Jacqui Smith

Jacqui Smith

Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Literature, Science & the Arts
Research Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research
Ph.D., Psychology, Macquarie University

smitjacq@umich.edu

Dr. Smith applies life course/lifespan theory to the study of health and well-being in late life. Much of her research focuses on tracing life course predictors and pathways of different trajectories of functional maintenance, change, and survival.  She serves as a co-investigator on the Health and Retirement Study.