Susan L. Brown

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Degrees
  • PhD, Sociology and Demography, The Pennsylvania State University
  • MA, Sociology and Demography, The Pennsylvania State University
  • BA, Sociology, University of Virginia

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Brown's research examines the implications of the rapid transformation of American family life, with a focus on union dynamics and their consequences for well-being at various stages of the life course. Much of her work examines recent changes in cohabitation, marriage, and divorce. Her research has been supported by a career development award from NICHD as well as grants from NIA. She is the author of Families in America, published by the University of California Press. Her areas of expertise include...
  • Divorce
  • Cohabitation
  • Marriage
  • Child Well-being