Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Timothy Thomas

Demographic Methods Certificate 2015
Sociology PhD 2017

Tim received his BA in sociology from the University of Washington in 2008. His senior thesis, under the supervision of CSDE affiliate Stewart Tolnay, used GIS and spatial analysis of census data from 1980 to 2000 to compare socio-economic variables of residents surrounding Seattle’s MLK Way to rest of the city. He went on to earn an MA (2013) and PhD (2017) in Sociology at UW, where his research focused on spatial demography on class and racial inequality. He is currently a Moore/Sloan Data Science and Washington Research Foundation Innovation in Data Science Postdoctoral Fellow.