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Dr. Ronica Rooks

Associate Professor,
University of Colorado Denver

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University of Colorado Denver
Denver, CO

Dr. Ronica Rooks


Associate Professor,
University of Colorado Denver

Education

University of Maryland at College Park
College Park, Maryland, United States
PhD, 1999
Sociology - Social Stratification, Social Demography
1995 To 1999
Dissertation: pink-collar occupations and women's occupational mobility
Advisor: Dr. Reeve Vanneman

University of Maryland at College Park
College Park, Maryland, United States
M.A., 1995
Sociology
1992 To 1995
Dissertation: racial and ethnic differences in time-use
Advisor: Dr. John Robinson

St. Mary's College of Maryland
St. Mary's City, Maryland, United States
B.A., 1992
Sociology/Anthropology and Economics
1988 To 1992
Advisor: Dr. Helen Ginn

Job History

University of Colorado Denver
Associate Professor
Denver, CO, United States
July 2014 - present

University of Colorado Denver
Assistant Professor
Denver, CO, United States
August 2007 - June 2014

Kent State University
Assistant Professor
Kent, OH, United States
August 2003 - August 2007

Areas Of Expertise

  • Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Systems: Other
  • Ethnic Groups: African-American/Black American/African
  • Gerontology
  • Income
  • Older Workers
  • Productive Aging
  • Work and Occupation

Discipline

  • Sociology