Collaborations & Service


Director (2015-present), Center for Studies in Demography & Ecology

Vice President Elect (2019), Population Association of America

Section Editor (2018-2023), Global Perspectives


Director of Training (2007-2015), Ctr for Studies in Demography & Ecology

Associate Director (2006-2015), Ctr for Studies in Demography & Ecology

Director (2008-2015), Center for Global Studies, Henry M. Jackson School of Int’l Studies
Chair (2008-2015), Global Studies Program, Henry M. Jackson School of Int’l Studies

I have been involved in a number of initiatives at the UW, including:

Member, Executive Steering Committee, EarthLab, 2018-present

Member, Technology and Social Change, iSchool, 2018-present

Member, Executive Council, UW’s Population Health Initiative, 2016-present

Member, Steering Committee, International Policy Institute, 2015-present

Member, Search Committee for Vice Provost for Global Affairs, 2007-2008.
Member, Search Committee for (inaugural) Dean of the College of Environment, 2008-2009
Co-Chair, Human Dimensions of Environment Committee, College of the Environment, 2009-2010.
Founding Faculty Advisor, Jackson School Journal of International Studies, 2009-present
Founder, JSIS Applied Research Projects, 2009-present
Member, Carnegie Corporation Grant team, Bridging the Divide. 2014-present.

Nationally, I have recently served on a number of panels and committees:

Secretary, Association of Population Centers, 2016-2018.

Member, Robert Lapham Award, Population Association of America, 2016-present

Chair & Member, Publications Committee, Population Association of America, 2014-2016

Deputy EditorDemography, 2010-2013.