Tom VanHeuvelen is a PhD candidate at Indiana University. His research interests include social stratification, comparative sociology, political sociology, and quantitative methodology. His substantive research includes the analysis of within-group inequality, comparative studies of views towards inequality, and cross-national comparisons of the cultural consequences of inequality growth. He received a Masters of Science in Applied Statistics and currently is conducting monte carlo simulations on tests of the parallel regression assumption for ordinal regression models.
Tom enjoys Sociology, but also gardening, cooking, and bird watching.