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Affiliated Faculty

The Center for the Study of Inequality is based in the Sociology Department in the College of Arts and Sciences, but has more than 100 Faculty Affiliates from around campus. Faculty affiliates study a diverse range of topics, including:

 labor market processes and earnings inequality ♦
educational attainment and school-to-work transitions
poverty and homelessness
intergenerational mobility and equality of opportunity
residential segregation, neighborhoods, and urban poverty
racial and ethnic inequality, immigration
changing family forms and its impact on child development ♦
♦ gender inequality in schools, families, and labor markets
♦ social class, poverty, and inequality measurement
♦ health inequality
♦ inequality, the law, and public policy
♦ the politics of inequality and the inequality of politics
♦ economic development and inequality
♦ social justice and the ethics of inequality

 

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Abowd John Abowd
Edmund Ezra Day Professor, Department of Labor Economics
  Ifeoma Ajunwa
Assistant Professor, Department of Organizational Behavior
Alvarado Steven E. Alvarado
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology
  Catherine M. Appert
Assistant Professor, Department of Music
Assie-Lumumba N’Dri Assié-Lumumba
Professor, Department of Africana Studies and Research Center
solon-barocas Solon Barocas
Assistant Professor, Department of Information Science
Barrett Christopher Barrett
David J. Nolan Director of the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Stephen B. & Janice G. Ashley Professor of Applied Economics and Management and International Professor of Agriculture, Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Professor of Economics, Department of Economics
Faculty Fellow, David R. Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future
Basu, Alaka Alaka Basu
Professor, Department of Development Sociology
Basu_K Kaushik Basu
C. Marks Professor of International Studies and Professor of Economics, Department of Economics
Batt Rosemary Batt
Alice H. Cook Professor of Women and Work, Department of Human Resource Studies
Beneria Lourdes Beneria
Professor Emerita, Department of City and Regional Planning
 Besharov Marya Besharov
Associate Professor, Department of Organizational Behavior
Kendra_Bischoff Kendra Bischoff
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology
Richard and Jacqueline Emmet Sesquicentennial Faculty Fellow
Bishop John Bishop
Associate Professor, Department of Human Resource Studies
Blau Francine Blau
Frances Perkins Professor of Industrial and Labor Relations and Labor Economics, Department of Labor Economics
Blume Lawrence Blume
Goldwin Smith Professor of Economics and Information Science, Department of Economics
Briggs Vernon Briggs, Jr.
Emeritus Professor of Industrial and Labor Relations, Department of Human Resource Studies
Brown David Brown
Professor Emeritus, Department of Development Sociology
International Professor Co-Director, Cornell Community and Regional Development Institute
Burkhauser Richard Burkhauser
Sarah Gibson Blanding Professor of Policy Analysis, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Professorial Research Fellow at the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, University of Melbourne
Burrow Anthony Burrow
Assistant Professor, Department of Human Development
Director, Purpose and Identity Processes Laboratory
Burton Diane Burton
Associate Professor, Department of Human Resource Studies
Casasola Marianella Casasola
Associate Professor, Department of Human Development
Cawley John Cawley
Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Co-Director, Institute on Health Economics, Health Behaviors and Disparities
Ceci Stephen J. Ceci
The Helen L. Carr Professor of Developmental Psychology, Department of Human Development
Cornwell Benjamin Cornwell
Associate Professor & Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Sociology
 kdonaghy Kieran Donaghy
Professor, Department of City and Regional Planning
Faculty Director of Economic Development, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future
DuffyB Brooke Duffy
Assistant Professor, Department of Communications
Dunifon Rachel Dunifon
Professor, and Associate Dean for Research and Outreach, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Associate Director, Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Extension Leader, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Ehrenberg Ronald Ehrenberg
Irving M. Ives Professor of Industrial and Labor Relations and Economics
Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow
Director, Cornell Higher Education Research Institute
Eloundou-Enyegue Parfait Eloundou-Enyegue
Professor and Chair, Department of Development Sociology
Associate Director, Cornell Population Center
Peter Enns
Associate Professor, Department of Government
Executive Director, Roper Center for Public Opinion Research at Cornell University
Evans Gary Evans
Elizabeth Lee Vincent Professor, Departments of Design and Environmental Analysis and Human Development
Melissa Ferguson
Professor and Chair, Department of Psychology
Fields Gary Fields
