Yader Lanuza

Asst. Professor

Locator Code:
2030

 
Career

Education

2017Ph.D. Sociology University of California, Irvine
2013 Demographic and Social Analysis University of California, Irvine
2008 Sociology of Education New York University
2004B.A. Liberal Arts Hampshire College

Professional Experience

2012 - Research Assistant for Dr. Susan Brown and Dr. Frank Bean, University of CaliforniaIrvine, Department of Sociology
2008 - 2010Research Associate, Metropolitan Center for Urban Education, New York University
2006 - 2008Instructional Mediator, Brooklyn Academy High School
2004 - 2006Program Assistant, Gates Millennium Scholars, Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Honors & Acknowledgements

Provost Research Award, University of Miami
2018
Society of Fellows, Princeton University (Finalist)
2017
President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, University of Maryland (Finalist)
2017
Aristide Zolberg Student Scholar Award, Honorable Mention, American Sociological Association
2016
Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship, National Research Council
2016
Minority Fellowship Program, American Sociological Association
2016
Beth B. Hess Scholarship, Society for the Study of Social Problems (Runner-Up)
2015
Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship, National Research Council (Honorable Mention)
2015
Minority Fellowship Program, American Sociological Association (Alternate)
2014
Ford Foundation Pre-doctoral Fellowship, National Research Council (Honorable Mention)
2013
Ford Foundation Pre-doctoral Fellowship, National Research Council (Alternate)
2012
All-Florida Academic Team, Florida State Board of Community College
2001
Lauds and Laurels Award, Best Graduate Student, UC Irvine Alumni Association
2017
Winner, Robin M. Williams, Jr. Best Empirical Paper Competition, Dept. of Sociology, UC Irvine
2017
Outstanding Research Award, Department of Sociology, University of California, Irvine
2016
Outstanding Service Award, Department of Sociology, University of California, Irvine
2013
Faculty Mentor Program Fellowship, University of California, Irvine
2012
Eugene Cota-Robles Fellowship, University of California, Irvine
2010 – 2014
Social Science Tuition Fellowship, University of California, Irvine
2010
Dean’s Opportunity Scholarship, New York University
2006 – 2007
Phi Theta Kappa, Miami-Dade Community College
2001
Eco-Urban Fellow, Miami-Dade Community College
1999 – 2001

Conferences & Events

April 2018
“Someone to Talk to: Immigrant-native Differences in Emotional Support for Children | Annual meeting of the Population Association of America, Denver, Colorado
April 2018
Parent-Child Monetary Exchanges in African American and Immigrant Families During the Transition to Adulthood | Annual meeting of the Population Association of America, Denver, Colorado
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Memberships

American Sociological Association, Southern Sociological Society
Population Association of America
Research

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Migration, immigrant incorporation, sociology of the family, race & ethncity, sociology of education, the transition to adulthood, and economic sociology

Publications

Turney, Kristin and Yader R. Lanuza. "Parental Incarceration and the Transformation of American Adulthood" Journal of Marriage and Family 1314-1330.79 (2017).


Feliciano, Cynthia and Yader R. Lanuza "An Immigrant Paradox? Contextual Attainment and Intergenerational Educational Mobility" American Sociological Review 211-241.82(1) (2017).


Media / Outreach

Areas of Expertise

Programs: Microsoft Office, SPSS, Stata

Languages

Spanish ( Speaker)

 

Areas of Expertise

Programs: Microsoft Office, SPSS, Stata

Media Relations

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Languages

Spanish ( Speaker)

In the Media

The Atlantic, MSN