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Joe Workman

CREO Alumni; Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Nuffield College, University of Oxford

Joe received his PhD in Sociology from the University of Notre Dame in August 2014. He is working as a postdoctoral research fellow at Nuffield College, University of Oxford until 2017. Joe collaborated with Bill Carbonaro investigating the influence of students’ social networks on adolescent academic outcomes during his time in CREO.

His dissertation focused on the processes by which parents devote resources to children’s education and the constraints experienced by families with many children. Joe’s ongoing projects include investigating seasonal learning patterns and the social sanctioning of high achieving minority students by peers.

http://www.nuffield.ox.ac.uk/People/sites/Joseph.Workman/SitePages/Biography.aspx