Gary D. Sandefur

Gary D. Sandefur

Professor of Sociology, Emeritus


sandefur@ssc.wisc.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Publications:
Park, Hyunjoon, and Gary Sandefur. 2010. "Educational gaps between immigrant and native students in Europe: The role of grade." Pp. 113-136 in Dronkers, Japp (ed.), Quality and Inequality of Education. Springer Netherlands.

Andrew, Megan, Jennifer Eggerling-Boeck, Gary Sandefur, and Buffy Smith. 2007. "The Inner Side of the Transition to Adulthood: A Qualitative Analysis of Youths' Subjective Understanding of the Transition to Adulthood." In Macmillan, R. (ed.), Advances in Life Course Research: Constructing Adulthood: Agency and Subjectivity in Adolescence and Adulthood, Volume 11, pp. 225-251. University of Minnesota Press: Minneapolis, MN.

Sandefur, Gary D. and Ann Meier. 2008. "The Family Environment: Structure, Material Resources, and Family Childcare," in Brett Brown, ed., Key Indicators of Child and Youth Well-Being, Mawhah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Sandefur, Gary D. and Hyunjoon Park. 2007. "Educational expansion and changes in occupational returns to education in Korea." Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 25: 306-322.

Sandefur, Gary D., Ann M. Meier, and Mary E. Campbell. 2006. "Family Resources, Social Capital, and College Attendance," Social Science Research 35(2): 525-553.

Park, Hyunjoon and Gary D. Sandefur. 2006. "Families, Schools, and Reading in Asia and Latin America," in Emily Hannum and Bruce Fuller (Eds.), Research in Sociology of Education 15: 133-162.

Education:
Ph.D., Sociology, Stanford University, 1978

Affiliations:
Sociology
Center for Demography and Ecology
Center for Demography of Health and Aging
Institute for Research on Poverty
Interdisciplinary Training Program in Education Sciences
Population Health Sciences