Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Texas at San Antonio.
Off-Campus Research Affiliate, Population Studies Center.
Ph.D., University of Michigan
Dr. Xu specializes in sociology of marriage and the family; comparative family studies; social change; adolescents and child development; religion and family life, advanced statistical methods; and statistical research design.
Xu, Xiaohe, Jersey Liang, J.M. Bennett, A. Botoseneanu, and H.G. Allore. 2015. "Socioeconomic Stratification and Multidimensional Health Trajectories: Evidence of Convergence in Later Old Age." Journals of Gerontology Series B-Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 70(4): 661-671. DOI. Abstract.
Liang, Jersey, C.N. Wang, Xiaohe Xu, H.C. Hsu, Hui-Sheng Lin, and Y.H. Lin. 2010. "Trajectory of functional status among older Taiwanese: Gender and age variations." Social Science and Medicine, 71(6): 1208-1217. DOI. Abstract.
Liang, Jersey, Xiaohe Xu, J.M. Bennett, Wei-Jun Jean Yeung, and A.R. Quinones. 2010. "Ethnicity and Changing Functional Health in Middle and Late Life: A Person-Centered Approach." Journals of Gerontology B: Psychological and Social Sciences, 65(4): 470-481. PMCID: PMC2883869. DOI. Abstract.
Xu, Xiaohe, Jersey Liang, J.M. Bennett, A.R. Quinones, and Wei-Jun Jean Yeung. 2010. "Ethnic Differences in the Dynamics of Depressive Symptoms in Middle-Aged and Older Americans." Journal of Aging and Health, 22(5): 631-652. PMCID: PMC2896431. DOI. Abstract.