel Promislow Professor, Department of Pathology, Department of Biology
Adrian Raftery Professor, Statistics; Professor, Sociology
Darcy W. Rao Acting Assistant Professor, Epidemiology
Thomas Richardson Professor and Chair, Statistics
Ariel Rokem Research Assistant Professor, Psychology
Meghan Romanelli Assistant Professor, School of Social Work
Jennifer Romich Professor, School of Social Work
Elaina Rose Associate Professor, Economics
Ali Rowhani-Rahbar Associate Professor, Epidemiology; Professor, Study and Prevention of Violence
Alison Roxby Associate Professor, Global Health and Medicine
Mauricio Sadinle Assistant Professor, Biostatistics
Tim Scharks Lecturer, School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences
Edmund Seto Associate Professor, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
Bettina Shell-Duncan Professor, Anthropology
Kenneth Sherr Associate Professor, Global Health
Jane Simoni Professor, Psychology
Michael Spencer Professor, Social Work; Director, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander, and Oceania Affairs
Emma Spiro Associate Professor, Information School
Sarah Stone Executive Director, eScience Institute
Katherine Stovel Professor & Chair, Sociology
Emiko A. Tajima Associate Professor, School of Social Work; Executive Director, Partners for Our Children
David Takeuchi Associate Dean, Office of Faculty Excellence and Research, School of Social Work
Anissa Tanweer Research Scientist, eScience Institute
Ott Toomet Lecturer, Information School
Jacob Vigdor Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Peter Vitaliano Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Bradley Wagenaar Assistant Professor, Global Health
Jon Wakefield Professor, Statistics and Biostatistics
Rebecca Walter Associate Professor, Real Estate
Karina Walters Associate Dean for Research & Professor, School of Social Work
Haidong Wang Associate Professor, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Department of Global Health
Teresa Ward Professor and Chair Department of Child, Family, and Population Health Nursing
Thaïsa Way Professor Landscape Architecture, Director Urban@UW
Marcia Weaver Adjunct Research Associate Professor, Health Services
Jevin West Associate Professor & Director, Information School
Lindsay White Postdoctoral Fellow, Health Services
Emily Williams Professor, Health Services
Nathalie Williams Associate Professor, Sociology; Associate Professor, Jackson School of International Studies.
Sherry Willis Research Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Suzanne Withers Associate Professor, Geography
Edwin Wong Research Associate Professor, Department of Health Services
Dafeng Xu Assistant Professor, Evans School of Public Policy & Governance
Clair Yang Assistant Professor, Jackson School of International Studies
James Young Director, Washington Center for Real Estate Research
Bo Zhao Assistant Professor, Department of Geography
William Zumeta Professor, Evans School of Public Policy & Governance