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Julia Lynch has co-authored “Playing Fair: Fairness Beliefs and Health Policy Preferences in the United States” and "Housing Affordability and Health Among Homeowners and Renters"

Julia Lynch (Cohort 10 — Harvard Alumni List) 

has co-authored with S. GollustPlaying Fair: Fairness Beliefs and Health Policy Preferences in the United States” (Journal of Health Politics Policy and Law 35: 849-887.) and "Housing Affordability and Health Among Homeowners and Renters" with C. Pollack and B.A. Griffin (American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Volume 39, Issue 6).

Dr. Lynch is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at University of Pennsylvania
July 12, 2011

Jonathan Ketcham has co-authored "Specialization and Matching in Professional Services Firms"

Jonathan Ketcham (Cohort 9 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

has co-authored with  A. Epstein and S. Nicholson "Specialization and Matching in Professional Services Firms" (The RAND Journal of Economics Volume 41, Issue 4, pages 811–834, Winter 2010). 

Dr. Ketcham is Earl G. and Gladys C. Davis Distinguished Research Professor in Business in the W.P. Carey School of Business / Department of Marketing at Arizona State University
July 12, 2011

Trevon D. Logan an economist, is the recipient of the American Sociological Association's Section on Sexualities' 2011 Best Article Award

Trevon D. Logan (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

an economist, is the recipient of the American Sociological Association's Section on Sexualities' 2011 Best Article Award for his article entitled, "Personal Characteristics, Sexual Behaviors, and Male Sex Work: A Quantitative Approach" (American Sociological Review, Volume 75, Number 5, October 2010, 679-704).

Dr. Logan is Hazel C. Youngberg Trustees Distinguished Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at The Ohio State University
July 12, 2011

Tara Watson has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure

Tara Watson (Cohort 14 — Michigan Alumni List) 

has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in the Department of Economics at Williams College.

Dr. Watson is Professor in the Department of Economics at Williams College
July 12, 2011

Jonathan Ketcham was Promoted to Associate Professor with tenure

Jonathan Ketcham (Cohort 9 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

was Promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in the Department of Marketing at the W.P. Carey School of Health Management and Policy at Arizona State University.

Dr. Ketcham is Earl G. and Gladys C. Davis Distinguished Research Professor in Business in the W.P. Carey School of Business / Department of Marketing at Arizona State University
July 12, 2011

Jacob Cheadle was awarded a grant by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

Jacob E. Cheadle (Cohort 12 — Michigan Alumni List) 

was awarded a grant by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) for his project entitled “Adolescent Alcohol Use: Disentangling Friend Selection & Influence." 

Dr. Cheadle is Happold Associate Professor of Sociology in the Department of Sociology at University of Nebraska-Lincoln
July 11, 2011

Alexandra Kalev has co-authored "You Can't Always Get What You Need: Organizational Determinants of Diversity Programs"

Alexandra Kalev (Cohort 12 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

has co-authored with F. Dobbins and S. Kim "You Can't Always Get What You Need: Organizational Determinants of Diversity Programs" (American Sociological Review, June 2011, vol. 76, no. 3 ). 

Dr. Kalev is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Tel Aviv University
July 11, 2011

Pamela Herd was interviewed on the PBS New Hour in a segment entitled "In Wisconsin, Political Battle Brewing Over Shaping Health Reform Law"

Pamela Herd (Cohort 9 — Michigan Alumni List) 

  was interviewed on the PBS New Hour in a segment entitled "In Wisconsin, Political Battle Brewing Over Shaping Health Reform Law" aired December 27, 2010. To view the clip click here . Please note that Dr. Herd's interview starts at begins at 8:16.

Dr. Herd is Professor of Public Affairs and Sociology in the LaFollette School of Public Affairs and Department of Sociology at University of Wisconsin - Madison
July 11, 2011

Hahrie C. Han has co-authored "The Relationship of Leadership Quality to the Political Presence of Civic Associations"

Hahrie C. Han (Cohort 16 — Harvard Alumni List) 

has co-authored with Kenneth T. Andrews, Marshall Ganza, Matthew Baggetta, and Chaeyoon Lim "The Relationship of Leadership Quality to the Political Presence of Civic Associations", (Perspectives on Politics (2011), 9: 45-59).

