|Name:||Dr. John (Jay) K Bainbridge|
|Title:||Assistant Professor of Public Administration|
|Office Location:||Dyson 356|
|Extension:||(845) 575-3000 ext. 2941|
Columbia University, School of Social Work
Before joining Marist College in Fall 2009, Jay Bainbridge was Assistant Commissioner of Policy and Research at the NYC Department of Homeless Services (DHS). Dr. Bainbridge contributed to a variety of major initiatives at DHS, such as the evaluation of the agency�s new prevention programs, the writing of two reports on the health of the homeless, and the designing and running of the Homeless Outreach Population Estimate (HOPE) � New York City�s annual street count involving thousands of volunteers and city workers. Prior to his work at DHS, Jay worked as a researcher and consultant for a number of organizations including the National Center for Children in Poverty, the Columbia University School of Social Work and the Child Care Action Campaign. Jay has a bachelor degree in Mathematics from Cornell University, and both a Masters in Public Administration and a Doctorate in Social Policy from Columbia University. He has also taught research methods, statistics, policy analysis, and social welfare policy at such institutions as Columbia University, Barnard College, and New York University.
|Awards & Honors:||
Columbia University Public Policy Consortium Fellowship, 2000-2001
Culhane, D. P., Metraux, S., Byrne, T., Stino, M., Bainbridge, J. (in press). "The Age Structure of Contemporary Homelessness: Evidence and Implications For Public Policy. To appear in Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, John Wiley & Sons Inc. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/%28ISSN%291530-2415
Carrizales, T., Bainbridge, J. (in press). International Sanitation Management and Performance Measurement: Taking out the Trash. To appear in International Journal of Public Administration.
Metraux, S., Eng, N., Bainbridge, J., Culhane, D. (2011). The Impact of Shelter Use and Housing Placement on Mortality Hazard for Unaccompanied Adults and Adults in Family Households Entering New York City Shelters: 1990-2002. Journal of Urban Health, 88(6), 1091-1104. http://www.springer.com/public+health/journal/11524
Kerker, B., Bainbridge, J., Thorpe, L., Marder, D., Kennedy, J. (2011). A Population-Based Assessment of the Health of Homeless Families in New York City, 2001-2003. American Journal of Public Health, 101, 546 - 553. http://ajph.aphapublications.org/
A. Levitt, D. Culhane, J. DeGenova, P. Quinn, and J. Bainbridge. Health and Social Characteristics of Homeless Adults in Manhattan Who Were Chronically or Not Chronically Unsheltered. Psychiatric Services, July 2009.
Dr. Bainbridge�s current research interests include trends, causes and solutions to homelessness, especially with respect to the street homeless and to the effects of prevention services on families at risk of homelessness.