Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Rebecca Evans-Polce is a Research Investigator at the University of Michigan's Institute for Social Research. She earned her Ph.D. from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in 2012. Her research focuses on social and contextual influences on tobacco, alcohol and marijuana use, and gender, racial/ethnic, and socioeconomic disparities in substance use. Dr. Evans-Polce’s research employs novel statistical methods to understand the complexity and dynamic nature of social and behavioral influences on substance use including time-varying effect models, latent class analysis, and causal inference.