Grad Students

Dylan Shane Connor



Contact Information

Email    dconnor@ucla.edu
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Phone  

Fields of Study

Inequality, International Migration, Economic Geography, Economic History, Statistical Modelling, GIS

Advisors

David Rigby

Jamie Goodwin-White

Michael Storper (LSE/UCLA)

Leah Boustan (UCLA Economics)

Dora Costa (UCLA Economics)

Awards

Dissertation Year Fellowship - UCLA (2016)

Treiman Fellowship - California Center for Population Research (2016)

Roter/Ross Research Fellowship - Centre of Jewish Studies, UCLA (2015) 

UCLA Geography Departmental Research Travel Grant (2015)

All-UC Economic History Research Fellowship (2015)

NUI Travelling Studentship in the Humanities and Social Sciences (2014-2018)

Roter/Ross Research Fellowship - Centre of Jewish Studies, UCLA (2013) 

Population Specialty Group Student Paper Competition Winner - Association of American Geographers (2013)

NUI Denis Phelan Scholarship (2012)

Shortlisted for Fulbright Award (2012)

UCLA University Graduate Fellowship (2012/2013, 2013/2014)

 

AFFILIATIONS 

Association of American Geographers

Population Association of America

Geographical Society of Ireland 

California Center for Population Research 

Program on International Migration (UCLA)

Research

I study international migration, labor markets and health. I use advanced quantitative techniques and historical data to understand  how places (re)produce inequality in life outcomes.

Degrees

University of California, Los Angeles, PhD Geography, 2017 (expected)

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, MSc. Statistics, 2012 

University College Dublin, MA Geography, 2011 

University College Dublin, BA Economics and Geography, 2010 

Presentations

See CV