Rebecca K. Glauber

Faculty Fellow
Phone: (603) 862-2500
Office: Sociology, McConnell Hall Rm 303A, Durham, NH 03824
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  • Ph.D., Sociology, New York University
  • M.A., Sociology, New York University
  • B.A., Sociology, University of Massachusetts - Amherst

Research Interests

  • Families
  • Gender
  • Labor markets
  • Social stratification
  • Work

Courses Taught

  • SOC 601: Methods of Social Research
  • SOC 699: Senior Honors Thesis
  • SOC 792: Internship Independent Study
  • SOC 797: Spec Top/Gender
  • SOC 900: Pro-seminar
  • SOC 902: Sociological Methods II
  • SOC 975: Sociology of the Family
  • SOC 999: Doctoral Research

Selected Publications

Glauber, R. (2018). Trends in the Motherhood Wage Penalty and Fatherhood Wage Premium for Low, Middle, and High Earners. DEMOGRAPHY, 55(5), 1663-1680. doi:10.1007/s13524-018-0712-5

Glauber, R., & Day, M. D. (2018). Gender, Spousal Caregiving, and Depression: Does Paid Work Matter?. Journal of Marriage and Family, 80(2), 537-554. doi:10.1111/jomf.12446

Glauber, R. (2017). Gender Differences in Spousal Care Across the Later Life Course. Research on Aging, 39(8), 934-959. doi:10.1177/0164027516644503

Glauber, R., & Young, J. R. (2015). On the Fringe: Family-Friendly Benefits and the Rural–Urban Gap Among Working Women. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 36(1), 97-113. doi:10.1007/s10834-014-9418-z

Smith, K. E., & Glauber, R. (2013). Exploring the spatial wage penalty for women: Does it matter where you live?. Social Science Research, 42(5), 1390-1401. doi:10.1016/j.ssresearch.2013.03.006

Glauber, R., & Gozjolko, K. L. (2011). Do Traditional Fathers Always Work More? Gender Ideology, Race, and Parenthood. Journal of Marriage and Family, 73(5), 1133-1148. doi:10.1111/j.1741-3737.2011.00870.x

Glauber, R. (2008). Race and gender in families and at work - The fatherhood wage premium. GENDER & SOCIETY, 22(1), 8-30. doi:10.1177/0891243207311593

Glauber, R. (2007). Marriage and the Motherhood Wage Penalty Among African Americans, Hispanics, and Whites. Journal of Marriage and Family, 69(4), 951-961. doi:10.1111/j.1741-3737.2007.00423.x

Conley, D., & Glauber, R. (2006). Parental educational investment and children's academic risk - Estimates of the impact of sibship size and birth order from exogenous variation in fertility. JOURNAL OF HUMAN RESOURCES, 41(4), 722-737. doi:10.3368/jhr.XLI.4.722

Conley, D., & Glauber, R. (2006). GENDER, BODY MASS, AND SOCIOECONOMIC STATUS: NEW EVIDENCE FROM THE PSID. ECONOMICS OF OBESITY, 17, 253-275. doi:10.1016/S0731-2199(06)17010-7

Most Cited Publications