Jenna Nobles

Jenna Nobles


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

Associate Professor of Sociology
Associate Director for Training, CDE
4456 Sewell Social Sciences
(608) 262-4024
Fax: (608) 262-8400

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Publications:
Nobles, Jenna and Christopher McKelvey. forthcoming. "Gender, Power, and Emigration from Mexico." Demography.

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

Nobles, Jenna, Luis Rubalcava, and Graciela Teruel. forthcoming. "After Spouses Depart: Wellbeing Among Nonmigrant Mothers in Mexico." Social Science & Medicine.

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.

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.

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