Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Sarah Williamson

Demographic Methods Certificate 2016
Public Policy

Sarah entered the PhD program at the Evans School of Public Policy and Governance in fall 2012. She earned a BA in Sociology and Women’s Studies from the University of Michigan, and completed a year of service work with City Year Detroit before earning an MPP from the Johns Hopkins University in 2009. Her research interests include poverty; human service programs and poverty alleviation; and the relationships among unemployment, underemployment, and individual- and community-level barriers to work among low-income populations.