Professor of Social Work and Sociology
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania (sociology)
Julien Teitler is Professor of Social Work and Sociology. Teitler’s research focuses on the social determinants of health, maternal and child health, poverty and income inequality, and research methodology. Teitler teaches classes in Research Methodology, Macro Practice, and Human Behavior and the Social Environment.
- Health disparities
- Social inequality
- Maternal and child health
- Family policy
- Research methods
Martinson, M., Teitler, J., Plaza, R., and Reichman, N. 2016. Income Disparities in Cardiovascular Health Across the Lifespan. Social Science and Medicine – Population Health. 2:904-913
Teitler, J., Martinson, M., and Reichman, N. 2015. Does life in the U.S. take a toll on health? Duration of residence and birthweight among six decades of immigrants. International Migration Review. doi: 10.1111/imre.12207.
Reichman, N., Teitler, J., Moullin, S., Ostfeld, B., and Hegyi. T. 2015. Late-Preterm Birth and Neonatal Morbidities: Across- and Within-Family Comparisons. Annals of Epidemiology. 25(2):126-32.
Bader, M., Mooney, S., Lee, Y., Sheehan, D., Neckerman, K., Rundle, A., and Teitler, J. 2014. Development and deployment of the Computer Assisted Neighborhood Visual Audit System (CANVAS) to measure health-related neighborhood conditions. Health and Place. (December) 163-172.
Nepomnyaschy, L. and Teitler, J. 2013. Cyclical Cohabitation among Unmarried Parents in Fragile Families. Journal of Marriage and Family, 75:1248-1265.
Teitler, J., Hutto, N., and Reichman, N. 2012. Birthweight of children of immigrants by maternal duration of residence in the United States. Social Science and Medicine, 75(3):459-468
Martinson, M., Teitler., J., and Reichman, N. 2011 Health across the life span in the United States and England. American Journal of Epidemiology. 173(8): 858-865.
DiPrete, T., McCormick, T., Gelman, A., Teitler, J., and Zheng, T. 2011 Segregation in social networks based on acquaintanceship and trust. American Journal of Sociology. 116(4): 1234-83
Teitler, J., Reichman, N., Nepomnyaschy, L., Garfinkel, I. 2009. Effects of welfare participation on marriage. Journal of Marriage and Family, 71:892-904. PubMed #21461137 PMC #3068203 NIHMSID #276238
Reichman, N., Teitler, J., and Hamilton, E. 2009. Effects of neighborhood racial composition on birthweight. Health and Place, 15:814-821.
Teitler, J. Reichman, N., Nepomnyaschy, and Martinson, M. 2007. A cross-national comparison of racial and ethnic disparities in low birthweight in the United States and England. Pediatrics 120(5):1182-1189.
Teitler, J., Reichman, N., Koball, H. 2006. Contemporaneous versus retrospective reports of cohabitation in the Fragile Families survey. Journal of Marriage and Family 68:469-477.
Teitler, J., Reichman, N., Sprachman, S. 2003. Costs and benefits of improving response rates for a hard-to-reach population. Public Opinion Quarterly 67(1): 126-138
Teitler, J. 2002. Trends in youth sexual initiation and fertility in developed countries: 1960-1995. The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 580: 134-152.
Teitler, J. 2001. Father involvement, child health and maternal health behavior. Children and Youth Services Review 23(4/5): 403-425.
Teitler, J., Weiss, C. 2000. Effects of neighborhood and school environments on transitions to first sexual intercourse. Sociology of Education 73: 112-132.