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Bach Pham

Research Associate


Bach is a Research Associate at the Center for Child and Family Studies and the University of South Carolina.  He works on the Quality Assurance Review process and assists with data analysis and report writing. The data obtained from the Quality Assurance review helps provide South Carolina information on how to help improve the state’s child welfare system.

Bach has a M.A. in Anthropology from East Carolina University and B.A in Anthropology from the University of South Carolina. Bach has taken part as a field interviewer for several national and local level projects aimed at public health.

Bach’s primary research interest is food insecurity in the United States and the effects of globalization, politics, and climate change on rural communities.