1 Conley Vita DALTON CONLEY 153 Wallace Hall Phone: (609) Princeton, NJ EMPLOYMENT Henry Putnam University Professor in Sociology Faculty Affiliate, Office of Population Research Faculty Affiliate, Center for Health and Wellbeing Faculty Affiliate, Kahneman-Treisman Center for Behavioral Science & Public Policy Princeton University Princeton, NJ Dean of Arts and Sciences (pro bono) University of the People; The World s Tuition-Free Online University Research Associate National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Cambridge, MA Adjunct Professor of Community Medicine Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York, NY University Professor (Professor of Sociology, Medicine & Public Policy) New York University New York, NY Dean for the Social Sciences New York University New York, NY Senior Vice Provost New York University New York, NY Chair, Department of Sociology New York University New York, NY Senior Advisor (pro bono) United Nations Millennium Project New York, NY Associate Full Professor of Sociology (and Public Policy) & Director, Center for Advanced Social Science Research New York University New York, NY Assistant Professor, Departments of Sociology & African and African-American Studies; Resident Assistant Professor, Departments of Sociology & African and African-American Studies; Resident Fellow, Institution for Social and Policy Studies Yale University New Haven, CT
2 Dalton Conley 2 POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholar in Health Policy Research U.C. Berkeley Berkeley, CA EDUCATION 2014 Doctor of Philosophy in Biology (Genomics) Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New York University (Advisor: Mark L. Siegal) 2009 Master of Science in Biology Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New York University 1996 Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology (with Distinction) Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Columbia University (Advisor: Seymour Spilerman) 1992 Master in Public Policy and Administration School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University 1990 Bachelor of Arts in Humanities College of Letters and Science, University of California at Berkeley 1986 Stuyvesant High School New York, N.Y. VISITING APPOINTMENTS Visiting Professor Department of Sociology Princeton University Princeton, NJ Visiting Fellow Russell Sage Foundation New York, NY 2013 Visiting Fellow (Summer) SFB 882 From Heterogeneities to Inequalities University of Bielefeld Bielefeld, Germany Visiting Scholar Center on Inequality and the Life Course Yale University New Haven, CT 2012 Visiting Scholar (Summer)
3 Dalton Conley 3 Institute for Behavioral Sciences University of Colorado Boulder, CO 2011 Distinguished Visiting Professor (Summer) University of Auckland Auckland, New Zealand 2001 Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Sociology (Fall) Yale University New Haven, CT 2001 Visiting Associate Professor, Department of Sociology (Spring) Princeton University Princeton, NJ HONORS / AWARDS 2013 Russell Sage Foundation Fellowship 2012 Elected to the Sociological Research Association 2012 Elected Chair of the Children and Youth Section; American Sociological Association 2011 Guggenheim Fellowship 2011 Claude S. Fischer Award for Best Writing in Contexts 2009 Fellow, French-American Foundation Young Leaders Program 2009 Innovative Idea Champion, Corporation for Enterprise Development 2007 Elected to permanent membership in the Council on Foreign Relations Elected to the Executive Council, American Sociological Association 2006 Fellow, Young Leaders Forum, National Committee on U.S.-China Relations 2006 SEED Magazine Innovative Mind Award; Seed Media Group 2006 Awarded an American Marshall Memorial Fellowship from The German Marshall Fund of the United States (Unable to Accept) Alan T. Waterman Medal, National Science Foundation 2005 International Affairs Fellowship, Council on Foreign Relations 2001 Elected to the NYU of Society of Fellows
4 Dalton Conley Selected for Fellowship at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford, California (Unable to Accept) Research Fellowship, Gilder-Lehrman Center of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition, Yale University 1997 American Sociological Association Dissertation Award for Best Dissertation 1996 Doctoral Thesis Awarded Departmental Distinction, Columbia University 1995 American Sociological Association Community and Urban Sociology Section Paper Award 1994 American Sociological Association Community and Urban Sociology Section Paper Award Columbia University President s Fellowship Paul F. Lazarsfeld Fellowship in Sociology 1986 Westinghouse Science Talent Search: Semifinalist GRANT SUPPORT P.I. Dalton Conley $132,997 Russell Sage Foundation ( ) GxE and Health Inequality across the Life Course P.I. Mizuko Ito / Dalton Conley $310,845 John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Subcontract from UCI for Research Network on Connected Learning 2011 P.I. Dalton Conley $35,000 John Simon Guggenheim Foundation; Individual Fellowship In Search of Missing Heritability P.I. Dalton Conley $500,000 National Science Foundation (SES ) Alan T. Waterman Award P.I.s Dalton Conley & A. Lareau $30,830 Russell Sage Foundation ( ) Social Class: How Does it Work? P.I. Dalton Conley $150,000 The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (R03 HD )
5 Dalton Conley 5 Wealth and Health: Race, Assets and Child Development with W. Jean Yeung P.I. Dalton Conley $201,610 CAREER Award, National Science Foundation Social and Behavioral Sciences Division (SES ) Sibling, Cousin & Neighbor Differences in Child Development P.I. Dalton Conley $217,559 Robert Wood Johnson Investigator Award in Health Policy Research (038651) Family, Community and Health: A Latent Variable Approach P.I. Dalton Conley Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation $16,000 Grant in support of the Center for Advanced Social Science Research High School Fellowship Program for Disadvantaged High School s P.I. Neil Bennett Smith Richardson Foundation Grant $155,000 Co-author, Racial and Ethnic Differences in Low Birth Weight and Child Cognitive Development: Understanding Causal Mechanisms P.I. Neil Bennett C.S. Mott Foundation Grant $100,000 Co-author, One in Four: A Statistical Portrait of America s Youngest Poor Citizens P.I. Seymour Spilerman $5,500 National Science Foundation ( ) Dissertation Research Grant 1995 P.I. Jeanne Brooks-Gunn $2,500 Center for Young Children and Families Teachers College Columbia University, Dissertation Research Grant PUBLICATIONS Academic Books: 2017 The Genome Factor: What the Social Genomics Revolution Reveals About Ourselves, Our History and the Future. with Jason Fletcher. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press The Starting Gate: Birth Weight and Life Chances with Kate Strully and Neil G. Bennett. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press Being Black, Living in the Red: Race, Wealth and Social Policy in America. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press. (2009) 10 th Anniversary Edition with a New Afterword.
