Jennifer Lundquist, sociology

Associate Professor of sociology and interim director of the Institute for Social Science Research

Jennifer Lundquist has conducted extensive research on various aspects of relationships, marriage and divorce, including the effects caused by race, ethnicity and gender.  She has studied the division of labor and work-life balance, decisions by couples to remain childless, and marital issues facing U.S. military personnel.

Lundquist has also recently conducted research on the topics of paternal leave and online dating patterns, and is co-author of the book Demography: The Study of Human Population (third edition).