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.


  • International and Internal Migration
  • Integration and Assimilation
  • Demography and Population Studies
  • Race and Ethnic Studies
  • Quantitative Methods
Courses Taught
  • Soc 8890 - Advanced Demographic Methods
  • Soc 8090 - Migration and Migrants in Demographic Perspective
  • Soc 3801 - Sociological Research Methods
  • Soc 3511/Soc 5511 - World Population Problems
  • Nawrotzki, R.J. & DeWaard, J. (Forthcoming). Climate shocks and the timing of migration from Mexico. Population and Environment,
  • DeWaard, J., Curtis, K.J., & Fussell, E. (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, K.J., Fussell, E., DeWaard, J. (2015). Recovery migration after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita: Spatial concentration and intensification in the migration system. Demography, 52(4), 1269-1293.
  • DeWaard, J. (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, E., Curtis, K.J., & DeWaard, J. (2014). Recovery migration to the City of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina: A migration systems approach. Population and Environment, 35(3):, 305-322.
  • DeWaard, J. (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, J. & Raymer, J. (2012). The temporal dynamics of international migration in Europe: Recent trends. Demographic Research, 47(2), 249-295.
  • DeWaard, J., Kim, K., & Raymer, J. (2012). Migration systems in Europe: Evidence from harmonized flow data. Demography, 49(4), 1307-1333.