6 Dalton Conley 6 Trade Books: 2014 Parentology: Everything You Wanted to Know About the Science of Raising Children but Were Too Exhausted to Ask. New York: Simon and Schuster Elsewhere, U.S.A.: How We Got from the Company Man, Family Dinners and the Affluent Society to the Home Office, BlackBerry Moms and Economic Anxiety. New York: Pantheon Books. Paperback Edition: Vintage Books The Pecking Order: Which Siblings Succeed and Why. New York: Pantheon Books. Paperback Edition: Vintage Books Honky. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press. Paperback Edition: Vintage Contemporaries Textbook: 2009 You May Ask Yourself An Introduction to Thinking like a Sociologist. New York: W.W. Norton and Company. 2 nd Edition, rd Edition, th Edition, th Edition, Edited Volumes: 2008 Social Class: How Does it Work? (co-edited with Annette Lareau); New York: Russell Sage Foundation Press After the Bell Family Background and Educational Success. (co-edited by Karen Albright). London & New York: Routledge Wealth and Poverty in America: A Reader. (Edited, with an Introduction) Oxford: Blackwell. Journal Articles: Lee, B. and D. Conley Robust Null Findings on Offspring Sex and Political Orientation. Social Forces. Conley, D., Swapping and the Social Psychology of Disadvantaged American Populations. Journal of Consumer Psychology. Conley, D., Laidley, T., Belsky, D.W., Fletcher, J.M., Boardman, J.D. and Domingue, B.W., Assortative mating and differential fertility by phenotype and genotype across the 20th century. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, p
7 Dalton Conley 7 Conley, D., Laidley, T.M., Boardman, J.D. and Domingue, B.W., Changing Polygenic Penetrance on Phenotypes in the 20th Century among Adults in the US Population. Scientific Reports, 6, p Okbay A. et al Genetic associations with subjective well-being also implicate depression and neuroticism. Nature Genetics. 48, Okbay, A., et al., Genome-wide association study identifies 74 loci associated with educational attainment. Nature, 533(7604), pp Conley, D. and Domingue, B., The Bell Curve Revisited: Testing Controversial Hypotheses with Molecular Genetic Data. Sociological Science, 3, pp Conley, D. and Malaspina, D., Socio-genomics and structural competency. Journal of bioethical inquiry, pp Conley, D Socio-Genomic Research Using Genome-Wide Molecular Data. Annual Review of Sociology 42: Domingue, BW, D Conley, J Fletcher, JD Boardman Cohort Effects in the Genetic Influence on Smoking. Behavior genetics 46 (1), Schmitz, L and D Conley The Long-Term Consequences of Vietnam-Era Conscription and Genotype on Smoking Behavior and Health. Behavior genetics 46 (1), Lee, B and D Conley Does the Gender of Offspring Affect Parental Political Orientation? Social Forces, doi: /sf/sov098. Rauscher, E, D Conley, ML Siegal Sibling genes as environment: Sibling dopamine genotypes and adolescent health support frequency dependent selection. Social science research 54, Schmitz, L and D Conley Modeling Gene Environment Interactions with Quasi Natural Experiments. Journal of personality. DOI: /jopy Conley, D Genotyping a new, national household panel study: White paper prepared for NSF-sponsored Conference, May Journal of Economic and Social Measurement 40 (1-4), Domingue, BW, DW Belsky, D Conley, KM Harris, JD Boardman Polygenic Influence on Educational Attainment. AERA Open 1 (3), Peyrot, W.J. et al The association between lower educational attainment and depression owing to shared genetic effects; Results in~ subjects. Molecular psychiatry 20 (6),
8 Dalton Conley 8 Peng, X and D Conley The implication of health insurance for child development and maternal nutrition: evidence from China. The European Journal of Health Economics, Weininger, EB, A Lareau, D Conley What Money Doesn't Buy: Class Resources and Children's Participation in Organized Extracurricular Activities. Social Forces, sov071. Conley, D., B. Domingue, D. Cesarini, C. Dawes, N. Rietveld, J. Boardman Is the effect of parental education on offspring biased or moderated by genotype? Sociological Science. 2: DOI: /v2.a6. Moran, E. et al Opinion: Building a 21 st Century Infrastructure for the Social Sciences. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 111: doi: /pnas Rietveld, C.A. et al Replicability and Robustness of GWAS for Behavioral Traits. Psychological Science. 25: doi: / Conley, D How I Became a Socio-Genomicist. Contexts. Fall: Domingue, B.W, J. Fletcher, D. Conley and J.D. Boardman Reply to Abdellaoui et al.: Interpreting GAM Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi/ /pnas Rietveld, C.A. et al Common Genetic Variants Associated with Cognitive Performance Identified Using Proxy-Phenotype Method. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: /pnas Conley, D., J. Fletcher and C. Dawes The Emergence of Socio-Genomics. Contemporary Sociology. 43: doi: / Domingue, B.W, J. Fletcher, D. Conley and J.D. Boardman Genetic and Educational Assortative Mating among U.S. Adults. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: /pnas Conley, D., M.L. Siegal, B. Domingue, M. McQueen, K.M. Harris, J. Boardman Testing the Key Assumption of Heritability Estimates Based on Genome-wide Genetic Relatedness. Journal of Human Genetics. Advance online publication, March 6, 2014; doi: /jhg Conley, D. and E. Rauscher The Effect of Daughters on Partisanship and Social Attitudes toward Women. Sociological Forum. 28: Conley, Dalton and Thompson, Jason The Effects of Health and Wealth Shocks on Retirement Decisions. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Review. 95:
