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David Pedulla

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David Pedulla
Associate Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Princeton University, 2014


David Pedulla is an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at Stanford University. His research interests include race and gender stratification, labor markets, and economic and organizational sociology. Specifically, his research agenda examines the consequences of nonstandard, contingent, and precarious employment for workers' social and economic outcomes as well as the processes leading to race and gender labor market stratification.

David’s research has appeared in American Sociological Review, American Journal of Sociology, Social Forces, and other academic journals. His work has been supported by organizations including the National Science Foundation, the Russell Sage Foundation, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, and the Washington Center for Equitable Growth. He was previously a member of the faculty of the University of Texas at Austin and received his Ph.D. in Sociology and Social Policy from Princeton University. More information is available on his website.

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