J. Trent AlexanderJ. Trent Alexander

Associate Director and Research Professor

  • Phone: 734-647-7736
  • Email: jtalex@umich.edu

Brief Biography

J. Trent Alexander is a historical demographer who joined ICPSR in August 2017 from the US Census Bureau. He served as Assistant Chief of the Center for Administrative Records Research and Applications. At CARRA he led efforts to use administrative records to augment the Census data infrastructure through projects such as the Census Longitudinal Infrastructure Project, which is linking micro data across Decennial Censuses, major surveys, and administrative records. Prior to joining the Census Bureau, Trent was one of the leads on the IPUMS project at the Minnesota Population Center.

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