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Curriculum Vitae

Professional Presentations

The following is a list of all presentations that I have given or participated in writing. A star (*) indicates an invited talk.

2017 Negative Spaces: The Influence of White Unfamiliarity and Avoidance on Segregation in the 21st Century*
Presented at the Rice University, Houston, Texas.

2016 Fragmented Evolution of Racial Integration since the Civil Rights Movement*
Presented at the Housing and Urban Development, Washington, D.C..

2015 A Google Street View on the World: Harnessing “Big Data” for Neighborhood Research*
Presented at the Association of Public Data Users, Crystal City, Virginia.

2015 Plotting Integration
Presented at the Population Association of America, San Diego, California.

2015 A Google Street View on the World: Potentials and Pitfalls of Harnessing "Big" Geographic Data for Neighborhood Research*
Presented at the Brown Bag Series, National Center for Smart Growth, University of Maryland, College Park, MD.

2015 Integration Now, Integration Forever? The Fragmented Progress of Racial Integration since the Civil Rights Movement*
Presented at the Celebration of College Research, College of Arts and Sciences, American University, Washington, D.C..

2014 The Fragmented Evolution of Racial Integration Since the Civil Rights Movement*
Presented at the Minnesota Population Center Seminar Series, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

2014 Neighborhood Stigma and the Negative Space of Neighborhood Effects*
Presented at the Urban Speakers Series, Metropolitan Policy Center, American University, Washington, D.C..

2013 Using Google Street View to Study Neighborhood Influences on Health*
Presented at the Rice University Department of Sociology and Kinder Institute Urban Health Program, Houston, Texas.

2013 The Negative Space of Stigma: Race, Place, and Health Inequality*
Presented at the Keynote Address to Connecticut Multicultural Health Partnership, Middletown, Connecticut.

2013 Patterns of Neighborhood Racial and Ethnic Change in Large Multiethnic Metros, 1970-2000
Presented at the Population Association of America, New Orleans, Louisiana.

2013 Development and Deployment of the Computer Assisted Neighborhood Visual Assessment System (CANVAS)*
Presented at the Penn State Changing American Neighborhoods and Communities Working Group, State College, Pennsylvania.

2013 Patterns of Neighborhood Racial and Ethnic Change in Large Multiethnic Metros, 1970-2000*
Presented at the Penn State Population Research Institute Brown Bag, State College, Pennsylvania.

2013 Moving to Health or Avoiding Equality? Place-Based Stigma and the Structuring of Spatial Health Inequality*
Presented at the Yale Center for Research on Inequalities and the Life Course Workshop, New Haven, Connecticut.

2013 Choosing Homes, Structuring Space*
Presented at the Russell Sage Foundation Choosing Homes, Choosing Schools Conference , New York, New York.

2012 We Are Family In DC, Studying Neighborhood Change*
Presented at the Institute for Policy Studies Brown Bag, Washington, D.C..

2012 Moving to Health or Avoiding Equality? Place-Based Stigma and the Structuring of Spatial Health Inequality
Presented at the Population Association of America, San Francisco, California.

2012 Structuring Spatial Segregation through Place-Based Stigma
Presented at the Choosing Homes, Choosing Schools Miniconference at Eastern Sociological Society, New York, New York.

2012 Moving to Health or Avoiding Equality? Place-Based Stigma and the Structuring of Spatial Health Inequality*
Presented at the Sociology Colloquium, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C..

2011 Moving to Health or Avoiding Equality? Place-Based Stigma and the Structuring of Spatial Health Inequality*
Presented at the Center on Health, Risk and Society Seminar, American University, Washington, D.C..

2011 Community Attraction and Avoidance in the City of Neighborhoods and its Suburbs: What's Race Got to Do with It?*
Presented at the Great Cities, Ordinary Lives Conference, Chicago, Illinois.

2011 Moving to Health: Consequences of Residential Preferences and Avoidance for Health Inequality*
Presented at the RWJF Health & Society Scholars Annual Meeting, Bethesda, Maryland.

2011 The Evolving Terrain of Race and Place*
Presented at the Annual Sociology Day at American University, Washington, D.C..

2011 School and Neighborhood Environments and Obesity among Urban Adolescents
Presented at the Population Association of America Annual Meetings, Washington, DC.

2011 "In Denial about Schools": Diversity and Age-Related Residential Mobility among Middle-Class, White Urban Parents
Presented at the Eastern Sociological Society Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

2010 Neighborhood Measurement using Systematic Audits and Georeferenced Data*
Presented at the New Directions in Neighborhood Research Conference, Columbia University, New York, New York.

2010 Kriging and Spatial Sampling in Neighborhood Research*
Presented at the New Directions in Neighborhood Research Conference, Columbia University, New York, New York.

2010 Evolution of Racial and Ethnic Segregation: Pace and Place of Neighborhood Change*
Presented at the Quantitative Methods in the Social Science Seminar Series, Columbia University, New York, New York.

2010 Evolution of Racial and Ethnic Segregation: Pace and Place of Neighborhood Change*
Presented at the University of Pennsylvania Sociology Colloquium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

2010 Where Did They Go? Where are They Now? Chicago Public Housing Residents after HOPE VI
Presented at the Annual Meetings of the American Sociological Association, Atlanta, Georgia.

2010 The Influence of Persistent Racial Residential Segregation on Racial Disparities in Health*
Presented at the RWJF Health & Society Scholars Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C..

2010 Spatial Scale of Health and Psychosocial Outcomes*
Presented at the GIS & Public Health Workshop, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

2010 Using Google Street View to Measure Neighborhood Physical Disorder
Presented at the Annual Meetings of the Population Association of America, Dallas, Texas.

2010 Do Neighborhood Effects Depend on the Definition of the Neighborhood?
Presented at the Annual Meetings of the Population Association of America, Dallas, Texas.

2010 Trajectories of Neighborhood Racial and Ethnic Composition Change in Chicago Metropolitan Neighborhoods from 1970 to 2000
Presented at the Annual Meetings of the Population Association of America, Dallas, Texas.

2010 Using Google Street View to Implement Community Audit Tools: The Pedestrian Environment Data Scan
Presented at the Active Living Research Conference, San Diego, California.

2009 Residential Preferences for Urban Neighborhoods
Presented at the Annual Meetings of Population Association of America, Detroit, Michigan.

2009 Walkability Assessment Using Principal Components Analysis: Scale Sensitivity and Predictive Validity
Presented at the Active Living Research Conference, San Diego, California.

2008 Residential Preferences for Urban Neighborhoods
Presented at the Urban Inequalities Workshop, Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

2008 Racial Blind Spots: Black-White-Latino Differences in Community Knowledge
Presented at the Annual Meetings of Population Association of America, New Orleans, Louisiana.

2008 Spatial Dynamics of the Local Built Environment in the City of Chicago: An Investigation of Data Sources and Methods
Presented at the Annual Meetings of Population Association of America, New Orleans, Louisiana.

2008 Redevelopment and the Rust Belt: Understanding Cultural Influences on Residential Preferences
Presented at the Annual Meetings of Population Association of America, New Orleans, Louisiana.

2007 Redevelopment and the Rustbelt
Presented at the Graduate Student Workshop, Department of Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

2005 Perceiving the Metropolis: Seeing the City Through a Prism of Race
Presented at the Annual Meetings of Population Association of America, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.