9 Dalton Conley 9 Conley, D., E. Rauscher, E., C. Dawes, P.K. Magnusson, & M.L Siegal Heritability and the Equal Environments Assumption: Evidence from Multiple Samples of Misclassified Twins. Behavior Genetics. 43: Fletcher, Jason M., and Dalton Conley The Challenge of Causal Inference in Gene Environment Interaction Research: Leveraging Research Designs From the Social Sciences. American Journal of Public Health S1: S42-S45. Conley, D. E. Rauscher and M. Siegal Beyond orchids and dandelions: Testing the 5HTT risky allele for evidence of phenotypic capacitance and frequency dependent selection. Biodemography and Social Biology. 59: Rietveld, C.A. et al GWAS of 126,559 Individuals Identifies Genetic Variants Associated with Educational Attainment. Science. DOI: /science Conley, D. and E. Rauscher Genetic Interactions with Prenatal Social Environment: Effects on Academic and Behavioral Outcomes. Journal of Health and Social Behavior. 54: Heerwig, J. and D. Conley The Causal Effects of Vietnam-Era Military Service on Post- War Family Dynamics. Social Science Research. 42: Conley, D. and K. Strully "Birth Weight, Infant Mortality, and Race: Twin Comparisons and Genetic/Environmental Inputs". Social Science and Medicine. 75: Benjamin, D.J., D. Cesarini, M.J.H.M. van der Loos, C.T. Dawes, P.D. Koellinger, P. K.E. Magnusson, C.F. Chabris, D. Conley, D.I. Laibson, M. Johannesson, and P.M. Visscher The Molecular Genetic Architecture of Economic and Political Preferences. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 109: Conley, D. and J. Heerwig The Long-Term Effects of Military Conscription on Mortality: Estimates from the Vietnam-era Draft Lottery. Demography. 49: Conley, D. and B. McCabe Bribery or just desserts? Evidence on the influence of Congressional reproductive policy voting patterns on PAC contributions from exogenous variation in the sex mix of legislator offspring. Social Science Research. 41: Conley, D. and J. Heerwig The War at Home: Effects of Vietnam-Era Military Service on Postwar Household Stability. American Economic Review (Papers and Proceedings). 101: Conley, D. and B. McCabe Body Mass Index and Physical Attractiveness: Evidence from a Combination Image-Alteration / List Experiment. Sociological Methods and Research. 40: Conley, D One Thing I Know: Falling Upward. Contexts. 10: 84. (Winner of the Claude S. Fischer Award)
10 Dalton Conley 10 Conley, D Commentary: Reading Plomin and Daniels in the Post-Genomic Age. International Journal of Epidemiology. 40: Conley, D Liberalism and the New Inequality. Breakthrough Journal. 1: Conley, D Commentary: Tax Revolts, Pregnancy Envy, Race, and the Death Tax. Tax Law Review. 63: Conley, D The Promise and Challenges of Incorporating Genetic Data into Longitudinal Social Science Surveys and Research. Biodemography and Social Biology, 55: Conley, D Seeking SWF: In this time of global financial crisis, America needs a sovereign wealth fund of its own. Democracy: A Journal of Ideas. 12: Conley, D. and R. Glauber All in the family? Family composition, resources, and sibling similarity in socioeconomic status. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility. 26: NBER Working Paper # Yeung, W.J. and D. Conley The Black-White Achievement Gap and Family Wealth. Child Development. 79: Conley, D. and R. Glauber Wealth Mobility and Volatility in Black and White. Washington, D.C.: Center for American Progress. Conley, D. and R. Glauber Family Background, Race and Labor Market Inequality. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science. 609: Conley, D. and R. Glauber Parental Educational Investment and Children s Academic Risk: Estimates of the Impact of Sibship Size and Birth Order from Exogenous Variation in Fertility. Journal of Human Resources. 41: Conley, D., K.M. Pfeiffer, and M. Velez Explaining Sibling Differences in Achievement and Behavioral Outcomes: The Importance of Within- and Between-Family Factors. Social Science Research. 56: Conley, D. and R. Glauber Gender, Body Mass and Socioeconomic Status: New Evidence from the PSID. Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research. 17: Conley, D. and K. Strully Low Birth Weight and Infant Mortality: A Twin Difference Approach. Economics and Human Biology. 4: Conley, D. and M. Ryvicker The Price of Female Headship: The Effect of Gender and Family Structure on Savings, Inheritance and Wealth Accumulation. Journal of Income Distributions. 13:
11 Dalton Conley 11 Conley, D. and B. Gifford Home Ownership, Social Insurance and the Welfare State. Sociological Forum. 21: Conley, D Urban Dynamics in New York City: Commentary. Economic Policy Review. 11: Conley D. and Jean Yeung Black-White Differences in Occupational Prestige: Their Impact on Child Development. American Behavioral Scientist. 48: Strully, K. and D. Conley Reconsidering Risk: Biosocial Interactions and their Implications for Health Policy: The Case of Low Birth Weight. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law. 29: Conley, D How Much is Forty Acres Worth Today? The Debate over Reparations for African Americans. Contexts. 1: Conley, D., A. Douglass, R.D.G. Kelley and M. Marable Whiteness in New York City: A Critical Dialogue Souls. 4: Conley, D Editorial: Introduction to the Special Issue on Race and Ethnicity. Sociological Forum. 17: Conley, D. and N. Bennett Letter: Outcomes in Young Adulthood for Very-Low-Birth- Weight-Infants. New England Journal of Medicine. 347: 141. Conley, D. and K. Springer The Welfare State and Infant Mortality. American Journal of Sociology. 107: Conley, D. and N. Bennett Birth Weight and Income: Interactions across Generations. Journal of Health and Social Behavior. 42: Conley, D. and M. Ryvicker Race, Class and Social Control in the Streets. Sociological Forum. 16: Conley, D A Room of One s Own or A Room with a View? Housing and Educational Stratification. Sociological Forum. 16: (Winner of the 1995 Community and Urban Sociology Paper Award.) Conley, D Capital for College: Parental Assets and Educational Attainment. Sociology of Education. 74: Conley, D Decomposing the Black-White Wealth Gap: The Role of Parental Resources, Inheritance, and Investment Dynamics. Sociological Inquiry. 71: Conley, D The Racial Wealth Gap: Implications for Philanthropy in the Black Community. Nonprofit and Volunteer Sector Quarterly. 29:
