Announcing the Visiting Scholar Class of 2021-2022

January 26, 2021

The Russell Sage Foundation is pleased to announce the selection of 17 Visiting Scholars for the 2021-2022 academic year. While in residence at RSF in New York City, they will pursue research and writing projects that reflect the foundation’s commitment to strengthening the social sciences and conducting research to “improve social and living conditions in the United States." Among the research topics of this multi-disciplinary group are immigration and immigrant integration, race and diversity, social and political movements, employers' labor practices, gender inequality and mothers’ labor force participation.

To read about each scholar’s project, please click the links below or visit the incoming scholars page on our website.

Maria Abascal (New York University)
Sareeta Amrute (University of Washington, Seattle)
Amada Armenta (University of California, Los Angeles)
James Bachmeier (Temple University)
Monica Bell (Yale University)
John Bound (University of Michigan)
Arline Geronimus (University of Michigan)
Jennifer Glass (University of Texas, Austin)
Pilar Gonalons-Pons (University of Pennsylvania)
Diana Hernández (Columbia University)
Harry Holzer (Georgetown University)
Daniel Hopkins (University of Pennsylvania)
Gwyneth McClendon (New York University)
Samuel L. Myers, Jr. (University of Minnesota)
Steven O. Roberts (Stanford University)
Kirsten Swinth (Fordham University)
Jennifer Van Hook (Pennsylvania State University)


RSF: The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal of original empirical research articles by both established and emerging scholars.


The Russell Sage Foundation offers grants and positions in our Visiting Scholars program for research.


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