Quincy Thomas Stewart

Cohort 13 — Michigan Alumni List
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology
Faculty Fellow, Institute for Policy Research
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Dr. Stewart received his PhD in Demography and Sociology from the University of Pennsylvania, and his Bachelor of Science degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from Norfolk State Univeresity. He is interested in the dynamic processes that create inequalities in socioeconomic status, health and mortality. Stewart has published on quantitative methods for studying inequality, the estimation of mortality, and on racial and ethnic disparities in socioeconomic status, health and mortality. His current work includes: 1) analyzing racial inequality using agent-based models, 2) examining the role of disease prevalence in mortality outcomes, and 3) analyzing racial disparities in attitudes, socioeconomic status and health outcomes. Before joining Northwestern in 2011, Professor Stewart was on the faculty at Indiana University for 9 years as a member of the Department of Sociology.

Discipline: Sociology