Dr. Han is Anton Vonk Professor of Political Science in the Department of Political Science at University of California, Santa Barbara
July 11, 2011

Michael K. Gusmano has co-authored "Health Care for Older Persons in England and the United States: A Contrast of Systems and Values"

Michael K. Gusmano (Cohort 2 — Yale Alumni List) 

has co-authored with S. Allin "Health Care for Older Persons in England and the United States: A Contrast of Systems and Values" (Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, 2011 36(1):89-118). 

Dr. Gusmano is Associate Professor of Health Policy in the School of Public Health at Rutgers University
July 11, 2011

Kevin M. Esterling has authored "'Deliberative Disagreement' in U.S. Health Policy Committee Hearings"

Kevin M. Esterling (Cohort 7 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

has authored “'Deliberative Disagreement' in U.S. Health Policy Committee HearingsLegislative Studies Quarterly (Volume 36, Issue 2, pages 169–198, May 2011)

Dr. Esterling is Professor of Political Science and Public Policy in the Department of Political Science and School of Public Policy at University of California, Riverside
July 11, 2011

Carol A. Caronna has authored “Clash of Logics, Crisis of Trust: Entering the Era of Public For-profit Health Care?” and "Why Use Qualitative Methods to Study Health Care Organizations? Insights from Multi-level Case Studies."

Carol A. Caronna (Cohort 7 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

has authored  “Clash of Logics, Crisis of Trust:  Entering the Era of Public For-profit Health Care?” Chapter 13 in Handbook of the Sociology of Health, Illness, and Healing: A Blueprint for the 21st Century (New York, NY: Springer, 2010) and  "Why Use Qualitative Methods to Study Health Care Organizations?  Insights from Multi-level Case Studies."  Chapter 4 in The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Methods in Health Research (London, UK: Sage Publications Ltd., 2010). 

Dr. Caronna is Professor in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, & Criminal Justice at Towson University
July 11, 2011

Damon Centola has authored "The Spread of Behavior in an Online Social Network Experiment"

Damon Centola (Cohort 13 — Harvard Alumni List) 

has authored "The Spread of Behavior in an Online Social Network Experiment" ( Science, September 2010: Vol. 329 no. 5996 pp. 1194-1197 ). This article has received the 2011 Outstanding Article Publication Award from the Mathematical Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association. 

Dr. Centola is Associate Professor and Director of Network Dynamics Group in the at University of Pennsylvania
July 11, 2011

Tim Buthe was the guest editor of a special issue of Business and Politics

Tim Bϋthe (Cohort 14 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

was the guest editor of a special issue of Business and Politics ( Volume 12, Issue 3 (2010) Private Regulation in the Global Economy, Berkeley Electronic Press). 

Dr. Bϋthe is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science and Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University
July 11, 2011

Alice Goffman is the recipient of the American Sociological Association's 2011 Dissertation Award

Alice Goffman (Cohort 17 — Michigan Alumni List) 

is the recipient of the American Sociological Association's 2011 Dissertation Award that honors the best Ph.D. dissertation from among those submitted by advisors and mentors in the discipline. 

Dr. Goffman is Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology at University of Wisconsin-Madison
July 11, 2011

Daniel P. Carpenter is the recipient of the Midwest Political Science Association's 2011 Herbert Simon Award

Daniel P. Carpenter (Cohort 5 — Michigan Alumni List) 

is the recipient of the Midwest Political Science Association's 2011 Herbert Simon Award for his career scientific contributions to the study of public administration. In addition, he has been appointed to the National Academy of Sciences (Institute of Medicine) Committee on Scientific Standards for Studies on Reduced Risk Tobacco Products.

Dr. Carpenter is Allie S. Freed Professor of Government in the Department of Government at Harvard University
July 11, 2011

Brian Goesling has been promoted to Senior Researcher

Brian Goesling (Cohort 10 — Michigan Alumni List) 

has been promoted to Senior Researcher at Mathematica Policy Research.

Dr. Goesling is Associate Director of Human Services Research in the at Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
July 11, 2011

John H. Cawley was promoted to Professor

John Cawley (Cohort 6 — Michigan Alumni List) 

was promoted to Professor in the Departments  of Policy Analysis and Management And Economics at Cornell University. Dr. Cawley was also appointed a co-director of new Institute for Health Economics, Health Behaviors and Disparities at Cornell University starting July 1, 2011.

Dr. Cawley is Professor in the Departments of Policy Analysis and Management, and Economics at Cornell University
July 11, 2011