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Robert Adelman

Policy Fellow

Associate Professor, Sociology, University at Buffalo

Robert Adelman

Robert Adelman is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University at Buffalo, SUNY. An urban sociologist studying social stratification in the U.S., Adelman analyzes patterns, trends, and processes related to racial residential segregation and neighborhood inequality, immigration, internal migration, and labor force differences by race, ethnicity, and nativity. Adelman published Race, Space, and Exclusion: Segregation and Beyond in Metropolitan America (with Christopher Mele) in 2015 (Routledge). His research has appeared in American Sociological Review, Social Forces, Demography, and other journals. Adelman is a former book review editor of City & Community and he currently sits on the journal’s editorial board.