Paul Amato

Paul Amato
HOFFMAN PROFESSOR EMERITUS, Sociology
(814) 865-8868

Paul Amato is the Arnold and Bette Hoffman Emeritus Professor of Family Sociology and Demography at Penn State. His teaching interests include causes and consequences of separation and divorce; marriage and marital quality; parent-child relationships; psychological distress; and well-being over the life course.  

Education: 
Ph.D., James Cook University (Australia), Behavioral Science, 1983
Research Interests: 
Family specialization in sociology, demography, quantitative methods specialization in sociology