Jennifer Karas Montez

Jennifer Karas Montez

Professor, Syracuse University
Ph.D., Sociology with Demography Specialization, University of Texas at Austin

jmontez@maxwell.syr.edu

Dr. Montez’s research examines the large and growing inequalities in adult mortality across education levels and geographic areas within the United States. She is particularly interested in why the growing inequalities have been most troublesome among women.