Carrie SHANDRA

Associate Professor at State University of New York at Stony Brook.

(visiting professor at LIEPP from November 22nd to December 20th 2019)

Sociology
Disability, inequality and discrimination, Education

Bio :

Carrie Shandra is a Sociologist at the State University of New York at Stony Brook who studies work and life course inequalities in the United States. Her current research focuses on three areas: (1) disability and nonmarket work, (2) adolescent disability and employment trajectories, and (3) internships and the college to career transition. She has been a Visiting Scholar at the Russell Sage foundation, a Research Fellow of the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, and a Postdoctoral Fellow of the National Academy of Education/Spencer Foundation.  She received her Ph.D. from Brown University.

Contributions :

She gives a talk on November 27, 2019 (joint LIEPP/OSC) - Disability as Inequality : Social Disparities, Health Disparities and Participation in Daily Activities