Lori Hunter is Director of the Institute of Behavioral Science and Professor of Sociology. She is also an affiliate of the CU Population Center, an NIH-supported research center for which she served as Director from 2017-2022.
Dr. Hunter’s research contributions have been recognized by invitations to join the National Academy of Sciences Board on Environmental Change and Society and the White House advisory Roundtable on Macro-Economic Change and Climate. She served as Editor-in-Chief of the journal Population and Environment from 2007-2017 and as Chair of the Department of Sociology, 2019-2021, and is an Honorary Senior Research in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa.
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