Emily Wiemers

Associate Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs, Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs

O'Hanley Faculty Scholar
Faculty Associate, Aging Studies Institute
Faculty Affiliate, Center for Aging and Policy Studies

Curriculum Vitae


Emily Wiemers is an Associate Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs, a Faculty Associate at the Aging Studies Institute, and a Faculty Affiliate in the Center for Policy Research. She holds a Ph.D. in economics from UCLA, a M.A. from University College Dublin, and a B.A. from Brown University. Her work examines intergenerational ties and economic well-being across the life course. Her recent work focuses the impact of health and disability on earnings instability and intergenerational transfers across adult ages. She is a recipient of research grants from the National Institute on Aging, Russell Sage Foundation, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, and Washington Center for Equitable Growth. Professor Wiemers’s research has been published in journals such as Demography, Population Development Review, The Gerontologist, and Review of Economics of the Household.

Email: eewiemer@syr.edu

Location: 320A Lyman Hall

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