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Area of Expertise: Poverty

Alvarez, Anthony S.

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Areas of Knowledge
  • Consumer Finance
  • Payday Borrowing
  • Inequality
  • Money and Social Life

More Info - Expert: 729

Berg, Dennis F.

Professor of Sociology (Emeritus)

Areas of Knowledge
  • Contemporary Vietnam
  • Global poverty and development
  • Social/environmental research and analysis

More Info - Expert: 278

Boutakidis, Ioakim P.

Associate Professor of Child and Adolescent Studies

Areas of Knowledge
  • Ethnic Minority Adolescent Development
  • Mixed Methods- Quantitative + Quantitative Analysis
  • Acculturation, Immigration processes
  • Reducing ethnic minority disparities in college performance and graduation

More Info - Expert: 673

Cherin, David A.

Professor of Social Work

Chair of the Department of Social Work

Areas of Knowledge
  • Death and dying and use of hospice and palliative care
  • Aging issues in the community
  • California Foster Care system
  • Leadership and supervision in the human services/non-profit sector
  • HIV-AIDs and end of life care

More Info - Expert: 612

Heiner, Brady

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Areas of Knowledge
  • Prisons
  • Prison higher education
  • Mass incarceration

More Info - Expert: 730

Kao, Dennis

Assistant Professor of Social Work

Areas of Knowledge
  • Health disparities
  • Aging minority populations
  • Aging-friendly communities
  • Geographic information systems (GIS)

More Info - Expert: 731

Martin, Michelle

Assistant Professor of Socal Work

Areas of Knowledge
  • Global Conflict
  • Human Rights
  • Ethnonationalism
  • Refugee Resettlement
  • Forced Migration
  • Identity Politics
  • Social Media
  • Digital Diaspora
  • Conflict-Generated Diaspora
  • Social Justice Advocacy (Social Media)
  • Global Peace Processes

More Info - Expert: 877