David Zarifa

David Zarifa is an Associate Professor of Sociology at Nipissing University. His areas of specialization include social inequality, sociology of education, sociology of work, and quantitative research methods. His current and future research includes: Life course transitions in Northern and rural communities (Principal Investigator); The educational and labour market experiences of disadvantaged youth in Canada and the United States (Principal Investigator, SSHRC); Political elites and postsecondary education in eight countries (Principal Investigator).