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Bzostek, Sharon
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Bzostek, Sharon
Assistant Professor


Ph.D. in Sociology, Princeton University, 2009

Professional Summary/CV [.PDF]

Department of Sociology, School of Arts and Sciences, New Brunswick; Rutgers
Areas of Interest
Family demography, child well-being, and health disparities
Memberships and Professional Service
Invited Member, ASA Sociology of the Family Section Bylaws Committee, 2010-2011
Invited Member, ESS Rose Laub Coser Dissertation Prospectus Award Committee, 2011
Invited Member, Midwestern Sociological Association Student Paper Award, 2011
Princeton University Graduate School Community Associate, 2007-2009
Office of Population Research Student Social Committee Co-Chair, 2006-2007
Office of Population Research Sociology Student Liaison to Faculty, 2006-2007
Princeton University Judicial Committee Graduate Student Representative, 2006-2007
Office of Population Research Student Professional Development Co-Chair, 2005-2006
Department of Sociology Graduate Student Governing Committee, 2004-2005
Reviewer, American Journal of Public Health, American Sociological Review, Demography, International
Journal of Public Health, Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, Journal of Health and
Social Behavior, Journal of Marriage and Family, Preventing Chronic Disease, Pediatrics, Social Problems,
Social Science and Medicine, Sociological Forum

Professional Association Memberships
American Sociological Association
Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management
Population Association of America
Society for Research on Child Development
Grants, Honors, and Awards
Marvin Bressler Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, June 2007
National Institutes of Health Pre-doctoral Traineeship, Fall 2004 Summer 2008
Westoff Best Demography Student Paper Award, Office of Population Research, May 2006
Princeton University Graduate School Summer Research Grants, 2004 2008