Kimberlee Shauman

Kimberlee Shauman Portrait

Position Title

2245 Social Sciences and Humanities
Office Hours
By Appointment


  • Ph.D., Sociology, University of Michigan
  • M.A., Sociology, Institution
  • B.A., Sociology, Institution

Research Focus

Social Stratification; Social Demography; Family, Kinship, and Gender; Education


  • Shauman, K. A. and Huynh, J. (2023) “Gender, race-ethnicity and postdoctoral hiring in STEMM fields.” Social Science Research 113:102854.
  • Jackman, M. R. and Shauman, K. A. (2019) “The Toll of Inequality: Racial Inequality and Death in the United States, 1900-2000.” Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race 16(2):291-340.
  • Shauman, K. A., Howell, L. P., Paterniti, D. A., Beckett, L. A., and Villablanca, A. C. (2018) "Barriers to Career Flexibility in Academic Medicine: A Qualitative Analysis of Reasons for the Underutilization of Family-Friendly Policies, and Implications for Institutional Change and Department Chair Leadership." Academic Medicine 93:246-255.
  • Shauman, K. A. (2017) “Gender differences in the early employment outcomes of STEM doctorates.” Social Sciences 6(1), 24.
  • Shauman, K. A. (2016) "Gender differences in the early career outcomes of college graduates: The influence of sex-type of degree field across four cohorts." RSF: The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences, 2(4), 152–193.
  • Xie, Y., Fang, M., & Shauman, K. A. (2015) "STEM Education." Annual Review of Sociology 41: 331-357.



Intermediate Social Statistics (Soc 106)
Sociology of Adolescence (Soc 122)
The Family (Soc 131)
Social Stratification (Soc 140)
Gender Issues in Education (Soc 190X)


Methods of Quantitative Research (Soc 207A-B, Soc 208)
Gender, Family, and Society (Soc 234)
Social Stratification (Soc 295)