Margot Moinester

Margot Moinester

Doctoral Student in Sociology
Margot Moinester
Research Interests: Immigration, inequality, social demography, criminal justice, law and health

Margot Moinester is a PhD student in Sociology and a Doctoral Fellow in the Multidisciplinary Program in Inequality and Social Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School. She is also a Law and Inequality Doctoral Fellow at the American Bar Foundation. Her research interests encompass immigration, inequality, social demography, criminal justice, law and health.

Prior to entering the PhD Program, Margot conducted research with the Women’s Interagency HIV Study in Chicago and led a regional assessment of access to healthcare in northeast Montana as an AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer. Additionally, Margot is a co-founder of the women’s development non-profit organization Hands of Mothers. She holds a B.A. in Health: Science, Society and Policy from Brandeis University.

Previous Degrees:
Brandeis University, B.A. in Health: Science, Society, and Policy

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