New Civics Data Registry (Spencer Foundation)
Research Affiliate, Population Studies Center.
Director, Education Archives, ICPSR.
Ph.D., Ohio State University
Dr. Jekielek directs operations of ICPSR's Education and Child Care Data Archives. While at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, she oversaw a portfolio of early care and education research grants, and worked with agencies across the government to track and improve measurement of child and family well-being in national surveys. She also participated on the design team for the National Study of Early Care and Education. Her research interests lie in work and family, family policy, and child well-being.
Wildsmith, Elizabeth, Jennifer Manlove, Susan Jekielek, Kristin Anderson Moore, and Lisa Mincieli. 2014. "Teenage Childbearing Among Youth Born to Teenage Mothers." Youth & Society, 44(2): 258-283. DOI. Abstract.