Jonathan Jarvis, Assistant Professor

Department: Sociology



Office: 2031 JFSB

Phone: 801-422-4240

Research Interests

Globalization and Education, International Student Mobility, Asian American Academic Achievement, Cross-National differences in Family Structure Change, Korea

Professional Affiliations

  • National Council on Family Relations (NCFR)
  • Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies (SLLS)
  • Association of Korean Sociologists in America (AKSA)
  • American Sociological Association (ASA)

Recent Publications

  • Dufur, M., & Jarvis, J. (2019). US Achievement Underperformance in an International Context: Are Low PISA Scores from the Poor to Blame?. Teachers College Record.
  • Dufur, M., & Jarvis, J. (forthcoming). The Influence of Foreign-Born Population on Immigrant and Native-Born Students’ Academic Achievement. Socius.
  • Jarvis, J. (forthcoming). Lost in Translation: Obstacles to Converting Global Cultural Capital to Local Occupational Success. Sociological Perspectives.
  • Gibbs, B., & Jarvis, J. (2017). The Relative Age Effect Reversal among the National Hockey League Elite. PLOS ONE.
  • Gibbs, B., & Jarvis, J. (2017). The Asian American Advantage in Math among Young Children: The Complex Role of Parenting. In Sociological Perspectives (pp. 315-337). SAGE.