M.S. in Public Policy and Management, University of Washington, 2015
MPP, Johns Hopkins University, 2009
B.A. in Sociology and Women's Studies, University of Michigan, 2005

Sarah Williamson started the Evans School Ph.D. program in Public Policy and Management in 2012. Prior to joining the program, she worked as a Senior Research Analyst in the Family Welfare Research and Training Group at the University of Maryland’s School of Social Work. Sarah earned a Master of Public Policy from the Johns Hopkins University Institute for Policy Studies in 2009. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Women’s Studies and Sociology, with a Concentration in Inequality, from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. Sarah’s research interests include education policy and employment/labor policy. 

Specializations: 
Education Policy
Employment/Labor Policy
Dissertation Committee Members: 
Marieka Klawitter (chair)
Jerald R. Herting (Sociology)
Mark C. Long
William M. Zumeta
Major Area Paper (MAP) Title: 
The Un-forgotten Half: Labor Market Skill-Building for High School Youth