Richard Breen

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Chair, Department of Sociology; Director, Center for Research on Inequalities and the Life Course (CIQLE)
Education: 
PhD., Cambridge University, 1981
Areas of Interest: 
Methods; Social Stratification; Inequality; Quantitative Methods; Theory.
Address: 
493 College St, Room 302, New Haven, CT 06511-8907
Phone number: 
203-432-3324

I joined the Yale Sociology faculty in January 2007. I was previously an Official Fellow of Nuffield College, Oxford, where I am still a Senior Research Fellow. I am a Fellow of the British Academy, a Member of the Royal Irish Academy and a member of Academia Europaea.

My research interests are social stratification and inequality, quantitative methods, and the application of formal models in the social sciences.