12 Dalton Conley 12 Conley, D Sibship Sex Composition and the Educational Attainment of Men and Women. Social Science Research. 29: Conley, D. and N. Bennett Is Biology Destiny: Birth Weight and Life Chances. American Sociological Review. 65: Conley, D. and N. Bennett Race and the Inheritance of Low Birth Weight. Social Biology. 47: Conley, D Getting into the Black: Race, Wealth and Public Policy. Political Science Quarterly. 114: Aber, L., N. Bennett, D. Conley, J. Li The Effects of Poverty on Child Health and Cognitive Development. Annual Review of Public Health. 18: Conley, D Getting it Together: Social and Institutional Obstacles to Getting off the Streets Sociological Forum. 11: (Winner of the 1994 Community and Urban Sociology Paper Award). Chapters in Books: Torche, F. and D. Conley A Pound of Flesh: The use of birth weight as a measure of human capital endowment in economics research. The Oxford Handbook of Economics and Human Biology. Oxford: Oxfords University Press. Conley, D In Search of GE: Why We Have Not Documented a Gene-Social Environment Interaction Yet. Biosocial Foundations of Family Processes. Pp in Booth, Alan; McHale, Susan M.; Landale, Nancy S. (Eds.) Series: National Symposium on Family Issues. New York: Springer. Conley, D How (Not) to Study Genes as a Social Scientist or Learning to Love Animal Models, in Bernice Pescosolido, Jack K. Martin, Jane D. McLeod and Anne Rogers (eds.) Handbook of the Sociology of Health, Illness, and Healing: A Blueprint for the 21st Century (Handbooks of Sociology and Social Research). New York: Springer.. Conley, D Rich Man s Burden. in Steven Johnson, ed., The Best Technology Writing New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. Reprinted from The New York Times. 9/3/08. Conley, D Reading Class between the Lines (of this Volume) in Annette Lareau and Dalton Conley, editors, Social Class: How Does it Work? New York: Russell Sage Foundation Press. Conley, D Bringing Siblings into Class Analysis in Anette Lareau and Dalton Conley, editors, Social Class: How Does it Work? New York: Russell Sage Foundation Press.
13 Dalton Conley 13 Conley, D What Do Low (or High) Sibling Correlations Tell Us about Social Ascription? in David Grusky, editor, Social Stratification: Class, Race, and Gender in Sociological Perspective (3 rd Edition). Westview Press. Conley, D Poverty and Life Chances: The Conceptualization and Study of the Poor. Pp in The Handbook of Sociology. Edited by Craig Calhoun, Chris Rojek and Bryan S. Turner. Sage Limited, U.K. Conley, D. and T. Baldwin Racial Stratification in the U.S. After Emancipation: Effects on Occupation and Ownership. Patrick Weil, Mickaëlla Périna, and Laurent Dubois, eds., Colonization, Slavery and Afterward. Working Paper, Gilder-Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition, Yale University. Conley, D Calculating Slavery Reparations: Theory, Numbers and Implications. Politics and the Past: On Repairing Historical Injustices. Edited by John Torpey. Rowan and Littlefield. Conley, D Equity Inequity. Annual Editions: American Government (New York: McGraw Hill / Dushkin, 2002 & 2003); originally appearing in The Nation. 3/26/01; 272(12): Conley, D Universal Freckle, lead chapter in The Making and Unmaking of Whiteness, Eric Klinenberg, Irene Nexica, Birgit Brander Rasmussen, Jillian Sandell, and Matt Wray, editors. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. * Peer reviewed. Reprinted in Privilege (edited by Michael S. Kimmel) ABC-Clio Press. Conley, D Why Assets? Toward a New Framework on Social Stratification forthcoming in the Ford Foundation Volume, The Mechanisms and Benefits of Spreading Asset Ownership among the Poor. Russell Sage Foundation. Conley, D Wealth Matters excerpted from Being Black, Living in the Red in Race, Class and Gender: An Anthology. Margaret L. Andersen and Patricia Hill Collins, Eds. 4 th Edition. Wadsworth Press. Conley, D Being Black, Living in the Red excerpted from Being Black, Living in the Red in Understanding Society: Readings in the Sociological Perspective. Margaret L. Andersen, Kim A. Logio and Howard F. Taylor, Eds. Wadsworth Press. Zukin, S., D. Conley et al The Bubbling Cauldron: The Interaction of the Global and the Local in New York City Restaurants in The Culture of Cities. (S. Zukin). Other Articles: 2015 Big Data, Big Obstacles. with Aber et al. Chronicle of Higher Education. (Feb) 2014 Sons, Stress and Partisanship. Nautil.us (May)
14 Dalton Conley Kids and Parental Divorce. Atlantic.com (4/16) 2014 Were Your Parents Rich? Maybe You Should Pay More in Taxes. with Yo Jeremijenko-Conley. Washington Post (3/28) 2014 What is Conscious Uncoupling? Vogue.com (3/27) 2014 Parent like a Mad Scientist. Time.com (3/26) 2014 Dalton Conley Answers Parenting Questions Freakonomics.com (3/26) 2014 A Boy Named Sue? Why Not? Salon.com (3/22) 2013 What OWS Should Ask for on its Two-Year Anniversary. Huffpost.com (9/17) 2013 A Girl Named North? Vogue.com (6/27) 2013 The Slippery Meaning of Angelina and BRCA. Huffpost.com (6/19) 2012 America s Other Immigration Problem. with Jacqueline Stevens. Slate. (4/26) 2012 Harvard by Lottery. Chronicle of Higher Education. (4/1) 2011 Blacks Need to Reinvent Marriage. New York Times, Room for Debate Blog. (12/20) 2011 Cell Phone Weighs Down Backpack of Self-Discovery. Bloomberg. (8/29) 2011 When Roommates Were Random. New York Times. (8/28) 2011 Wired for Distraction. Time Magazine. (2/21) 2011 Building a Bigger House. with Jacqueline Stevens. New York Times. (1/24) 2010 Abbie Hoffman Goes to College. Chronicle of Higher Education. (10/31) 2010 Linkrights and Wrongs. Chronicle of Higher Education. 8/ icollege Makeover in New York Newsweek. 7/ Reasonable People Disagree: Connectivity and Family Life. GOOD. 6/ Raising E and Yo Xing Heyno Augustus Eisner Alexander Weiser Knuckles. Psychology Today. 3/ Don t Blame the Billionaires. American Prospect. November.
