Jim Allen

Department

Department of Biobehavioral Health & Population Sciences

Organization

University of Alaska Fairbanks

Email
jallen [at] umn.edu
Phone
218-726-7770

Address

Department of Biobehavioral Health & Population Sciences
Duluth, MN 55812
United States

Science Specialties

human behavior, Alaska public policy, public health

Current Research

Cultural research methodologies, and resilience, protective factors, and community interventions with Alaska Native and other circumpolar indigenous people. Engaged in two multi-site studies: development, implementation, and testing of a cultural approach to prevention of suicide and alcohol abuse for Alaska Native youth, and resiliency and the pathways to adulthood of international circumpolar indigenous youth.