Julia Cordero Coma

Julia Cordero Coma is an interim Doctor Associate Professor in the Department of Applied Sociology of the UCM. She holds a PhD in Sociology from the UCM and is a doctor member of the Instituto Juan March de Ciencias Sociales. She was a post-doctoral researcher at the Universidad Pompeu Fabra, as part of the project funded with an ERC Advanced grant, and at the Instituto Universitario Europeo (Florencia), under the Max Weber programme for post-doctoral studies. She has also undertaken several research stays at Yale University, was a pre-doctoral researcher at the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas and holds a Master’s Degree in Population from the Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (Mexico). She has published in such journals of international prestige as Journal of Marriage and Family, Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, Demographic Research and Social Science and Medicine. Her research has focused on the sociological and demographic study of the family, education and health conduct.

https://educacion.ucm.es/julia-cordero-coma

Lines of research:

  • Family.
  • Education.
  • Social norms.
  • Health.

GRISE lines of research

Research projects

2017-2021 “Los orígenes de las instituciones educativas y sus efectos sobre la desigualdad”. Financiado por el Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad, Plan Nacional I+D+i (Ref. CSO2017-87597-R). Principal investigator: Dulce Manzano (UCM).

2017-2020 “Lowest-low and latest-late fertility: here to stay? An examination of the 2017 Fertility Survey”. Financiado por el Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad, Plan Nacional I+D+i (Ref. CSO2017-89397-R). Principal investigators: Teresa Castro y Teresa Martín (CSIC).

Publications

Castro, Teresa; Teresa Martín; Julia Cordero, Marta Seiz y Cristina Suero (2021). “Las causas de la muy baja fecundidad en la España actual” en I. Dubert y A. Pérez-Caramés (coords.) Invasión migratoria y envejecimiento demográfico. Los libros de la Catarata.

Cordero Coma, Julia y Gøsta Esping-Andersen (2018). “The Intergenerational Transmission of Gender Roles: Children’s Contribution to Housework in Germany”. Journal of Marriage and Family 80(4): 1005-1019. https://doi.org/10.1111/jomf.12497

Cordero Coma, Julia y Gøsta Esping-Andersen (2018). “Parental Time Dedication and Children’s Education. An Analysis of West Germany”. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 55: 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rssm.2018.03.006

Cordero Coma, Julia (2014). “HIV prevention and marriage: Peer group effects on condom use acceptability in rural Kenya”. Social Science & Medicine. 116: 169-177. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.07.005

Cordero Coma, Julia (2013). “When the Group encourages extramarital sex: Difficulties in HIV/AIDS prevention in rural Malawi”. Demographic Research 28: 849-880. https://dx.doi.org/10.4054/DemRes.2013.28.30

Cordero-Coma, Julia y Richard Breen (2012). “HIV Prevention and social desirability: husband – wife discrepancies in reports of condom use”. Journal of Marriage and Family, 74 (3): 601-613. https://www.jstor.org/stable/41507294

Cordero, Julia (2009). “El espaciamiento de los nacimientos: una estrategia para conciliar trabajo y familia en España”, Revista Española de Investigaciones Sociológicas, 128: 11-33. https://reis.cis.es//REIS/PDF/REIS_128_OCT_DEC_2009_PP_11_331234883419167.pdf