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Madeleine Eriksson

Madeleine Eriksson

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Works at Swedish institute for social research
Telephone 08-16 27 10
Email madeleine.eriksson@sofi.su.se
Visiting address Universitetsvägen 10 F
Postal address Institutet för social forskning 106 91 Stockholm

About me

I am a PhD candidate in Sociology within the GENPARENT project at the Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI). I have a Master's degree in Gender studies from Uppsala University. 

Research

My research project focuses on lesbian couple’s transitions from partners to parents. In particular, I am interested in the reasoning and the realization of the division of paid work, housework and care related tasks. I will do in-depth interviews with lesbian couples who are expecting and having their first child. Hence, I use a longitudinal approach in order to follow how the division of care and labor unfolds over time, from pregnancy until both partners are back at work.

Teaching

Power and Social Stratification (bachelor level)

Last updated: November 21, 2018

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