Center for the Elimination of Minority Health Disparities

Bruce Link, Ph.D.

Bruce G. Link

Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Public Policy

Office: Phone: (951) 827-4103

Fax: (951) 827-3330


BIOGRAPHY Dr. Bruce Link earned his BA from Earlham College and MS and PhD degrees from Columbia University. His interests are centered on topics in psychiatric and social epidemiology. He has written on the connection between socioeconomic status and health, homelessness, violence, stigma, and discrimination. Currently he is conducting research aimed at understanding health disparities by race/ethnicity and socioeconomic status, the consequences of social stigma for people with mental illnesses, and the connection between mental illnesses and violent behaviors.