The Life Course Center convenes conversations with an interdisciplinary pool of scholars interested in time, age, and the life course from the Institute of Social Research and Data Innovation, the College of Liberal Arts, and the broader UMN community as members of the Life Course Center. Membership is conditional on the approval of its Academic Advisory Board. To become a member, simply send a c.v. and 2 sentences of your life course related research to the life course center at

Life Course Center Faculty Members

Life Course Center Student Members

  • Kathy Ahlers - Humphrey
  • Jackie Austin - Sociology
  • Zach Baker - Health Policy and Management
  • De Andre' Beadle-Sociology
  • Sarah Catherine Billups-Sociology
  • Anna Bokun - Sociology
  • Christine Delp -Sociology
  • Vanee Dusoruth-Applied Economics
  • Sarah Garcia-Sociology
  • Renada Goldberg-Family Social Science
  • Lisa Gulya-Sociology
  • Aimzhan Iztayeva-Sociology
  • Mark Lee-Sociology
  • Mahala Miller-Sociology
  • Allison Nobles-Sociology
  • Yun Taek Oh-Applied Economics
  • Erika Sanborne-Sociology
  • Ellie Stillwell -Human Resources and Labor Studies
  • Brieanna Watters-Sociology
  • Julie Wellman -CSOM Human Resources/Labor Studies
  • Chen-Yu Wu -Sociology
  • Zhixiu Yu -Economics
  • Yaxuan Zhang -Geography