Dr Jack DeWaard

Dr Jack DeWaard
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1148 Social Science Bldg
267 19th Ave S

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • PhD: Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2013 .
  • MA: Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2004.
  • BA: Sociology and Philosophy, Seattle Pacific University, 2001.

Curriculum Vitae


  • Demography and Population Studies
  • International and Internal Migration
  • Integration and Assimilation
  • Race and Ethnic Studies
  • Quantitative Methods
Research & Professional Activities


  • My current research is generally focused on the causes, characteristics and consequences of international migration, internal (within the United States) migration and environmental migration.,
  • DeWaard, Jack, Curtis, Katherine J., and Fussell, Elizabeth. (2015). Population Recovery in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina: Exploring the Potential Role of Stage Migration in Migration Systems. Population and Environment, DOI 10.1007/s11111-015-0250-7.
  • Curtis, Katherine J., Fussell, Elizabeth, and DeWaard, Jack (2015). Recovery Migration after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita: Spatial Concentration and Intensification in the Migration System. Demography, 52(4), 1269-1293.
  • DeWaard, Jack (2015). Beyond Group-Threat: Temporal Dynamics of International Migration and Linkages to Anti-Foreigner Sentiment. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 41(7), 1041-1067.
  • Fussell, Elizabeth, Curtis, Katherine J., and DeWaard, Jack (2014). Recovery Migration to the City of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina: A Migration Systems Approach. Population and Environment, 35(3):, 305-322.
  • DeWaard, Jack (2013). Compositional and Temporal Dynamics of International Migration in the EU/EFTA: A New Metric for Assessing Countries’ Immigration and Integration Policies. International Migration Review, 47(2), 249-295 .
  • DeWaard, Jack and Raymer, James (2012). The Temporal Dynamics of International Migration in Europe: Recent Trends. Demographic Research, 47(2), 249-295.
  • DeWaard, Jack, Kim, Keuntae, and Raymer, James (2012). Migration Systems in Europe: Evidence from Harmonized Flow Data. Demography, 49(4), 1307-1333.