Jenna Nobles

Jenna Nobles


Soc 170 Population Problems
Soc 756 Advanced Demographic Techniques
Soc 971 Migration and Migrants

Associate Professor of Sociology
4456 Sewell Social Sciences
(608) 262-4024
Fax: (608) 262-8400
Office Hours: by appt only (F'14)

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Publications:
Nobles, Jenna, Elizabeth Frankenberg, and Duncan Thomas. forthcoming. "The Effects of Mortality on Fertility: Population Dynamics after a Natural Disaster." Demography.

Hamoudi, Amar and Jenna Nobles. 2014. "Do Daughters Really Cause Divorce? Stress, Pregnancy, and Family Composition." Demography 51: 1423-1449.

Nobles, Jenna. 2013. "Migration and Father Absence: Shifting Family Structure in Mexico." Demography 50(4): 1303-1314.

Nobles, Jenna, Miranda Ritterman Weintraub, and Nancy Adler. 2013. "Subjective Status and Health: Pathways Reconsidered." Social Science & Medicine 82: 58-66.

Frankenberg, Elizabeth, Jenna Nobles, and Cecep Sumantri. 2012. "Community Destruction and Traumatic Stress in Post-Tsunami Indonesia." Journal of Health and Social Behavior 53(4): 500-516.

Nobles, Jenna. 2011. "Parenting from Abroad: Migration, Nonresident Father Involvement, and Children’s Education in Mexico." Journal of Marriage and Family 73(4): 729-746.

Buttenheim, Alison and Jenna Nobles. 2009. "Ethnic Diversity, Traditional Norms, and Marriage Behaviour in Indonesia." Population Studies 63(3): 277-294.

Nobles, Jenna and Elizabeth Frankenberg. 2009. "Mothers' Community Participation and Children's Health." Journal of Health and Social Behavior 50(1): 16-30.

Ph.D. Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles

Departmental Areas of Interest:
Demography and Ecology
Economic Change and Development
Medical Sociology
Methods and Statistics
Social Stratification

Center for Demography and Ecology
Institute for Research on Poverty
Wisconsin Migration Research Group