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Nathan Fosse

Nathan Fosse, Research Analyst

Dr. Nathan Fosse is a Research Analyst for the Massachusetts Healthy Families Evaluation Project-2 (MHFE-2). He joined the MHFE-2 team after completing a two-year, inter-disciplinary post-doctoral fellowship funded by the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR). As a Global Scholar in the CIFAR Successful Societies Program he served as statistical analyst and as project manager of an NIH-funded comparative study of racism, health, and resilience. He earned his Ph.D. and A.M. from the Department of Sociology at Harvard University, where he participated as an Inequality Fellow in the Multidisciplinary Program in Inequality and Social Policy at the Kennedy School of Government. Before attending Harvard, he graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. Psychology from Kansas State University. His research interests focus on quantitative analyses of health and educational disparities, and in how social policy can most effectively enable resilience among the poor and the disadvantaged.