New study to look at trends in couples’ earnings after babyA new study, “Trends in Couples’ Work Patterns After Childbirth,” led by Cornell’s Kelly Musick, professor of policy analysis and management, and professor of sociology by courtesy, has been awarded $1 million over a three years by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.
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Student Spotlight: Naomi Li '20
"I have always been interested in how social change develops and the construction of social narratives." Sociology and economics major Naomi Li conducted research over the summer under the supervision of Kelly Nielsen, a postdoctoral fellow in sociology. Her reserach focused on situations where students and faculty experience sexism and racism in higher education. “My research has helped me expand my literature base tremendously this summer and gain a better understanding of how to approach questions from a sociological perspective.”