Susan Leonard

Associate Research Scientist, Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research, Institute for Social Research
Susan   Leonard


Dr. Leonard's work focuses on the relationship between human populations and their environments. Her research interests include historical epidemiology and mortality in emergent industrial cities of the Northeast United States; wealth inequality in 19th century New England; household dynamic and farming practices in grasslands settlement; and aging, migration, isolation and settlement dynamics in the US Great Plains.