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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Scott Allard Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Gunnar Almgren Associate Professor, School of Social Work
Leigh Anderson Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
James Anderson Research Professor, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
Ruanne Barnabas Associate Professor, Dept. of Global Health, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Schools of Medicine and Public Health
Betty Bekemeier Assistant Professor, Psychosocial & Community Health, School of Nursing
Luke Bergmann Assistant Professor, Geography
Clara Berridge Assistant Professor, Social Work
Ann Bostrom Weyerhaeuser Endowed Professor in Environmental Policy, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Julie Brines Associate Professor, Sociology
Callie Burt Assistant Professor, Sociology
Marco Carone Assistant Professor, Biostatistics
Richard Catalano Bartley Dobb Professor for Study and Prevention of Violence, School of Social Work
Kwun Chuen (Gary) Chan Associate Professor, Biostatistics
Kam Wing Chan Professor, Geography
Cynthia Chen Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Donald Chi Associate Professor, Oral Health Sciences
Kyle Crowder Professor, Sociology
Sara Curran Professor International Studies, Professor Public Policy & Governance, Director CSDE
Butch de Castro Professor and Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion, School of Nursing
Aimée Dechter Assistant Director of Training, CSDE. Affiliate Asssistant Professor and Research Coordinator, Sociology
Joseph Delaney Research Assistant Professor, Epidemiology
Brian Dillon Assistant Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Adrian Dobra Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems
Sascha Dublin Affiliate Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Dan Eisenberg Assistant Professor, Anthropology
Mark Ellis Professor, Geography
Sarah Elwood Professor, Geography
Emmanuela Gakidou Professor, School of Medicine: Global Health, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Kim England Professor, Geography | Adjunct Professor, Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies
Elena Erosheva Professor, Statistics and Social Work
Betsy Evans Assistant Professor, Linguistics
Benjamin Fitzhugh Professor, Anthropology
Brian Flaherty Associate Professor, Psychology
René Flores Assistant Professor, Sociology
Karen Fredriksen-Goldsen Professor, Social Work
Amanda Fretts Assistant Professor, Epidemiology
Karin Frey Research Associate Professor, College of Education
Rachel Fyall Assistant Professor, Daniel J. Evans School of Public Policy & Governance
Amelia Gavin Assistant Professor, School of Social Work
Carmen Gonzalez Assistant Professor, Communication
Steven Goodreau Associate Professor, Anthropology
James Gregory Professor, History
David Grembowski Professor, Health Services
Himanshu Grover Assistant Professor, Urban Design & Planning
Mary Kay Gugerty Nancy Bell Evans Professor in Nonprofit Management, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Katarina Guttmannova Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Amy Hagopian Health Services
Anjum Hajat Assistant Professor, Epidemiology
M. Elizabeth Halloran Professor, Biostatistics
Stevan Harrell Professor, Anthropology
Alexes Harris Associate Professor, Sociology
Stephen Hawes Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Patrick Heagerty Professor and Chair, Biostatistics
Rachel Heath Assistant Professor, Economics
Jerald Herting Chair and Research Professor, Sociology and School of Nursing
Heather Hill Associate Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Charles Hirschman Professor, Sociology
Darryl Holman Associate Professor, Anthropology
Victoria Holt Professor and Chair, Epidemiology
Donna Johnson Associate Professor, Health Services, School of Public Health
Lisa Jones-Engel Affiliate Associate Professor, Anthropology
Danuta Kasprzyk Research Professor, Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing
Marieka Klawitter Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Melissa Knox Lecturer, Department of Economics
William Lavely Professor, Sociology
Carole Lee Associate Professor, Philosophy
Hedwig Lee Assistant Professor, Sociology
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
Melanie Martin Assistant Professor, Anthropology (Summer 2018)
Melissa Martinson Assistant Professor, School of Social Work
Ross Matsueda Blumstein-Jordan Endowed Professor, Sociology
Susanne May Associate Professor, Biostatistics
Jonathan Mayer Professor, Geography and Epidemiology
Tyler McCormick Assistant Professor, Statistics and Sociology
Joseph Mienko Senior Research Scientist, Partners for Our Children - Social Work
Ali Mokdad Director, Middle Eastern Initiatives | Professor, Global Health, Epidemiology & Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation | Vice Chair, Population Health Initiative Executive Council
Daniel Montaño Research Professor, Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing
Martina Morris Professor, Sociology and Statistics
Paula Nurius Professor, School of Social Work
India Ornelas Assistant Professor, Health Services
Jennifer Otten Assistant Professor, Health Services
Miruna Petrescu-Prahova Assistant Professor, Health Services
Steve Pfaff Professor, Sociology
Amanda Phipps Assistant Professor, Epidemiology
LaShawnDa Pittman Assistant Professor, American Ethnic Studies
Robert Plotnick Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Daniel Promislow Professor, Department of Patholoy and Department of Biology
Adrian Raftery Blumstein-Jordan Professor, Statistics and Sociology
Thomas Richardson Professor and Chair, Statistics
Anita Rocha Research Analyst, School of Social Work West Coast Poverty Center
Jennifer Romich Associate Professor, School of Social Work
Elaina Rose Associate Professor, Economics
Ali Rowhani-Rahbar Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Warner Schaie Affiliate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Bettina Shell-Duncan Professor, Anthropology
Noah Snyder-Mackler Assistant Professor, Psychology
Katherine Stovel Professor & Chair, Sociology
Janelle Taylor Professor, Anthropology
Stewart Tolnay S. Frank Miyamoto Professor, Sociology
Jacob Vigdor Professor, Evans School of Public Policy and Governance
Peter Vitaliano Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Jon Wakefield Professor, Statistics and Biostatistics
Karina Walters Associate Dean for Research & Gerberding Professor, School of Social Work
Haidong Wang Assistant Professor, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Department of Global Health
Thaïsa Way Professor Landscape Architecture, Director Urban@UW
Emily Williams Associate Professor, Health Services
Nathalie Williams Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and the Jackson School of International Studies.
Sherry Willis Research Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Suzanne Withers Associate Professor, Geography
Clair Yang Assistant Professor, International Studies
Emilio Zagheni Assistant Professor, Sociology
William Zumeta Professor, Evans School of Public Policy & Governance