Christopher Browning

Christopher Browning

Christopher Browning

Professor, Sociology

214 Townshend Hall
1885 Neil Avenue Mall
Columbus, OH 43210

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Areas of Expertise

  • Community & Urban
  • Health & Medical
  • Crime, Deviance, & Social Control


  • Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1997

Research Interests: Research focuses on a number of topics related to the neighborhood context of health including adolescent sexual risk behavior, racial disparities in health outcomes, and the social context of aging and health. He is Principal Investigator of a NICHD funded project investigating HIV risk behavior among urban adolescents and Co-Investigator of a NIH grant examining the relationship between neighborhoods and older adult health.

Current Research: Deviance and sexuality across the life course, childhood exposure to violence, and the community context of deviance and behavior problems


Dr. Browning's Seed Grants: