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CCSRE Faculty Seminar Series | Jackie Hwang | Unequal Displacement: Gentrification, Racial Stratification, and Residential Destinations

February 13, 2019 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall, 4th Floor (Building 460)

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO ALL STANFORD FACULTY, GRADUATE STUDENTS, AND CCSRE AFFILIATES.

Speaker: 
Jackie Hwang

Jackelyn Hwang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology. Her main research interests are in the fields of urban sociology, race and ethnicity, immigration, and inequality. In particular, her research examines the relationship between how neighborhoods change and the persistence of neighborhood inequality by race and class in US cities. Her current projects focus on the causes and consequences of gentrification and developing automated methods for measuring neighborhood change using Google Street View imagery. She received her B.A.S. in Sociology and Mathematics from Stanford University and her Ph.D. in Sociology and Social Policy from Harvard University.

Event Sponsor: 
Sponsored by the Research Institute of the Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity; Co-Sponsored by the Stanford Data Science Initiative
Contact Email: 
ddmurray@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
6507366790