Kristen Schultz Lee

Associate Professor

Kristen Schultz Lee

Education:  Ph.D., Cornell University

Research Interests: Gender and the Life Course, Sociology of the Family, Aging, Education, Japan

Recent Courses:

SOC 308: Sociology of the Life Course

SOC 481: East Asian Families

Bio: Kristen Schultz Lee’s research interests focus on gender and the life course in a comparative framework.  She is interested in investigating how social context (for example, gender norms and social policies) influences family behaviors and the happiness of different groups (defined by social class and marital status).  In other research, Lee is investigating academic inequality among children.  Lee’s research has been supported by the Japan Foundation and the Fulbright Foundation 



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