Adriana Reyes
Adriana Reyes
Assistant Professor
Policy Analysis and Management

MVR 2223



Adriana Reyes is an Assistant Professor of Policy Analysis and Management at Cornell University. She received her Ph.D. in Sociology and Demography at Penn State in 2016.

Her research focus is on family demography and health disparities across the life course. Her current work examines race/ethnic differences in intergenerational family relations, studying the financial and health consequences of living arrangements, economic transfers across generations, and caregiving. Her research also examines race and nativity differences in health across the life course studying trajectories of health and mortality.


Reyes, Adriana M. "Mitigating Poverty through the Formation of Extended Family Households: Race and Ethnic Differences." Social Problems (2019).


Reyes, Adriana, Robert F. Schoeni, and HwaJung Choi. "Race/Ethnic Differences in Spatial Distance Between Adult Children and Their Mothers." Journal of Marriage and Family (2019).


Reyes, A. M., and M. A. Garcia. "Gender and Age of Migration Differences in Mortality among Older Mexican Americans." The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences (2019).

PAM 3180: Health Disparties 

PAM 5670: Health Policy

2016 Ph.D in Sociology & Demography, Pennsylvania State University
2012 M.A. in Sociology & Demography, Pennsylvania State University
2010 B.A. in Sociology, University of Arizona

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