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Ethan J. Evans

Ethan J. Evans
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Office Phone: (916) 800-4058

Office Hours for Spring 2017 :

  • Thursdays 9 - 11 am.


  1. PhD, Sociology. University of California, Davis. August 2016
  2. MSW, California State University, Sacramento. 2002
  3. BA, Kent State University, OH. 1997


Curriculum Vitae

Topical Interests: Medical Sociology, Organizations, Healthcare Policy, Social Welfare

Publications:                                                                                                                                                                                       2013. "Unequal Access: Insurance Coverage and Immigrant Generational Status of Diverse Children." Pp. 102-27 in Health Care and Immigration: Understanding the Connections, edited by Fernandez-Kelley and A. Portes. New York, NY: Routledge. Publisher SiteGoogle Books

Hamilton, Erin, Ethan Evans. 2012. State Health Insurance Policy and Insuring Immigrant ChildrenPolicy Brief: UC Davis Center for Poverty Research. Vol. 1, Number 4.

Evans, Ethan. 2008. “Yes we do! Blick auf die Sozialleistungen und Wohnungslosenhilfe in den USA.” Wohnungslos. BAG W – Verlag. 4:139-42.

Under review: Evans, Ethan, B. McCarthy, C. Benoit, and M. Jansson. "Early Trouble, Long-term Consequences: Does Family Instability Keep People from Doctors?" Social Science Quarterly.

Evans, Ethan and Caren Arbeit. “What’s the difference? Health Insurance Coverage and Care Service Access: Disparities and Varied Barriers for Immigrant Children in the U.S.” International Migration.

Campus AffiliationsUCD Center for Health Policy and ResearchUCD Center for Poverty Research

Research Affiliations: Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, German Chancellor Fellow (2007-09)

Professional Service: Graduate Student Association, Chair (2012-2013); Provost's Implementation Advisory Committee for Graduate Education (2014)

Community Interests: Homelessness and Housing Policy, Regional Equity Planning

Community activities: Davis Town & Gown Toastmasters Club


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