Dr. Jason Settels

Jason Settels

Postdoctoral researcher

Faculté ou Centre Faculté des Sciences Humaines, des Sciences de l'Éducation et des Sciences Sociales​
Department Département Sciences sociales
Adresse postale Université du Luxembourg
Maison des Sciences Humaines
11, Porte des Sciences
L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Bureau sur le campus MSH, E04 25-270

Dr. Jason Settels has been a postdoctoral researcher within the Department of Social Sciences and the Institute for Research on Socio-Economic Inequality of the University of Luxembourg since September 2019. He received a PhD in Sociology from the University of Toronto in 2019, an MA in Sociology from Western University in 2013, and a BA in Sociology from McGill University in 2011. He further received a BSc in Psychology from McGill University in 2007.

His research has been published in Canadian Journal on Aging/La Revue Canadienne du Vieillissement; City & Community; Health & Place; Journal of Aging and Health; Journal of Applied Gerontology; Journal of Community Psychology; Social Problems; Social Science Research; Society and Mental Health; Sociological Perspectives; Sociology Compass; SSM – Population Health; and Work, Aging and Retirement.

He has received numerous awards, including: 2020 Research Block Grant Allocation Scheme–Merit Based Funding Scheme: Incentive B (University of Luxembourg), Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Doctoral Fellowship, Outstanding Graduating Student Award (Canadian Sociological Association), Ontario Graduate Scholarship, Outstanding Admissions Award (University of Toronto), Recruitment Scholarship (Western University).

He has taught in various courses on the topics of research design, sociology of education, social inequality, sociology of work, health and aging, social scientific research methods, statistical analysis, introductory social sciences, and demography.  

Research interests: quantitative research methods, aging, the life course, health and mental health, stratification and inequality, demography, urban studies, neighborhood contexts, work, and social networks.

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Last updated on: mardi 30 mai 2023

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See detailThe very long arm of wealth: Effects of intergenerational wealth resources on health in the U.S. over the last three decades
Chauvel, Louis; Ceron, Francisco; Murphy, Emily; Settels, Jason

E-print/Working paper (2021)

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See detailRisk of obesity in the United States, 1976-2018: Cohort effects and increasing educational inequalities
Leist, Anja; Settels, Jason; Chauvel, Louis

Scientific Conference (2021)

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See detailChanges in neighborhood-level socioeconomic disadvantage and older Americans’ cognitive functioning
Settels, Jason; Leist, Anja

in Innovation in Aging (2020), 4(S1), 483

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See detailAs Goes the City? Older Americans’ Home Upkeep in the Aftermath of the Great Recession
Schafer, Markus; Settels, Jason; Upenieks, Laura

in Social Problems (2019)

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See detailWorkforce Transitions and Social Connectedness Among Older Adults in the United States
Settels, Jason; Schafer, Markus

in Work, Aging and Retirement (2018)

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See detailGetting the Hours You Want in the Preretirement Years: Work Hour Preferences and Mismatch Among Older Canadian Workers
Silver, Michelle; Settels, Jason; Schafer, Markus; Schieman, Scott

in Work, Aging and Retirement (2018)

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See detailGender and Relationship Status Interaction and Likelihood of Return to Work Post-Retirement
Settels, Jason; McMullin, Julie

in Canadian Journal on Aging (2017)

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See detailFor everything a season? A month-by-month analysis of social network resources in later life
Upenieks, Laura; Settels, Jason; Schafer, Markus

in Social Science Research (2017)

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