15 Dalton Conley All Work and No Play: Web-Connected Toys are Turning Our Kids into Little Drones. ID Magazine. September/October In-Flight Menace: Wireless Chatter. New York Times, Room for Debate Blog. 9/ Safe at Home. New York Times. 8/ Disparate Lives: Why the Ricci Decision Won t Change Racial (In)equality. Huffington Post. 7/ The Allure of Green: Why environmentalism is important to an affluent class of Americans. The New Republic (online). 5/ Crime Migrates from the Street to the Spreadsheet. Chronicle of Higher Education. 5/ America is # 15? The Nation. 3/ Women Have Come a Long Way. Washington Post. 2/ The BlackBerry First Family. Huffington Post. 1/ Welcome to Elsewhere. Newsweek. 1/ The Social Limits of Knowledge in an Age of Easy Information. Chronicle of Higher Education. 12/ Rich Man s Burden: Reply to Timothy Noah. Slate. 9/ Rich Man s Burden. New York Times. 9/3. Reprinted in Steven Johnson, ed., The Best Technology Writing New Haven, CT: Yale University Press A Golden Parachute for Everyone? Pathways. Summer 2008 Idea Lab: Network Nation, America s New Deal. New York Times Magazine. 6/ Go on a Savings Spree. New York Times. 2/ Ending Urban Poverty: Introduction. Boston Review. Jan/Feb How Voters Can Protect Against Their Inner Biases. Chronicle of Higher Education. 8/ Much Ado about Birth Order. Huffington Post. 6/27.
16 Dalton Conley Spread the Wealth of Spousal Rights. New York Times. 5/ The Space-Time of Poverty Boston Review. March. (Reprinted in Current, June 2007: 493) 2006 The Limits of Identity Politics Chronicle of Higher Education. 12/ The Deciding Vote. New York Times. 11/ Charles Murray s New Plan: Ending the Welfare State as We Know It Boston Review. September / October Americans Need a Toaster IRA. Los Angeles Times. 9/ The Silver Lining in the SAT Snafu. Salon. 3/ Why My "Man s Right to Choose. Abortion Argument is Made from a Feminist Perspective. Huffington Post. 12/ A Man s Right to Choose. New York Times. 12/ Turning the Tax Tables to Help the Poor. New York Times. 11/ John Edwards Problem Brother. Los Angeles Times. 9/ How to Raise Successful Children: What We Can Learn from Sibling Differences. Worth. July Issue Whether They Work or Not, Moms Set and Example. USA Today. 5/ Two Is Enough: Why Large Families Shouldn t Get a Tax Break. Slate. 3/ For Siblings, Inequality Starts at Home. Chronicle of Higher Education. 3/ My Brother the Bum. Forbes 3/ The New Science of Natural Experiments. Chronicle of Higher Education. 12/ The Compassionate Conservative is a Radical. New York Newsday. 11/ Junk the Machine and Local Politics Will Be Fine. New York Newsday. 9/ Is Activism Dead? Newsweek Online. 6/ Reward but no Risk. New York Times. 5/10.
17 Dalton Conley A Battle for Hearts, Minds and Burgers. Los Angeles Times. 2/ The Cost of Slavery. New York Times. 2/ The Importance of Being White: Now a Curriculum on the Most Privileged Race. New York Newsday. 10/ The Afghan Handshake. Salon. 11/ La Couleur du Patrimonie. The Guardian and Le Monde Diplomatique. (September Pp 26-27) Distance Has Totally Collapsed New York Times. 9/ How to Widen the Black-White Wealth Gap. Salon. 4/ Equity Inequity. The Nation. 3/26/01; 272(12): Reprinted in Annual Editions: American Government (New York: McGraw Hill / Dushkin, 2002 & 2003) Put Your Pencils Down: On Getting Rid of the SAT. Feed Magazine. 3/ Housing Policy is Education Policy. New York Daily News. 3/ Raphael s Loft Urban Latino Magazine. March issue Who s Your Nanny? Feed Magazine. 1/ What You Lookin At? Three Writers Talk About Growing up White in a Black Neighborhood. Salon. 12/ Harsh Lesson: On why the debate over school vouchers misses the point. Feed Magazine. 12/ A Free Election Market Failure. Salon. 11/ Mad (Social) Scientist. Contentville. 12/ Judging Graffiti. New York Times, City Section. 11/ White Boy in the Projects. Chronicle of Higher Education. 11/ Learning Whiteness. The New York Times Magazine. 7/ Forty Acres and a Mule. National Forum. 80:21-24.
