Professor Janeen Baxter
|Professor Janeen Baxter|
Australian Research Council Professorial Fellow
Phone: (+61 7) 336 52871
Fax: (+61 7) 336 51544
Room 436, Level 4,
Michie Building (#9), St Lucia Campus
BA - Hons (Sociology) Australian National University
MA (Sociology) Australian National University
PhD (Sociology) University of Queensland
Fellow – Academy of Social Sciences in Australia
Member - ARC College Social, Behavioural and Economic Sciences Panel
Member - The Australian Sociological Association
Member - The American Sociological Association
Member - The British Sociological Association
Member - The International Sociological Association, Research Committee 28 (Social Stratification and Mobility)
Member - Population Association of America
ARC Professorial Fellow, School of Social Science, University of Queensland, 2009 -
Professor, School of Social Science, University of Queensland, 2005 - 2008
Associate Professor, School of Social Science, University of Queensland, 2000 - 2004
Senior Lecturer, Sociology, University of Tasmania, 1998 - 2000
Fellow, R.S.S.S., Australian National University, 1995 - 1997
- Families and households
- Gender inequalities in paid and unpaid work
- Transitions over the life course (NLC Project)
Selected recent publications:
Evans, A. and Baxter, J. (eds) (forthcoming) Negotiating the Life Course: Stability and Change in Life Pathways. Springer.
Hosking, A., Whitehouse, G. and Baxter, J. (2010) "Duration of leave and resident fathers' involvement in infant care in Australia." Journal of Marriage and Family, 72 4: 1301-1316.
Cooke, L. P. and Baxter, J. (2010) "Families in International Context: Comparing Institutional Effects Across Western Societies." Journal of Marriage and Family, 72 3: 516-536.
Baxter, J., Haynes, M. and Hewitt, B. (2010) "Pathways into marriage : Cohabitation and the domestic division of labor." Journal of Family Issues, 31 11: 1507-1529. 8.25
Hewitt, B., England, P., Baxter, J. and Shafer, E. F. (2010) "Education and unintended pregnancies in Australia: Do differences in relationship status and age at birth explain the education gradient?." Population Review, 49 1: 36-52. 7.94
Buchler, S., Haynes, M. and Baxter, J. (2009) "Casual employment in Australia: The influence of employment contract on financial well-being." Journal of Sociology, 45 3: 271-289.
Baxter, J., Hewitt, B. and Western, M. (2009) "Who uses paid domestic labor in Australia? Choice and constraint in hiring household help." Feminist Economics, 15 1: 1-26.
Baxter, J., Hewitt, B., and Haynes, M. (2008) "Life course transitions and housework: Marriage, parenthood and time on housework." Journal of Marriage and Family, 70:259-272.