Daniel Ervin

Project Specialist, Pacific RISA (Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments) Program
ErvinD [at] EastWestCenter.org
Ph.D Geography, University of California Santa Barbara
Area of Expertise: 

Migration, Public Health, Medical and Health Geography, Non-Communicable Diseases

Dr. Daniel Ervin received a B.A. in Psychology from George Washington University, an M.A. in Geography from the University of Wyoming, and a Ph.D. in Geography from UC Santa Barbara. He also held fellowships at the Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies, School of Global Policy and Strategy, and in Integrated Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, both at UC San Diego. His research interests include the interactions between place, space, migration, and health; planetary health; and geographic and health research methods. Particular areas of interest are improving migration history and analysis within public health research and applying Stable Isotope Ratio Analysis to public health and migration research. At the Center he will contribute to work on climate, health, and migration in the Pacific Islands.