18 Dalton Conley Digging up Roots on Alex Haley s Farm. Amsterdam News. 2/29; pg Back from Behind Enemy Lines. Time (International). Book Reviews: 2011 The New Together. American Prospect. 1/ Making Sense of the Seventies Chronicle of Higher Education. 10/ Wasted Privilege: Review of Lost in the Meritocracy. Forbes. 6/ Behind Fortune s Smile: Review of Outliers American Prospect.1/ Without a Net: Middle Class and Homeless (with Kids) (Kennedy); Washington Post American Dream (DeParle); American Prospect (November) 2004 The Working Poor (Shipler); Boston Globe Color and Money: Politics and Prospects for Community Reinvestment in Urban America (Squires and O Connor); Contemporary Sociology American Project: The Life and Death of a Modern Ghetto (Venkatesh); American Journal of Sociology The Color of Opportunity: Pathways to Work, Family and Welfare (Stier and Tienda); American Journal of Sociology Breakthrough Books: The New Economy and the World of Work. Lingua Franca. Vol. 11(4). May/June Persistent Disparity: Race and Economic Inequality in the United States since (Darity and Myers); Social Service Review. 75: Race, Money and the American Welfare State (Brown); American Journal of Sociology. 105: Resources, Deprivation and Poverty (Nolan and Whelan); American Journal of Sociology. COURSES TAUGHT Empirical Research Seminar Applied Quantitative Research Seminar From Proteins to People: Health and Society
19 Dalton Conley 19 The Human Universe: Introduction to Sociology Wealth and Poverty in America Race, Class and Public Policy How Stuff is Made Research Methods Ascription and Achievement in Modern Society Slouching Toward Causation: Statistics for the Social Sciences II OTHER PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS AND ACTIVITIES MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Connected Learning 2013 NIH SSP-A Review Panel Survey Committee, German Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP) German Institute for Economic Research, DIW-Berlin Board of Overseers, Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID) Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 2012 External Review Panel, College of Social Sciences and Humanities, Northeastern University, Boston, MA NIH Challenge Grant Panel of Distinguished Editors: ZRG1 RPHB-A (58) R 2006 NIH Review Panel, Mind-Body Interactions, Infrastructure, RFA-OD Scientific Advisory Board Member, Ira Flatow s Talking Science Scientific Advisory Board Member, Millennium Villages Project; Earth Institute, Columbia University Board Member, National Development and Research Institutes, Inc. (NDRI) 2005 Social Science Research Council, Committee on the Privatization of Risk 2004 NIH Review Panel (RFA-OB ; R21 SSS-N 51) Mind-Body Interactions and Health: Exploratory and Developmental Research 2003 NIH Review Panel (ZHD1 DSR-W 30 R): Intergenerational Family Resources Associate Editor, Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law Associate Editor, Contexts
20 Dalton Conley Member, Advancement Project 2002 Judge, NYC Junior Science and Humanities Symposium; New York Academy of Sciences 2002 Judge, Bruno Brand Book Award Simon Wiesenthal Center, Museum of Tolerance Member, Roster of Experts ; Institute for Public Accuracy Steering Committee: Urban Institute, Audrey Cohen College 2001 Social Science Research Council, Committee on Poverty and Health Judge, NYC Quality of Life Competition Consulting Editor, American Journal of Sociology Growing Wealth Working Group, Corporation for Enterprise Development International Sociological Association: Committee on Social Stratification; Committee on Sociology of Children American Sociological Association: Community and Urban Sociology Section of the ASA (Nominating Committee, 2002, 2003 [Chair]) Race and Ethnic Minorities Section: (Oliver Cox Awards Committee, 98-99) Sociology of Children Section: (Nominating Committee, 98-99; Session Organizer, 2001; Section Council Member ) Research Consultant, National Center for Children in Poverty Columbia University New York, NY NYU Yale University Committee on NSF Graduate Review ( ); FAS Committee on Promotions and Tenure ( ); University Committee on Undergraduate Affairs ( ); Alternate Faculty Senator ( )r; Graduate Admissions Committee (Chair, ), Computer Committee, Faculty Recruitment Committee, Colloquium Committee; Research Committee (Chair, ). Urban Studies Master Teacher: Draper Graduate Program; Steering Committee: Joint Degree Program in Diversity Studies University of Cape Town and New York University. Member, Board of Advisors, Office of Institutional Engagement Statlab Committee; Committee on the Economic Status of the Faculty; Program Faculty & Advisory Committee, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Program
21 Dalton Conley 21 SELECTED TRAINING RECORD Name / Dissertation Awards Michael Graetz Jonathan Bearak Fangqi Wen Gerard Torrats- Espinoza Thomas Laidley Level of Learner EUI Sociology NYU Sociology NYU Sociology NYU Sociology NYU Sociology Role in Training & Setting Dissertation Committee Reader Dissertation Committee Reader Inclusive Dates of Training 5/2014 Present 9/2014 Present Trainee s Current Position & Institution Employed Post-Doctoral Fellow: Nuffield College, Oxford University (9/15) Senior Research Scientist, Guttmacher Institute Advisor 9/2014 Present NYU Graduate Advisor 9/2014 Present NYU Graduate Advisor 9/ Present NYU Graduate Jason Fletcher WT Grant Scholar Mentor 9/2012 Present Abigail Weitzman Jason Thompson Yuan Geng Amelia Branigan Xiaobo Peng Emily Rauscher (IPUMS Award) Terra Lawson- Remer Jamie Napier Rebecca Glauber (SWS dissertation award) Anna Mussatti Kate Strully (PAA dissertation award) Asena Caner Karen Albright (Robert E. Park Award; ESS NYU Sociology NYU Sociology Health Economics Post-Doc Northwestern Sociology Health Economics Pre-Doc NYU Sociology NYU Law and Society Ph.D / JD NYU Psychology NYU Sociology NYU Economics NYU Sociology NYU Economics NYU Sociology Advisor 9/2011 Present Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin--Madison Post-Doctoral Fellow: University of Michigan (9/15) Advisor 9/2007- Present NYU Graduate Advisor 9/2012-8/2014 Dissertation Committee Reader 9/2013-8/2014 Advisor 9/2012-9/2013 Advisor & Dissertation Chair Advisor & Dissertation Chair Dissertation Committee Reader Advisor & Dissertation Chair Dissertation Committee Member Advisor & Dissertation Chair Dissertation Committee Member Advisor & Dissertation Chair 9/2007 6/2012 9/2006-6/2010 5/2009 9/2001 8/2007 9/2004-5/2006 9/2001 8/2005 9/2003-5/2004 1/2000 8/2004 Beijing Jiaotong University Post-doc., Cornell University Peking University School of Economics Assistant Professor, University of Kansas Assistant Professor New School / Senior Fellow, CFR Assistant Professor, Yale University Assistant Professor, University of New Hampshire Clinical Assistant Professor, Columbia University Associate Professor, SUNY-Albany Assistant Professor, Ankara Technical University Assistant Professor: University of Colorado Health Science Campus
