Fumiya Uchikoshi

Doctoral Student, Department of Sociology
219 Wallace Hall

B.A. Sociology
University of Tokyo, 2015 

M.A. Sociology
University of Tokyo, 2017 


Fumiya Uchikoshi is a PhD candidate at the Department of Sociology and Office of Population Research, Princeton University. He received his M.A. in Sociology from the University of Tokyo in 2017 and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Tokyo in 2015. His research interests include social stratification, family demography, sociogenomics, and East Asia. His current research examines gender inequality in access to selective colleges, social and genetic sources of achievement in higher education, educational assortative mating, and sources of Asian American's family stability. He is closely working with Professor James Raymo (advisor and dissertation chair), Professor Dalton Conley, and Professor Yu Xie.

Selected Publications

Uchikoshi, Fumiya. 2022. “Explaining Declining Educational Homogamy: The Role of Institutional Changes in Higher Education in Japan.” Demography 10271332. doi: 10.1215/00703370-10271332.

Uchikoshi, Fumiya, and Dalton Conley. 2021. “Gene-Environment Interactions and School Tracking during Secondary Education: Evidence from the U.S.” Research in Social Stratification and Mobility100628. doi: 10.1016/j.rssm.2021.100628.

Raymo, James M., Fumiya Uchikoshi, and Shohei Yoda. 2021. “Marriage Intentions, Desires, and Pathways to Later and Less Marriage in Japan.” Demographic Research 44:67–98. doi: 10.4054/DemRes.2021.44.3.

Start Date
Fall 2019