Quentin Riser

Position title: Assistant Professor, Human Development and Family Studies, School of Human Ecology, UW–Madison

Email: qriser@wisc.edu

Website: Quentin Riser's website

Quentin Riser is an assistant professor in Human Development and Family Studies in the School of Human Ecology at UW-Madison. His research examines the ways in which birth, child, family characteristics, and public policies influence children’s cognitive and social-emotional development as well as family well-being. He is also interested in applications of quantitative research methods and study design in developmental and family sciences, and he leverages secondary, administrative, and other data sources in his work.

Research areas

Social Policy, Poverty/Income Inequality, Child Development, Income Volatility, Measurement