22 Dalton Conley 22 Dissertation Award) Brian Gifford (ASA dissertation award) Kristen Springer NYU Sociology Yale Sociology Advisor & Dissertation Chair 1/2000 8/2003 Advisor 9/ /1999 Research Associate RAND Associate Professor, Rutgers University LANGUAGES Italian, Fluent; French, Proficient; Spanish, Reading Knowledge SELECTED INVITED LECTURES / PRESENTATIONS BY TOPIC Socio-Genomics Back to Pedigree Studies: On the Importance of Family Based GWAS, Conference on Genetics and Social Science, University of Chicago, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Global Working Group. (4/18/14) Using Misclassified Twins to Untangle the Knot of Nature-Nurture, Brooklyn Free Clinic, What s Next Conference. SUNY Downstate Medical School. (4/12/14) Genetic and social aspects of educational attainment do not moderate each other. NBER Health Economics Spring Meeting, Bethesda MD. (4/11/14) Genotype, Heritability and Education, Russell Sage Foundation (2/12/14) Deploying Molecular Genetics to Better Understand the Social Determinants of Health. Johns Hopkins, Bloomberg School of Public Health (2/4/14) Does Genotype Explain the Effect of Maternal Health on Offspring BMI? Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research. Rutgers University. New Brunswick, NJ (11/7/13) Integrating Genotype into the Status Attainment Model. Department of Sociology Colloquium. University of Oslo. Oslo, Norway (10/29/13) Estimating G x E Effects. Conference on registry data. University of Oslo. Oslo, Norway (10/28/13) Is the Status Attainment Model Biased by Genotype? IGSS Conference. Institute for Behavioral Sciences, University of Colorado. Boulder, CO (10/11/13) Health Transmission: Is it all genetic? Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Investigators Awards Annual Conference. Peachtree, GA (9/27/13) Integrating Genotype into the Status Attainment Model. RC-28 Conference. Trento, Italy (5/18/13) Invited Workshop on Utilizing Genetic Markers in Large Social Surveys, Center for Inequality and the Life Course, Yale University (1/26/13) Rosenberg Lecture, University of Maryland (10/19/12) Population Studies Center Colloquium, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (9/17/12) Integrating Genetics and the Social Sciences Conf., University of Colorado, Boulder, CO (8/15/12) Adventures of the Mind, University of Montana (8/12/11) Fifth Annual Analytic Sociology Conference Plenary, Columbia University, NY, NY (6/9/12) Workshop on Genetics and Social Science, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany (5/4/12) Invited Lecture, WZB, Berlin, Germany (5/3/12) Sociology and Population Studies Colloquium, University of Texas, Austin, TX (2/24/12) Demography Departmental Colloquium, University of California, Berkeley, CA (2/2/12) Summer Research Workshop, Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin, Madison,
23 Dalton Conley 23 WI (6/23/11) Integrating Genetics and the Social Sciences Conf., University of Colorado, Boulder, CO (6/1/11) G x E Conference, Columbia University, New York, NY (5/20/11) Social Determinants of Child Health Conf., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (5/18/11) Sociology of Education Association Conference, Monterey, CA (2/20/11) Departmental Colloquium, Stanford University. Stanford, CA (2/18/11) Falling Walls Conference. Berlin, Germany (11/9/10) RWJ Investigators Awards Conference, Chicago, IL Biology, Neurology, Sociology Conference. University of Umea, Umea, Sweden. (6/18/10) Summer Research Workshop, Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (6/9/10) Integrating Genetics and the Social Sciences Conf., University of Colorado, Boulder, CO (6/3/10) Taft Lecture, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH (5/21/10) Faculty of Economics, Australian National University, Canberra, AU. (12/15/09) Conference on Family. Penn State University. State College, PA (10/09/09) Adventures of the Mind. Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ (8/22/09) Health Systems Seminar Series. Columbia University. New York, NY (7/13/09) Conference on the Future of Men, NYU Steinhardt School, New York, NY (5/27/09) Parentology Boulder Bookstore, Boulder, CO (4/25/14) Institute for Public Knowledge, NYU. New York, NY (3/27/14) Elsewhere, U.S.A. Convocation Keynote, SUNY Broome Community College (4/6/12) Unleash 2011 (B2B Conference), Chicago, IL (6/2/11) Microsoft Imagine Conference, Bellevue, WA (3/30/11) Berlin School of Creative Leadership, New York, NY (1/27/11) Houston Community Colleges, Houston, TX (4/23/10) Powerhouse Books, Brooklyn, N.Y.(4/14/10) Thematic Panel. Eastern Sociological Society Annual Meeting, Boston, MA (3/20/10) Breakthrough Institute. Oakland, CA (6/24/09) Executive Institute, U.S. Department of the Treasury. Washington, DC (5/28/09) Managing Partners Conference, Parente-Randolph Accounting. Amelia Island, FL (5/21/09) The Calhoun School. New York, NY (5/5/09) Kansas City Public Library. Kansas City, MO (4/23/09) Demos Foundation, New York, NY (4/22/09) Global Business Network (GBN). San Francisco, CA (1/26/09) Military Service, Family and Health AEA Presidential Panel, Denver Colorado (1/7/11) Department of Economics, Health Economics Seminar, CUNY Graduate Center. New York, NY (10/26/07)
24 Dalton Conley 24 Institute for Health Policy Rutgers, University, New Brunswick, NJ Malaria, the Demographic Transition and Economic Development Global Health Program, Duke University, Durham, NC International Affairs Fellows Conference, Council on Foreign Relations. New York, NY (5/4/07) Sociology Department. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD (4/18/07) Department of Economics. New York University, New York, NY (3/20/07) Joint MIT-Harvard Economic Sociology Seminar. Cambridge, MA (2/7/07) Center for Advanced Social Science Research. New York University, New York, NY (2/1/07) Department of Sociology, University of Florida. Gainesville, FL (10/19/06) Population Studies. Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA (9/26/06) Health Economics Program. NBER Summer Institute, Cambridge, MA (7/23/06) Pecking Order Sibling Disparities Intra-Family Ascription Bowen Family Systems Theory Midwest Conference Keynote. Kansas City, MO (3/7/14) MacArthur Research Network on Connected Learning Workshop. Austin, TX (11/15/13) Siblings over the Life Course: Lifecourse Research Group Presentation, University of Bielefeld. Bielefeld, Germany (6/20/13) Saugaro Conference on Class and Civic Engagement. Harvard University. (5/18/10) Conference on Migration. Princeton University, Princeton, NJ (5/12/07) Keynote Bowen System Theory Conference. Fordham University, Bronx, NY (4/27/07) The Socioeconomics of Beauty. Invited Lecture, SEED Magazine/MOMA Salon. Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (4/26/07) Developmental Psychology Colloquium, Department of Applied Psychology. New York University, New York, NY (10/18/06) Keynote, District of Columbia Sociological Society, Annual Banquet. (5/3/06) Invited Lecture, Carolina Development Consortium, UNC. (2/13/06) Grand Rounds Lecture, Department of Psychiatry, Montefiore Hospital, Albert Einstein School of Medicine. Bronx, New York (12/15/05) Grand Rounds Lecture. Department of Community Medicine. Mt. Sinai School of Medicine. New York. (9/30/05). Invited Panel on the PSID. American Sociological Association Annual Conference, Montreal, Canada (8/12/05) Department of Sociology, Yale University, New Haven, CT. (9/15/05). Reed Smith Lecture, University of Pittsburgh, School of Social Work. (3/21/05) Sociology Department Colloquium, Harvard University. (11/30/04) Emory S. Bogardus Research Colloquium Series Lecture; University of Southern California. (11/5/04) Keynote, Heed University Annual Psychoanalytic Conference. New York, NY. (10/24/04). Rutgers University, (4/21/04). Invited Lecture: Eastern Sociological Society Annual Meeting, New York, NY, 2/21/04. Keynote: Children s Psychotherapy Project Annual Conference on Child Welfare. William Alanson White Institute. New York City (5/23/03). Keynote address, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholars Annual Meeting.
