John Eason Named Urban Institute Equity Scholar

logo for Urban Institute with the text "Elevate the Debate"Associate Professor John Eason has been selected to be one of eight Equity Scholars at the Urban Institute.  This two-year program provides opportunity for the scholars to deepen their own policy-oriented research on race, equity, and structural racism.  Working with other researchers at the Urban Institute’s equity-focused policy centers and labs, scholars will develop research that examines the effects of structural racism on people and places, offer evidence-based solution to advance racial equity, and share their insights with decisionmakers best positioned to act.