Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1990
M.A., University of Michigan, 1988
B.A., Cornell University, 1986
Dr. Axinn studies the relationships among social change, family organization, intergenerational relationships, marriage, cohabitation and fertility in the United States and Nepal. His research also includes the development of new methods for collecting social science data. His teaching centers on the family, the life course, fertility and research methods. He is a PI on the Developmental Idealism and Family and Population Dynamics in Nepal research project.