Dr. Jamila Michener

Dr. Jamila Michener

Jamila Michener is an associate professor of Government at Cornell University. She is co-director of the Cornell Center for Health Equity, co-director of the Politics of Race, Immigration, Class and Ethnicity initiative (PRICE) and board chair of the Cornell Prison Education Program. She studies poverty, racial inequality, and public policy, with particular emphases on healthcare and housing. She is author of Fragmented Democracy: Medicaid, Federalism, and Unequal Politics (Cambridge University Press, 2018)