Colter Mitchell

(734) 763-1456

Behavioral Science, Social Science
Data Integration

Colter Mitchell

Research Associate Professor

Population Studies Center
Survey Research Center
Institute for Social Research

Research Associate Professor, Survey Research Center, Faculty Associate, Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research and Adjunct Research Associate Professor, Sociology, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

Dr. Mitchell’s research focuses on the causes and consequences of family formation behavior. He examines how social context such as neighborhood resources and values influence family processes and how those processes interplay with an individual’s genetic and epigenetic makeup to influence behavior, wellbeing, and health. His research also includes the development of new methods for integrating the collection and analysis of biological and social data.