Faculty Expert Profile
- Assistant Professor
- Faculty Director of 21st Century Cities Initiative
- 21st Century Cities Initiative
- Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
Michael Bader is the faculty director of 21CC and is an assistant professor of sociology. He studies how cities and neighborhoods have evolved since the height of the Civil Rights Movement. He links long-term patterns of neighborhood racial change to the ways that race and class influence the housing search process. He has developed methodological tools that combine survey data with "big data" to study neighborhoods.