Richard Barrett

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    College: Liberal Arts and Sciences Department: Sociology
    Title: Associate Professor
    Office: 4051 BSB Phone: 7082077974

    Research Interest:
    Population, Epidemiology, Health Disparities, Chicago Community Areas and Neighborhoods, Cancer, Chinese and Mongolian Societies and Populations, Uses of Social Indicators from multiple sources.

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week: 6

    Qualifications of a Student:
    Prefer students with some background in social science research methods and/or introductory statistics (and some ability to use Excel, SPSS, SAS or STATA).

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    Work on a research project (either an independent project with me or jointly with researchers from the Institute for Health Research and Policy, especially the Center for Population Health and Health Disparities; see Students will produce research reports or a final paper.

    Students should be self-starters, be able to work as a junior member of a research team, and to meet deadlines.

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