Amber Kelly

Amber Kelly

Amber Kelly



 Amber is a Doctoral student in the Department of Sociology. She received her MS in Public Health and Health Behavior and BS in Public Health from the University of Nebraska Omaha. Broadly, her research interests include the influence of social factors on health outcomes at various stages of life. In her time at Wayne State University, she has served as a Graduate Research Assistant on an NIH funded project and a Graduate Teaching Assistant for the Department of Sociology. She is the recipient of the Thomas C. Rumble Fellowship and Professor Frank E. and Rosemary K. Hartung Memorial Endowed Award in Sociology.

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

 Life course health, social determinants of health, maternal and infant health, mental health, pregnancy and perinatal loss, gender, sex and sexuality

Courses taught

 SOC 1020 Social Problems, SOC 1010 Sociology for PreMeds

Courses taught by Amber Kelly

Spring-Summer Term 2022

Winter Term 2022