2016 Andrew Carnegie Fellows Recipient

Deborah Balk
Professor, Baruch College, The City University of New York

Deborah Balk is associate director of the CUNY Institute for Demographic Research. She is also a member of the CUNY Graduate Center faculty in the sociology, public health and economics programs. Her current research focuses on urbanization, migration & population distribution, poverty and health, and environmental interactions, particularly climate change.


Project Title: Climate-Related Vulnerability in the 21st Century and the Roles of Urbanization and Migration