Erin Erickson is a junior studying Sociology with minors in Applied Analytics and Spatial Studies. Her research interests include social demography and the role of social institutions in reinforcing health disparities. She has assisted in a variety of research labs, including the USC Spatial Sciences Institute, the USC Department of Sociology, and the CU-Boulder Institute of Behavioral Science. Upon graduation, Erin hopes to enter into a PhD. in Demography program and pursue independent demographic research in international contexts.