Custodial Single Fathers and Employment Discrimination: Penalized or Protected?
267 19th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55455
UMN Sociology PhD Candidate Aimzhan Iztayeva will present, "Custodial Single Fathers and Employment Discrimination: Penalized or Protected?"
UMN Sociology's Fall 2022 Workshop Series will be held in 1114 Social Sciences and broadcast via ZOOM on Mondays from 2:30 to 3:30 PM (CDT).
All attendees are required to register by October 27, 2022. If the Zoom option is selected, a link will be emailed to you.
About the Speaker
Aimzhan's dissertation examines employment discrimination against custodial single fathers in the U.S. using a mixed-method approach: a survey experiment with hiring managers and in-depth interviews with single fathers in the Midwest. More broadly, Aimzhan is interested in work-family reconciliation, unpaid care work, and how the "ideal worker" norm affects caregivers' experiences in the labor market.
Sociology Workshop Series
The Sociology Workshop Series provides a forum for faculty and students to present work and work in progress across a wide range of substantive areas, theoretical perspectives, and research methodologies.