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Matthew Desmond

American sociologist


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Matthew Desmond is an American sociologist and the Maurice P. During Professor of Sociology at Princeton University, where he is also the principal investigator of the Eviction Lab.Education Desmond studied as an undergraduate at Arizona State University, serving at the same time as a volunteer with Habitat for Humanity in Tempe. In 2002, he graduated from ASU with a B.S. degree, summa cum laude in communications and justice studies. He received a Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He was formerly the John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Social Sciences at Harvard University.

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University of Wisconsin–Madison

Public research university in Madison, Wisconsin, USA

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Princeton University

Private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Arizona State University

Public university located in the Phoenix metropolitan area, Arizona, United States

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#512 World Rank