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Colter Mitchell

Research Associate Professor, Survey Research Center, Faculty Associate, Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research and Adjunct Research Associate Professor, Sociology, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

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Biography

Dr. Mitchell’s research utilizes a range of biological data types such as epigenetics, neuroimaging, and genetics to better understand how social conditions shape population health. In particular his work uses these biomarkers to elucidate pathways by which social inequalities cause health inequalities. This research uses longitudinal population-based studies where biological data are collected at multiple timepoints. His research also includes the development of new methods for integrating the collection and analysis of biological and social data.

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