25 Dalton Conley 25 Colorado Springs, Colorado, (5/6/03). RC28 Committee on Social Stratification Conference. Tokyo, Japan (3/1/03) Department of Sociology, Georgia State University. (11/6/03) Department of Sociology. SUNY Albany (4/12/02) National Press Club Forum Panel. Washington, D.C.; with S. Jody Heymann and Colleen Grogan (12/4/00) The Starting Gate Birth Weight and Life Chances Ciudad de las Ideas Conferencia, Puebla, México, (11/9/12) Structural Competence in Medicine Conference, NYU, NY, NY (3/29/12) Department of Psychology, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI (6/3/11) Population Reference Bureau and Johns Hopkins University. National Press Club, Washington D.C. (5/31/07) Department of Sociology. Fordham University, New York, NY (11/30/06) Maternal and Infant Health Summit. Department of Health, San Antonio, TX (8/19/06) Keynote, Conference on the Social and Economic Consequences of Low Birth Weight. Johns Hopkins University, School of Public Health. (/06) Council for the Advancement of Science Writing, New Horizons in Science Meeting, Pittsburg, PA. (10/24/05). Invited Lecture, Aging, Development and Population Seminar Series, RAND. Santa Monica, California. (12/1/04) NYU School of Education Book Series, (4/7/04). Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago. (11/18/03) Invited Lecture, Leonard Davis Health Economics Institute, Wharton School of Business & Department of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania. (10/24/03) New York Academy of Medicine (7/16/03). Grand Rounds, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Department of Health Policy. (9/24/02) Invited Panel, Understanding Disparities and Improving Health, Academy of Health Services Research. Washington, D.C. (6/24/02). Inequality and Social Policy Seminar Series, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University (12/3/01). City University of New York Graduate Center (11/16/01) Institute for Research on Poverty and Race and Ethnic Brown Bag, Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin at Madison (10/18/01) Grand Rounds Invited Lecture, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine (1/10/01) Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University Health Policy Seminar Series, University of Michigan (2000) Department of Sociology, University of California at Berkeley (2000). Robert Wood Johnson Scholars in Health Policy Research Program Colloquium Series, Yale University. (1999) Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research Program, Aspen Institute. Aspen, Colorado (1997 & 1998) National Center for Children in Poverty, Columbia University (1997)
26 Dalton Conley 26 Being Black, Living in the Red Race / Wealth / Asset-Building NYU Law School Conference on the Future of Affirmative Action, New York, NY (4/4/14) Lumina Foundation Conference on Future of Affirmative Action post-fisher. Indianapolis, IN (8/7/13) Conference on American Balance Sheets in the Great Recession, Federal Reserve Bank, St. Louis, MO (2/6/13) Assets and Education Conference, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS (3/29/12) LUSK Center Invited Seminar, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA (4/1/11) Race in America Conference, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA (6/4/10) CHASM Inaugural Conference, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK (5/25/10) Inaugural Policy Lecture. ISAAC. Wayne State University. Detroit, MI (5/8/10) John Hope Franklin Memorial Conference. Duke Law School, Durham, NC (4/9/10) CFED Innovator Conference. Washington, D.C. (10/29/09) Center for American Progress. Washington, D.C. (6/19/09) Department of Sociology. Virginia Commonwealth University. Richmond, VA (4/17/09) Debate on Affirmative Action. Miller Center; University of Virginia. Library of Congress. Washington, DC (4/16/09) Research Network on Race and Ethnicity, Duke University. Durham, NC (10/23/07) Invited Session, American Sociological Association Annual Conference. New York, NY (8/14/07) Panel Discussion, Downtown Community Television. New York, NY (7/11/07) Humanity in Action. New York, NY (7/10/07 & 7/08/09) Clinton School of Public Policy. University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR (3/9/07) School of Social Work. University of Utah, Salk Lake City, UT (2/26/07) Russell Sage Foundation Conference on Social Mobility. UCLA, Los Angeles, CA (1/25/07) Keynote Lecture, Guaranteed Minimum Income Conference, Eastern Economics Association Annual Meeting. New York, NY (2/23/07) Diversity Lecture, Graduate School of Education. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (10/5/06) Canada-US Conference. Columbia University, New York, NY (9/11/06) Keynote, National Fair Housing Policy Conference, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. (6/29/06) Inequality Workshop, Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government. (6/16/06) Invited Presentation, Hosted by Senator John Edwards: Center on Poverty, Work and Opportunity, UNC Law School. (3/24/06) Yale University Law School, Colloquium on Workplace Theory and Policy. (2/27/06) National Schience Foundation. (2/15/06) Rockefeller University Pugwash Group. New York, NY (10/27/05). Architecture.org Conference. New York. (4/22/05) Colgate University (4/17/04) Northwestern University. (4/12/05) Invited Lecture: Eastern Economics Association Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., 2/22/04. Mini-Conference on New Directions in for the Study of Wealth, Center for the Study of Economy and Society & Center for the Study of Inequality. Cornell University. (11/21/03) Keynote: United States Department of Health and Human Services Annual Conference on Welfare Reform (6/13/02).