Assistant Professor of Sociology
Ph.D. 2008 (Sociology), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A. 2005 (Sociology) University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; B.A. 1995 (Religious Studies), Seoul National University (South Korea)
Puck Building, Room 4113, 295 Lafayette Street New York, NY 10012
Tuesdays 1:00-3:00PM (By Appt. only)
Areas of Research/Interest:
social demography; stratification; quantitative research methods; skill formation over the life course; inequality and mobility; family change
Lee, Dohoon and Sara McLanahan. Forthcoming. “Family Structure Transitions and Child Development: Instability, Selection, and Population Heterogeneity.” American Sociological Review.
Lee, Dohoon and Margot Jackson. 2015. “The Relationship between Lifetime Health Trajectories and Socioeconomic Attainment in Middle Age.” Social Science Research 54:96-112.
Lee, Dohoon. 2014. “Age Trajectories of Poverty during Childhood and High School Graduation.” Sociological Science 1:344-365.
Lee, Dohoon, Jeanne Brooks-Gunn, Sara McLanahan, Dan Notterman, and Irv Garfinkel. 2013. “The Great Recession, Genetic Sensitivity, and Maternal Harsh Parenting.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110(34):13780-13784.
Media coverage: CBS, NBC, CNN, NPR, TIME, Los Angeles Times, US News and World Report, and multiple other media outlets
Lee, Dohoon. 2010. “The Early Socioeconomic Effects of Teenage Childbearing: A Propensity Score Matching Approach.” Demographic Research 23:697-736.
Harris, Kathleen Mullan, Krista Perreira, and Dohoon Lee. 2009. “Obesity in the Transition to Adulthood: Predictions across Race/Ethnicity, Immigrant Generation, and Sex.” Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine 163(11):1022-1028.
Perreira, Krista, Kathleen Mullan Harris, and Dohoon Lee. 2007. “Immigrant Youth in the Labor Market.” Work and Occupations 34(1):5-34.
Perreira, Krista, Kathleen Mullan Harris, and Dohoon Lee. 2006. “Making It in America: High School Completion by Immigrant and Native Youth.” Demography 43(3):511-536.