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Minyoung Kwak

Education:

Ph.D., Sociology and Social Work, University of Michigan, 2013
M.A., Social Welfare, Seoul National University, South Korea, 2007
B.A., Social Welfare, Seoul National University, South Korea, 2004

Current Projects with Burgard:

Professor Burgard serves as co-chair of Minyoung's dissertation committee.

Research interests:

Minyoung’s research interests lie in an intersection among disability, gender, and aging. Minyoung has a particular interest in how informal caregiving systems, such as family members, are organized as reciprocal or conflicting relations, how men and women experience caregiving for a family member with chronic disease or disabilities differently, and how mutual interactions between caregivers and care recipients affect caregiving experiences.

Contact Information:

mykwak@umich.edu

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