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Sean Reid

Sean Reid
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graduate student associates
Department of Geography
UC Santa Barbara
Broom Center Affiliation(s)

Graduate Student Fellow

Sean Reid is an MA/PhD student in the Geography Department. Sean's research interests are broadly in urban and population dynamics and how they are influenced by events such as climate change, natural disasters, health hazards, and conflict. His current research is focused on migration of sexual minorities in the United States and contextual factors that influence their health outcomes. Sean received his undergraduate degree in geography from the University of Utah with a focus on GIS and remote sensing. Before beginning his graduate studies at UCSB, Sean was a research associate at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory where he worked as part of the Population Dynamics Group

Xhulio Uruci

Xhulio Uruci
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graduate student associates
Department of Economics
UC Santa Barbara
Broom Center Affiliation(s)

Graduate Student Fellow

I am a PhD student in the Department of Economics. Prior to UCSB, I earned my B.S. in Math at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. My research interests include immigration, labor, and demographic inequality. My current work focuses on outcomes of US immigrants in regard to education, health, and economic mobility. Originally from Albania, I grew up in Boston.

Yader Lanuza

Yader Lanuza
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research associates
Sociology
University of California, Santa Barbara
Assistant Professor

 

 

Yader R. Lanuza is assistant professor of sociology at UC Santa Barbara. His research examines the causes and consequences of social inequality in three domains: education, family and the criminal justice system. He focuses largely, though not exclusively, on the experiences of immigrants and their offspring from Latin America and Asia.

Yixin Chen

Yixin Chen
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graduate student associates
Department of Economics
UC Santa Barbara
Broom Center Affiliation(s)

Graduate Student Fellow

Yixin Chen is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Economics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. She graduated from the University of California, San Diego with B.S. in Joint Mathematics-Economics Major. Her research interests include environmental economics, labor economics, and applied econometrics. Her current work focuses on the relationship between climate and people’s migration decisions.

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