Professor, Department of Labor Economics
John. P. Windmuller Chair of International and Comparative Labor
Fitzpatrick Maria Fitzpatrick
Associate Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Faculty Research Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research
Flores-Macias Gustavo A. Flores-Macías
Associate Professor, Department of Government
Frank Robert Frank
Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management and Professor of Economics, Johnson Graduate School of Management
Co-Director of the Paduano Seminar in business ethics, NYU Stern School of Business
Friedman Eli Friedman
Associate Professor, Department of International and Comparative Labor
María Cristina García
Howard A. Newman Professor of American Studies
Professor, Department of History and the Latino Studies Program
 garcia-rios Sergio Garcia-Rios
Assistant Professor, Department of Government
 Garip Filiz Garip
Professor, Department of Sociology
Geisler Charles Geisler
Professor Emeritus, Department of Development Sociology
Glasgow Nina Glasgow
Senior Research Associate, Department of Development Sociology
Gleeson Shannon Gleeson
Associate Professor, Department of Labor Relations, Law, and History
Gold Michael E. Gold
Associate Professor, Department of Labor Relations, Law and History
gosa Travis Gosa
Assistant Professor, Africana Studies and Research Center
Advisory Board Member, Kugelberg Hip Hop Collection
Gurak Douglas Gurak
Professor Emeritus, Department of Development Sociology
Hall Matthew Hall
Associate Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Hallock Kevin Hallock
Kenneth F. Kahn Dean, School of Industrial and Labor Relations
Donald C. Opatrny ’74 Chair of the Department of Labor Economics
Joseph R. Rich ’80 Professor, Department of Economics and of Human Resource Studies
Director, Institute for Compensation Studies
Haskins Anna Haskins
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology
Heckathorn Douglas Heckathorn
Professor, Department of Sociology
Herring Ronald Herring
Professor, Department of Government
International Professor of Agriculture and Rural Development
Hirschl Thomas Hirschl
Professor, Department of Development Sociology
Director, Population and Development Program
Coordinator, Program Work Team on Poverty and Economic Hardship
Director, Teen Assessment Program
Hutchens Robert Hutchens
Professor, Department of Labor Economics
Editorial Board ILR Review
Director, Cornell in Washington Program
Jakubson George Jakubson
Associate Professor, Department of Labor Economics
Kahn Lawrence Kahn
The Braunstein Family Professor and Professor, Department of Labor Economics and Labor Relations
Kanbur Ravi Kanbur
T.H. Lee Professor of World Affairs
International Professor, Department of Applied Economics and Management
Katz Harry Katz
Jack Sheinkman Professor of Collective Bargaining, Department of Labor Relations, Law, and History
Katzenstein Mary Katzenstein
Stephen and Evalyn Milman Professor, Department of American Studies
Professor, Department of Government and Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program
keller JR Keller
Assistant Professor, Human Resource Studies
Katherine D. Kinzler
Associate Professor, Psychology and Human Development
Kohler-Hausmann Julilly Kohler-Hausmann
Assistant Professor, Department of History
 KroschA Amy R. Krosch
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology
Kudva Neema Kudva
Associate Professor, Department of City and Regional Planning
Director, International Studies in Planning Program
Lawler Edward Lawler
Martin P. Catherwood Professor of Industrial Labor Relations
Professor, Department of Sociology
Neil Lewis, Jr.
Assistant Professor, Department of Communication
Levine Adam Seth Levine
Assistant Professor, Department of Government
LevyK Karen Levy
Assistant Professor, Department of Information Science
Associated Faculty, Cornell Law School
Lichter Daniel T. Lichter
Ferris Family Professor of Life Course Studies, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Professor, Department of Sociology
Robert S. Harrison Director, Institute for the Social Sciences
Lieberwitz Risa Lieberwitz
Professor, Department of Labor Relations, Law, and History
Co-Director, Law and Society concentration
Lipsky David B. Lipsky
Anne Evans Estabrook Professor of Dispute Resolution
Director, Scheinman Institute on Conflict Resolution
Lovenheim Michael Lovenheim
Associate Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Macy Michael Macy
Goldwin Smith Professor of Arts and Sciences, Department of Sociology and Department of Information Science
Director, Social Dynamics Laboratory
Makki Fouad Makki
Associate Professor, Department of Development Sociology
Mannix Elizabeth Mannix
Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Management
Professor of Management and Organizations, Johnson Graduate School of Management
Associate Dean, Cornell Executive MBA Program
Associate Dean, Executive Education
Maralani Vida Maralani
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology
March Kathryn March
Professor, Department of Anthropology and Feminist, Gender and Sexuality Studies, and Asian Studies
Matsudaira Jordan Matsudaira
Assistant Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
