Seminar Schedule for
“Stepping Stone” versus “Dead End” Jobs: A Model of Occupational Careers Using Longitudinal Data from the SIPP and the NLSY.
February 6, 2018 @ Noon - 300- Wallace Hall
Ted Mouw, Professor of Sociology, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Childhood Executive Functions: Heritability, Neurobiology, and Philosophical Luckiness.
February 13, 2018 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Kathryn Paige Harden, Associate Professor of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin
Childhood Health Trajectories and the Transition to Adulthood.
February 20, 2018 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Narayan Sastry, Professor Population Studies, University of Michigan
Modeling and Planning Urban Systems with Novel Data Sources.
February 27, 2018 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Marta Gonzalez, Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Combining Socio-demographic and Genetic Predictors to Explain Fertility Behaviour.
March 6, 2018 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Melinda Mills, Professor of Sociology, Nuffield College, Oxford UK
Assessing Time-varying Causal Interactions and Treatment Effects with Applications to Mobile Health.
March 13, 2018 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Susan Murphy, Professor of Statistics and Computer Science, Harvard University
- MAR 20 Spring Recess.
Do the Poor Pay More for Housing? Exploitation, Profit, and Risk in Rental Markets.
March 27, 2018 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Matthew Desmond, Professor of Sociology, Princeton University
The Demographic Determinants of Family Income Inequalities in Childhood.
April 3, 2018 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Vida Maralani, Associate Professor of Sociology, Cornell University
Offspring’s Ability and Effort, and
First Results from a New Twin Family Study.
April 10, 2018 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Martin Diewald, Professor of Sociology, Universität Bielefeld, Germany
Social Mobility in Europe and the US in the 20th Century.
April 17, 2018 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Richard Breen, Professor of Sociology, Nuffield College, Oxford UK
How (and Why) Online Dating Experiences Differ Across American Cities.
April 24, 2018 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Elizabeth Bruch, Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Michigan
Women's Education, Intergenerational Coresidence, and Household Decision-Making in China.
May 1, 2018 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Cheng Cheng, PhD Candidate, Sociology, Princeton University
Open to University-affiliated faculty, students, staff and visitors.