Lawrence Wu, Professor of Sociology and Director of the NYU Population Center
Lawrence Wu is a Professor of Sociology and Director of the NYU Population Center. He is a noted authority on nonmarital fertility in the United States. He is on faculty at New York University and has previously held appointments at University of Wisconsin-Madison and Princeton University. His research has received funding from NICHD, NSF, ASPE, and the William T. Grant Foundation.
Wu received an A.B. in Sociology and Applied Mathematics from Harvard in 1980 and a Ph.D. in Sociology from Stanford in 1987.