Early Childhood Initiative Lecture Series featuring Kimberly Morgan
Kimberly J. Morgan is professor of political science and international affairs at George Washington University. Her research focuses on the politics of social policy in the United States and Western Europe, with particular interests in family policies, health care, and immigration.
Morgan is the author of two books, "Working Mothers and the Welfare State: Religion and the Politics of Work-Family Policy in Western Europe and the United States" and, with Andrea Louise Campbell, "The Delegated Welfare State: Medicare, Markets, and the Governance of Social Policy." She is a co-editor of the "Oxford Handbook of U.S. Social Policy," and her articles have appeared in journals such as "American Journal of Sociology," "Comparative Politics," and "Comparative Political Studies."
Morgan received her Ph.D. in political science from Princeton University and, before joining GWU, was a post-doctoral fellow at NYU's Institute of French Studies and a participant in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Scholars in Health Policy Research program at Yale University. In 2008-09, Morgan was a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.