Education and Transition to Adulthood Group
Education and Transition to Adulthood Group

Former Projects Members

Sarah Crissey
Kimberly Daniels
Denisse Gelber
Sam Field
Michelle Frisco
Kelly Fulton 
Barbara King
Janet Kuo
Amy G. Langenkamp
David McClendon
Chelsea Moore
Susan Moreno
Edward Morris
Anna S. Mueller
Jennifer Pearson
Dara Shifrer
Charles Stokes
April Sutton
Karina Vielma
Lindsey Wilkinson
Lisa Wyatt 


Sarah Crissey 

Dissertation Title: Gender Differences in the Academic Consequences of Heterosexual Adolescent Romantic Relationships

Current Location: Statistician, U.S. Census Bureau

Email Address : sarahcrissey@hotmail.com


Kimberly Daniels

Company: National Survey of Family Growth, National Center for Health Statistics

Job Title: Associate Service Fellow

Email: kdaniels1@cdc.gov


Michelle Frisco

Dissertation Title: Adolescents' Future Opportunity: Family, Sexual Decision-Making, and Academic Achievement

Current Location: The Pennsylvania State University 

Website: http://www.pop.psu.edu/directory/mlf112/

Email Address: mlf112@psu.edu


Kelly Fulton

Dissertation Title: All in the Family: Community, Class, and Caring in an African American Elementary School

Current Location: Lecturer, University of Texas at Austin

Email Address: kelgor@mail.utexas.edu 


Janet Kuo

Dissertation Title: Racial and Educational Disparities in UnionTransitions of Cohabitors: The Importance of Long-term Economic Prospects.

Current Location: Assistant Professor, National Taiwan University (Taipei, Taiwan).

Email Address: janetkuo@utexas.edu


Barbara King

Dissertation Title: Examining the Power of Performance: An Investigation of STEM Persistence across Field of Study and Gender

Current Location: Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education, Florida International University

Website: http://education.fiu.edu/docs/faculty_profiles/profile_King.pdf

Email Address: bking@fiu.edu

 
Amy G. Langenkamp

Dissertation Title: Following Different Pathways: Effects of Social Relationships and Social Opportunity on Students' Academic Trajectory After School Transitions

Current Location: Assistant Professor, University of Notre Dame

Website: http://sociology.nd.edu/people/amy-langenkamp/

Email Address: alangenk@nd.edu


David McClendon

Dissertation Title: Marriage Markets during the Transition to Adulthood in the United States

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Chelsea Moore

Dissertation Title: Socioeconomic Stratification in the Stem Pathway From College to the Labor Market

Current Location: University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Email Address: cdmoore@umass.edu


Susan Moreno
 
Dissertation Title: Keeping the Door Open: Latino and African American Friendships as a Resource for University Mathematics Achievement

Current Location: Director of the Office of Instituional Research, University of Houston

Email Address: semoreno@uh.edu

Website: http://www.uh.edu/ir/about-ir/staff/


Edward Morris

Dissertation Title: The Majority Minority: Academic Experiences of White Students in a Predominately Racial/Ethnic Minority School

Current Location: Associate Professor, University of Kentucky

Website: http://soc.as.uky.edu/users/ewmo222

Email Address: edward.morris@uky.edu


Anna S. Mueller

Dissertation Title: Weight Control, Self-Perception, and Self-Esteem in Adolescence: The Role of Schools and Social Comparison

Current Location: Assistant Professor, University of Chicago

Website: http://humdev.uchicago.edu/directory/anna-mueller

Email Address: amueller@uchicago.edu

 
Jennifer Pearson

Dissertation Title: Young Women's Sexual Agency in the Transition to Adulthood

Current Location: Associate Professor, Wichita State University

Website: http://webs.wichita.edu/?u=sociology&p=/pearson/

Email Address: jennifer.pearson@wichita.edu


Dara Shifrer

Dissertation Title : The Structural and Social Correlates of the Learning Disability Label

Current Location: Assistant Professor, Portland State University

Website: http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Dara_Shifrer

Email: dshifrer@pdx.edu


Charles E. Stokes

Dissertation Title: Family Religious Contexts and Educational Outcomes During the Transition to Adulthood

Current Location: Scholar-in-Residence, Samford University

Website: https://www.samford.edu/arts-and-sciences/sociology/faculty-and-staff/?id=21474855984#article

Email Address: cestokes@samford.edu


April Sutton

Dissertation Title: Training for Local Labor in a Global Economy: Local Labor Markets, High School Course Offerings, and Males’ and Females’ Education and Early Labor Market Outcomes

Current Location: Frank H.T. Rhodes Postdoctoral Fellow, Cornell Population Center, Cornell University

Website:

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Lindsey Wilkinson

Dissertation Title: Inconsistent Hispanic/Latino Self-Identification in Adolescence and Academic Performance

Current Location: Assistant Professor, Portland State University

Website: http://www.pdx.edu/sociology/lindsey-wilkinson

Email Address: lindsw@pdx.edu


Lisa Wyatt

Dissertation Title: Racial differences in television watching, family context and reading achievement


  • Education and Transition to Adulthood Group

    University of Texas at Austin
    Population Research Center
    305 E. 23rd Street, Stop G1800
    Austin, Texas 78712