University of virginia sociology
PROFESSOR OF SOCIOLOGYW. Bradford Wilcox is Director of the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia, Professor of Sociology at the University of Virginia, Senior Fellow at the Institute for Family Studies, and a Visiting Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute.
As an undergraduate, Wilcox was a Jefferson Scholar at the University of Virginia (’92) and later earned his Ph.D. from Princeton University. Prior to coming to the University of Virginia, he held research fellowships at Princeton University, Yale University, and the Brookings Institution.
The coauthor of Gender and Parenthood: Biological and Social Scientific Perspectives (Columbia, 2013, with Kathleen Kovner Kline), Professor Wilcox’s research has focused on marriage, fatherhood, and cohabitation, especially on the ways that family structure, civil society, and culture influence the quality and stability of family life in the United States and around the globe. Now, Dr. Wilcox is exploring the contribution that families make to the economic welfare of individuals and societies. He is also the coauthor of Whither the Child?: Causes and Consequences of Low Fertility (Paradigm, 2013, with Eric Kaufmann) and the author of Soft Patriarchs, New Men: How Christianity Shapes Fathers and Husbands (Chicago, 2004). Wilcox has published articles on marriage, cohabitation, parenting, and fatherhood in The American Sociological Review, Social Forces, The Journal of Marriage and Family and The Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. Wilcox is now writing a book with Nicholas Wolfinger titled, Soul Mates: Religion, Sex, Children, & Marriage among African Americans and Latinos (Oxford 2015).
Brad Wilcox has received the following two awards from the American Sociological Association Religion Section for his research: the Best Graduate Paper Award and the Best Article Award. His research has also been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, BBC News, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, USA Today, The Boston Globe, CNN, The Los Angeles Times, CBS News, NBC's The Today Show, and on NPR. He also writes regularly for publications like The Wall Street Journal.thinking man tavern thinking maps templates thinking meaning thinking nf lyrics thinking nation thinking noodles thinking negative thinking nf thinking noun synonym thinking notes thinking necessarily involves thinking out loud thinking out loud lyrics thinking of you images thinking of you quotes thinking of you gif thinking of you messages thinking of you cards thinking putty thinking person thinking pinoy thinking positive thinking pose thinking png thinking problem thinking process thinking quotes thinking questions thinking questions for kids thinking questions to ask thinking quotes short thinking quickly thinking quotes for instagram thinking quantitatively thinking routines thinking rhetorically thinking rationally thinking reaction meme thinking riddles thinking really hard thinking reeds thinking rationally meaning thinking synonym thinking statue thinking skills thinking strategies thinking styles thinking stock photo thinking strategically thinking storm thinking traps thinking tree thinking tree spirits thinking too much thinking thesaurus thinking thoughts and feeling feelings thinking traps worksheet thinking thursday thinking up thinking upstream thinking under the influence thinking up synonym thinking upstream nursing thinking u can live without me lyrics thinking up a master plan thinking up a song about coraline thinking vs feeling thinking vs feeling mbti