McMichael Philip McMichael
International Professor and Chair, Department of Development Sociology
Mettler Suzanne Mettler
Clinton Rossiter Professor of American Institutions, Department of Government
Century Foundation Fellow
Michener Jamila Michener
Assistant Professor, Department of Government
Douglas Miller
Professor, Policy Analysis and Management
Miller Richard Miller
Wyn and William Y. Hutchinson Professor, Department of Philosophy
Director, Program on Ethics and Public Life
Viranjini Munasinghe
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology and Asian American Studies Program
Musick Kelly A. Musick
Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Director, Cornell Population Center
Nee Victor Nee
Frank and Rosa Rhodes Professor, Department of Sociology
Director, Center for the Study of Economy and Society
  Jeff Niederdeppe
Associate Professor, Department of Communications
  Lisa Nishii
Associate Professor and Chair of ILR International Programs, Department of Human Resource Studies
Olson Christine Olson
Professor, Division of Nutritional Sciences
Ong Anthony D. Ong
Associate Professor, Department of Human Development and Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
Thomas Pepinsky
Associate Professor, Department of Government
Pfeffer Max Pfeffer
International Professor, Department of Development Sociology
Senior Associate Dean of CALS
Pillemer Karl Pillemer
Director, Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Hazel E. Reed Human Ecology Professor, Department of Human Development
Professor of Gerontology in Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
Pinch Trevor Pinch
Goldwin Smith Professor, Department of Science & Technology Studies and Sociology
Director of Graduate Studies, Science & Technology Studies
Annalisa Raymer
Lecturer and Interdisciplinary Director, Community Learning and Service Partnership
Rich_P Peter Rich
Assistant Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Evan Riehl
Assistant Professor, Economics
  Gretchen Ritter
The Harold Tanner Dean of Arts & Sciences
Kenneth Roberts
Professor, Department of Government
Rooks Noliwe Rooks
Associate Professor, Department of Africana Studies and Feminist, Gender, Sexuality Studies Program
Director of Graduate Studies, Africana Studies and Research Center
Sahn David Sahn
International Professor of Economics, Division of Food and Nutritional Sciences and Department of Economics
Director, Cornell Food and Nutrition Policy Program
Sassler Sharon Sassler
Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Demography Minor
Sipple John Sipple
Associate Professor, Department of Development Sociology
Co-Faculty Director, Cornell Community and Regional Development Institute
Director, NYS Center for Rural Schools
 SlaughV Vincent Slaugh
Assistant Professor, Services Operations Management
smith_i Isaac Smith
Assistant Professor of Management and Organizations, Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Strang David Strang
Professor, Department of Sociology
Tach Laura Tach
Associate Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Tarrow Sidney Tarrow
Emeritus Maxwell M. Upson Professor of Government, Department of Government; Professor, Department of Sociology
  Chantal Thomas
Professor of Law, Cornell Law School
Director, Clarke Initiative for Law and Development in the Middle East and North Africa
Thomas Mallika Thomas
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics
Thorbecke Erik Thorbecke
H.E. Babcock Professor Emeritus, Department of Economics and Food Economics and Division of Nutritional Sciences
Tolbert Pamela Tolbert
Lois S. Gray Professor of Industrial and Labor Relations and the Social Sciences, Department of Organizational Behavior
Torres Gerald Torres
Jane M.G. Foster Professor of Law, Law School
Uphoff Norman Uphoff
Professor Emeritus, Department of Government and International Agriculture
Van de Walle Nicolas van de Walle
Professor, Department of Government
Waller Maureen Waller
Associate Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Warner Mildred Warner
Professor, Department of City and Regional Planning
Weeden Kim Weeden
Director, Center for the Study of Inequality
Jan Rock Zubrow ’77 Professor of the Social Sciences
Chair, Department of Sociology
Wethington  Elaine Wethington
Professor, Department of Human Development and Sociology
Associate Director, Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Wildeman Christopher Wildeman
Associate Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management
Willford Andrew Willford
Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology and Department Of Asian Studies
Williams Lindy Williams
Professor, Department of Development Sociology
Wolford Wendy Wolford
Professor, Department of Development Sociology
Faculty Director, Economic Development Programs, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future
York Erin York Cornwell
Assistant Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Sociology
Sesquicentennial Faculty Fellow
zayas_v Vivian Zayas
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology
Ziebarth Nicolas Ziebarth
Assistant Professor, Department of Policy Analysis and Management

 

 

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