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Stephen Morgan, PhD

Bloomberg Distinguished Professor

Stephen L. Morgan is the Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Education at Johns Hopkins University. He received a Ph.D. in Sociology from Harvard University in 2000, an M.Phil. in Comparative Social Research from Oxford University in 1995, and a B.A. in Sociology from Harvard University in 1993. He began his career in the Department of Sociology at Cornell University, joining as an Assistant Professor in 2000 and leaving in 2014 after serving as the Jan Rock Zubrow ’77 Professor in the Social Sciences.

For additional biographical detail, see his Wikipedia page. His current areas of scholarly research include education, demography, public opinion, causal inference, and survey methodology. As of August 2017, he is one of two faculty co-PIs of the General Social Survey. His published articles and books are detailed on the publications page of his personal website as well as his Google Scholar page.


2000 Ph.D. (Sociology), Harvard University
1997 M.A. (Sociology), Harvard University
1995 M.Phil (Comparative Social Research), Oxford University
1993 B.A. summa cum laude (Sociology), Harvard University


See the publications page of his personal website.


See the reports page of his personal website.


See the courses page of his personal website.