lindsay ryan

Lindsay Ryan

Associate Research Scientist, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research.
Ph.D., Human Development & Family Studies, Penn State University
Dr. Ryan is an Associate Research Scientist in the Survey Research Center at the Institute for Social Research. She is an investigator on several ongoing research projects that involve an interest in better measuring and understanding the processes by which adults change over the life course. Broadly, her research investigates individual and contextual influences on psychological well-being, physical health, and cognition as adults age. Dr. Ryan's work considers aging processes through the lens of many contextual factors, including social relationships, age-cohort membership, and work and retirement status.