Louis Donnelly is a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Bendheim-Thoman Center for Research on Child Wellbeing at Princeton University. His research focuses on how neighborhood environments and social welfare policies influence children’s development and their educational achievement. He also instructs courses on social welfare policy, research methods, and statistics at Rutgers University. Louis earned his PhD in Social Work and MSW in Nonprofit and Public Management from Rutgers University, and his B.A. in Political Science from Brandeis University.