Nebraska Authors

Suzanne M. Bianchi

Born 1952-04-15 Fort Dodge, IA (USA)

Died 2013-11-04
Santa Monica, CA (USA)

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
Fort Dodge, IA
Dearborn, MI
Notre Dame, IN
College Park, MD
Los Angeles, CA

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Families; Women's Careers; Nonfiction


Bachelor's Degree in Sociology, 1973, Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Master's Degree in Sociology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
Ph.D., University of Michigan, Dearborn, MI


Demographer, United States Census Bureau
Assistant Division Chief, United States Census Bureau
Professor and Chair of Sociology at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Founding Director, Maryland Population Research Center
Professor of Sociology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
Editor, Demography Magazine

Places Worked

University of Maryland, College Park, MD
U.S. Census Bureau
University Of California, Los Angeles, CA


Book Awards, American Sociological Association, for Changing Rhythms of American Family Life.


American Sociological Association
National Academy of Sciences


American Women in Transition. with Daphne Spain, 1986.
Balancing Act: Motherhood, Marriage and Employment Among American Women. with Daphne Spain, 1996.
Continuity and Change in the American Family. with Lynne Casper, 2002.
Changing Rhythms of American Family Life. with Melissa Milkie and John P. Robinson, 2006.

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