Christopher Wildeman

Professor
Policy Analysis and Management, College of Human Ecology

Contact Information

137 Martha Van Rensselaer Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-2069

Christopher Wildeman

Professor
Policy Analysis and Management, College of Human Ecology

Expertise
Criminal justice; inequality; demography; family; child welfare

Current Research Interest
Geographic variation in child welfare; consequences of mass incarceration for women’s health; conditions of confinement

Distinction
Cornell Graduate and Professional Students Association Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching, Advising, and Mentoring of Graduate and Professional Students
American Society of Criminology Ruth Shonle Cavan Young Scholar Award
Population Association of America Dorothy Thomas Award

Selected Publications
Wildeman, Christopher, and Emily A. Wang. "Mass Incarceration, Public Health, and Widening Inequality in the US." The Lancet 389, no. 10077 (2017): 1464-1474.

Wildeman, Christopher, and Signe Hald Andersen. "Paternal Incarceration and Children's Risk of Being Charged by Early Adulthood: Evidence from a Danish Policy Shock." Criminology 55, no. 1 (2017):32-58.

Cornell Research Website Article
Children of Incarcerated Parents