Students on the Job Market 2023-24

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Chris Bosley
Dissertation: “Contextualizing Employee Stress and Health: An Organizational Analysis”
Committee: Ashley Barr (Chair), Hanna Grol-Prokopczyk, Erin Hatton, Johanna Innes (UB School of Medicine)
Research Areas: Medical Sociology, Sociology of Work and Organizations, Survey Methods, High Stress Occupations

CV: Chris Bosley CV

Byung Soo Lee.

Byung Soo Lee
Dissertation: “The Perceived Meaning of Eldercare among the Sandwich Generation of Adult Koreans and Korean Immigrants”
Committee: Kristen Schultz Lee (chair), Debra Street, Robert Adelman
Research Areas: Life Course; Sociology of Family; Immigration; Gender; Inequality; Sociology of Education

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Jiaying Lin

Dissertation: “Understanding the Impact of the First Anti-Domestic Violence Law in China”
Committee: Kristen Schultz Lee (chair), Mary Nell Trautner, Erin Hatton
Research Areas: Law & Society, Aging and Life Course, Domestic Violence, China Studies, Qualitative Methods

CV: Jiaying Lin CV

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Laura Obernesser

Dissertation: “The Ambiguity of Help: Grandparents, their Adult Children, and the Ambiguity of Childcare among Rural Western New Yorkers”
Committee: Kristen Schultz Lee (chair), Ashley Barr, Debra Street
Research Areas: Family, Families and Inequality, Family Roles, Rural Families, Aging and the life course, Transition to adulthood, Intimate Relationships, Kinship ties, Generations and Society, Stress, Agency, Qualitative Methods

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Rachel Zhang
Dissertation: “Neighborhoods and Wellbeing: A Life Course Approach”
Committee: Ashley Barr (chair), Robert Adelman, Yunmei (Iris) Lu
Research Areas: Urban Sociology, Criminology, Health, Family, Quantitative Methods

CV: Zhe (Rachel) Zhang CV