Sela Panapasa

Sela Panapasa

Associate Research Scientist, Research Center for Group Dynamics, Institute for Social Research
Ph.D., Sociology/Demography, Brown University

panapasa@umich.edu

Dr. Panapasa studies family support and intergenerational exchanges among aged Pacific Islanders living in the US and Pacific region. Her work examines changes in elderly living arrangements and headship status in response to demographic and socioeconomic change.