Gray Divorce

Grant

NIA R15, 2014-2018
Health and Well-being Effects on Later-life Divorce and Subsequent Repartnering

Faculty
Susan L. Brown and I-Fen Lin, Multiple PI's
Graduate Students
Anna M. Hammersmith (2014-2018)
Kagan Alexander Mellencamp (2017-present)
Matthew R. Wright (2014-2017)
 
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Matthew Wright, Anna Hammersmith, Susan Brown, & I-Fen Lin
Awards
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Michael Ogawa (left) and President Rodney Rogers (right) congratulate Susan Brown and I-Fen Lin on their President's award.

President’s Award for Collaborative Research and Creative Work, 2018

Recognizes innovative research and creative work conducted by faculty members in collaboration with graduate students.

IPUMS-USA/IPUMS-CPS Research Award, 2012

Honors the best research that uses IPUMS data to advance or deepen our understanding of social and demographic processes.

Population Association of America 

(PAA) Poster Award Recipient, 2012 Annual Meeting "Unmarried Boomers Confront Old Age: A National Portrait"
Publications

Conference Presentations
  • Lin, I-Fen, Susan L. Brown, Matthew R. Wright, and Anna M. Hammersmith. “Depressive Symptoms Following Gray Divorce and Subsequent Repartnering.” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Population Association of America, Denver, Colorado, April 26-28, 2018
  • Wright, Matthew R., Anna M. Hammersmith, Susan L. Brown, and I-Fen Lin. “Marital Dissolution and Subsequent Repartnering on Loneliness in Later Life.” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Population Association of America, Denver, Colorado, April 26-28, 2018
  • Brown, Susan L. and Matthew R. Wright. "The Gray Divorce Revolution: Older Adult Attitudes toward Divorce, 1994-2012." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association, Montreal, QC, Canada, August 12-15, 2017.
  • Brown, Susan L., I-Fen Lin, Anna M. Hammersmith, and Matthew R. Wright. “Repartnering Following Gray Divorce.” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Population Association of America, Chicago, Illinois, April 27-29, 2017
  • Brown, Susan L., I-Fen Lin, Matthew R. Wright, and Anna M. Hammersmith. “Antecedents of Divorce in Later Life.” Poster presented at the annual scientific meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Orlando, Florida, November 18-22, 2015
  • Brown, Susan L., I-Fen Lin, Matthew R. Wright, and Anna M. Hammersmith. “Antecedents of Divorce in Later Life.” Poster presented at the annual scientific meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Orlando, Florida, November 18-22, 2015
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Reports