Professor, Annie and John Gnitzinger Professor of Aging
Editor, Journal of Aging and Health

Curriculum Vitae 


BA, Sociology, Bowling Green State University, 1972

MA, Sociology, Louisiana State University, 1973

PhD, Sociology, Louisiana State University, 1976


Areas of Interest

Aging in Hispanics

Minorities and aging

Immigrant Health

Aging and the lifecourse



Department of Preventive Medicine and Community Health

Sealy Center on Aging


Contact Information

Ewing Hall, Suite 1.128, 700 Harborside Drive, Galveston, Texas

Phone: 409-772-9137

Fax: 409-772-5272


Mailing address: 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, Texas 77555-1150

Kyriakos Markides, PhD