The Center for Poverty Research hosts an annual seminar series on
poverty issues. We are pleased to welcome faculty,
researchers, and thought leaders to the UC Davis campus.
Most of our seminars are located in Andrews Conference Room, 2203
Social Sciences and Humanities Building, unless otherwise noted.
Parking Information: A valid UC Davis parking
permit is required to park on campus. Daily Visitor Permits are
available for purchase for $8.00 at machines located at the
entrance to the North Entry Parking
Structure (GPS Address: 1 Howard Way, Davis, CA).
The Andrews Conference Room is a short walk from the parking
Directions to Andrews Conference Room:
Enter the Social
Sciences & Humanities Building through the Letters &
Science Dean’s Office entrance (arch and glass doors). Stairs and
elevator are located just inside; proceed to the second floor.
Andrews is on the right side of the hall, 2203 SS&H.
Harry Holzer is a professor of public policy at the Georgetown
Public Policy Institute. He is currently an Institute Fellow at
the American Institutes for Research, a Senior Affiliate at the
Urban Institute, a Senior Affiliate of the National Poverty
Center at the University of Michigan, a National Fellow of the
Program on Inequality and Social Policy at Harvard University, a
Nonresident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution, and a
Research Affiliate of the Institute for Research on Poverty at
the University of Wisconsin at Madison.
David Harding is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the
University of California, Berkeley. Professor Harding studies
poverty and inequality, urban neighbborhoods, education,
incarceration, and prisoner reentry. He uses both qualitative and
Bradley Hardy is an Assistant Professor of Public Administration
and Policy at American University. His research interests lie
within labor economics, with an emphasis on economic instability,
intergenerational mobility, poverty policy, and socio-economic