I can mentor projects that examine social determinants of any outcomes related to health and wellbeing across the whole life course. My research focuses on two settings: USA and China. I typically use existing survey data to examine research questions related to social contexts of health and wellbeing using a variety of statistical methods.
Social & Behavioral Science
Volunteer; Prepare a UROP proposal; Write an Honors Thesis; Earn independent study credit
Students do literature review and run statistical analysis. Students will also use Endnote to manage the references.
Students can can gain experience in social science research. Students can also potentially get a first-authored or co-authored publication out of this work
if this is a student-led project, then the student will need to commit at least ten hours per week. If this is a project that I lead, students can have flexible hours.
Having taken some introductory courses in statistics or methodology.