David B. Grusky is Professor of Sociology at Stanford University, Director of the Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality, coeditor of Pathways Magazine, and coeditor of the Stanford University Press Social Inequality Series. He received his B.A. degree in sociology from Reed College in 1980, and both his M.S. and Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Wisconsion, Madison in 1983 and 1987, respectively. He has been a professor in the Department of Sociology since 2004.
He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, recipient of the 2004 Max Weber Award, founder of the Cornell University Center for the Study of Inequality, and a former Presidential Young Investigator. His research takes on such questions as whether and why gender, racial, and class-based inequalities are growing stronger and how such differences are best measured.
Further information about David Grusky is available from his website.