Department of Human & Community Development | Illinois


Karen Z. Kramer

Assistant Professor (starting Fall 2014) of Family Studies

Phone: 217-244-3974 | Fax: 217-244-7877

239 Bevier Hall, MC-180
905 South Goodwin
Urbana, IL 61801



Ph.D., 2011, University of Minnesota, Family Social Science

M.A., 2002, University of Haifa, Israel, Sociology

B.A., 1998, University University of Haifa, Israel, Sociology and Anthropology; Political Science. 

Recent Media Coverage

Study: More men on the 'daddy track
More dads are staying home with kids full time, a new study finds
Weak job market has more dads staying home - and they may stay there
Recession, changing gender roles prompt more dads to stay home

Professional Memberships

American Sociological Association

International Association of Relationship Research

Work-Family Research Network