UMD: A Globally Connected University

Laurie DeRose

Research Assistant Professor
0124 Cole Student Activities Building
College Park, MD 20742
Work Phone: 
301 405 6403
Expert Credentials: 

SOCY498D: African and African American Demography SOCY636: Population and Development Klein, Megan L., and Laurie F. DeRose. "?s Perceived Ability to Refuse Sex During the AIDS Epidemic in Urban Cameroon." Submitted to Studies in Family Planning November 2006. DeRose, Laurie F. "The Fertility Effects of Mortality Crises in Sub-Saharan Africa." R03 proposal. Scored 206 (35th percentile) on first submission; resubmitted October 2006. Dodoo. F. Nii-Amoo, and Laurie F. DeRose. "?s Schooling and Relative Spousal Influence in Childbearing in Ghana." Submitted to American Journal of Sociology September 2006. DeRose, Laurie F. Review of The Demography of South Africa, edited by Tukufu Zuberi, Amson Sibanda, and Eric Udjo. Submitted to Social Forces June 2006.

Area of Expertise: 

sub-Saharan African fertility gender and reproductive decision-making

PhD Sociology (Demography) Brown University 1995