Erma Jean Lawson

Department:

Sociology

College:

College of Arts and Sciences

Email:

elawson@unt.edu

Phone:

(940) 369-7473

Expertise:

Women's Health, Smoking Behavior During Pregnancy, Black Men and Divorce, Stress and Pregnancy, Minority Health Issues

Education:

PhD, Medical Sociology, University of Kentucky MA, Sociology, Atlanta University BSN RN, Nursing, Howard University

Activities:

Author, Shattered Marriages: Black men and divorce (with A. Thompson), Love, Honor, Divorce: How Black women and children survive the breakup of families (forthcoming), Women's Health: Women's Lives (forthcoming), and more than 20 articles and book chapters; Recipient of numerous research grants and fellowships; Member, The American Sociological Association, The Association of Public Health, The International Sociological Association, Sociologists for Women in Society, The Southern Sociological Association, and the Association for Black Social and Behavioral Scientists.