Wesley James

Title Associate Professor
University of Memphis


Wesley James

Dr. James' primary research interests are medical sociology, demography, and rural health. He has been involved in several state and federal supported research projects exploring a variety of health-related issues. Currently, his research agenda is focused in three areas: (1) U.S. mortality disparities across time and place, (2) social determinants of health, mortality, and life expectancy in rural America, and (3) issues related to access to health care in the Mississippi Delta.

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University of Memphis
3704 Walker Ave. Memphis, TN 38152

Email wljames1@memphis.edu
Phone 9016781631
Web Profiles www.memphis.edu/sociology/people/faculty_and_staff/wesley-james.php