The Center for Poverty & Inequality 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 $9.00 at machines located at the
entrance to the Quad
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.
This event will allow attendees to engage in cutting edge
research on important issues related to race, ethnicity, and
economic inequality in higher education. The panel will include
research on the college admissions process, affirmative action
policies, and college persistence.
Chantal A. Hailey is an Assistant Professor in the Department of
Sociology at The University of Texas at Austin. Her research is
at the intersections of race and ethnicity, stratification, urban
sociology, education, and criminology. She is particularly
interested in how micro decision-making contributes to larger
macro segregation and stratification patterns and how segregation
creates, sustains, and exacerbates racial, educational, and