dr. Anne-Rigt Poortman
A.Poortman@uu.nl
Associate Professor
Social Sciences - Sociology
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Anne-Rigt Poortman is associate professor at the Dept. of Sociology. She has specialized in family sociology and social demography. She is particularly interested in divorce and separation, new relationship types and legal aspects of partner relationships. Currently she is programleader of a large datacollection and related research program about contemporary parenthood among divorced and intact families.  

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Education and academic degrees

2002 Ph.D. Sociology, Utrecht University
1996 M.A. Sociology (cum laude), Utrecht University

Academic positions

2011-present 
Associate professor, Department of Sociology/ICS, Utrecht University

2008-2011 
Assistant professor, Department of Sociology/ICS, Utrecht University

2005-2008
Postdoc Department of Sociology/ICS, Utrecht University

2004-2005
Assistant professor, Department of Social-Cultural Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

2001-2004
Postdoc, Department of Sociology and Social Gerontology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

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Recent publications (2010-present)

Westphal, S. K., Poortman, A. R., & van der Lippe, T. (forthcoming). What about the grandparents? Children’s postdivorce residence arrangements and contact with grandparents. Journal of Marriage and the Family

Geurts, T., Poortman, A., Tilburg, T.G., & Dykstra, P (forthcoming). Childcare by grandparents: Changes between 1992 and 2006. Ageing & Society

Liefbroer, A., Poortman, A. & Seltzer, J.A (2015). Why Do Intimate Partners Live Apart? Evidence on LAT Relationships Across Europe. Demographic Research,32, 251-286

Westphal, S., Poortman, A. & T. van der Lippe (2014). Nonresident Father-Child Contact across Divorce Cohorts: The Role of Father Involvement during Marriage. European Sociological Review, 30: 444-456

Hiekel, N., Liefbroer, A.C., & Poortman, A (2014). Income pooling strategies among cohabiting and married couples: A comparative perspective. Demographic Research, 30, 1527-1560.

Hiekel, N., Liefbroer, A.C., & Poortman, A (2014). Understanding diversity in the meaning of cohabitation across Europe. European Journal of Population,  30: 391–410

Cooke, J.P. Erola, J., Evertsson, M., Gahler, M., Harkonen, J., Hewitt, B., Jalovaara, M., Kan, M.-Y., Lyngstad, T. H., Mencarini, L., Mignot, J.-F., Mortelmans, D., Poortman, A.-R., Schmitt, C. and Trappe, H., 2013. Labor and love : Wives' employment and divorce risk in its socio-political context. Social Politics, 20 (4), 482-509.

Geurts, T., Poortman, A. & T. G. van Tilburg (2012) Older parents providing child care for adult children: does it pay off? Journal of Marriage and Family, 74 (2), 239-250

Poortman, A. & Mills, M. (2012) Investments in marriage and cohabitation: the role of legal and interpersonal commitment, Journal of Marriage and Family, 74 (2), 357-376

Geurts, T., Tilburg, T.G. van & Poortman, A. (2012). The grandparent–grandchild relationship in childhood and adulthood: A matter of continuation? Personal Relationships, 19(2), 267-278

Schellen, M. van, Poortman, A.R. & Nieuwbeerta, P. (2012). Partners in crime? Criminal offending, marriage formation, and partner selection. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, 49(4), 545-571.

Mortelmans, D. & Poortman, A.R. (Eds.). (2012). Themanummer: Familie Sociologie. Tijdschrift voor Sociologie. Leuven: Acco.

Mortelmans, D. & Poortman, A. (2012). Editoriaal: de comeback van de familie sociologie in Vlaanderen en Nederland, Tijdschrift voor Sociologie, 33 (3/4), 200-207

Poortman, A. (2012). Verblijfsarrangementen na scheiding: een sociologische analyse. In K. Boele-Woelki, L. Coenraad, S. Rutten, P. Lokin, A. Poortman, T. Liefaard & N. de Vries. Actuele ontwikkelingen in het familierecht. Zesde UCERF symposium. UCERF reeks 6, Ars Aequi Libri, Nijmegen, 110

Keizer, R., Dykstra, P.A. & Poortman, A.R. (2011). Childlessness and norms of familial responsibility. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 42(4), 421-438

Poortman, A.R. & Liefbroer, A.C. (2010). Singles’ relational attitudes in a time of individualization. Social Science Research, 39, 938-949.

Van Tubergen, F. & Poortman, A. (2010). Adolescent alcohol use in the Netherlands: the role of ethnicity, ethnic intermarriage, and ethnic school composition. Ethnicitity & Health, 15, 1-13.

Dykstra, P.A. & Poortman, A. (2010). Economic resources and remaining single. Trends over time. European Sociological Review, 26-277-290.

Keizer, R., Dykstra, P. A., & Poortman, A. (2010). Life outcomes of childless men and fathers. European Sociological Review, 26, 1-15.

Keizer, R., Dykstra, P.A. & Poortman, A.R. (2010). The transition to parenthood and well-being. Journal of Family Psychology, 24(4), 429-438.

Schrama, W.M. & Poortman, A. (2010). Familiesolidariteit vanuit een juridisch en sociologisch perspectief. Tijdschrift voor Familie- en Jeugdrecht, 32, 6, 154-161.

Van Schellen, M., Poortman, A. & Nieuwbeerta, P. (2010). Partners in crime? De invloed van crimineel gedrag op huwelijkskansen en partnerselectie. Mens en Maatschappij, 85, 109-134.

 

All publications
  2016 - Scholarly publications
van der Heijden, Franciëlla, Poortman, Anne Rigt & van der Lippe, Tanja (01.04.2016). Children's postdivorce residence arrangements and parental experienced time pressure. Journal of Marriage and Family, 78 (2), (pp. 468-481) (14 p.).
Rözer, Jesper, Mollenhorst, Gerald & Poortman, Anne Rigt (2016). Family and Friends - Which Types of Personal Relationships Go Together in a Network?. Social Indicators Research, 127 (2), (pp. 809-826) (18 p.).
de Bruijn, S., Poortman, A. & van der Lippe, A.G. (2016). Formerly cohabiting parents and parenting plans: Who makes the effort?. Familie en Recht
  2015 - Scholarly publications
Boele-Woelki, K., van der Lippe, A.G., Plantenga, J. & Poortman, A. (2015). De facto ongelijkheid van mannen en vrouwen, arbeid en zorg in relatie tot partneralimentatie. In K.R.S.D. Boele-Woelki & S.D. Burri (Eds.), De rol van de staat in familierelaties: meer of minder? (pp. 33-71). Den Haag: Boom Juridische Uitgevers.
Poortman, Anne-Rigt & Hewitt, Belinda (2015). Gender differences in relationship preferences after union dissolution. Advances in Life Course Research, 26, (pp. 11-21) (11 p.).
Hiekel, Nicole, Liefbroer, Aart C. & Poortman, Anne Rigt (04.05.2015). Marriage and separation risks among German cohabiters - Differences between types of cohabiter. Population Studies, 69 (2), (pp. 237-251) (15 p.).
Westphal, Sarah Katharina, Poortman, Anne Rigt & Van der Lippe, Tanja (01.04.2015). What about the grandparents? Children's postdivorce residence arrangements and contact with grandparents. Journal of Marriage and Family, 77 (2), (pp. 424-440) (17 p.).
Liefbroer, Aart C., Poortman, Anne Rigt & Seltzer, Judith A. (2015). Why do intimate partners live apart? Evidence on LAT relationships across Europe. Demographic Research, 32 (1), (pp. 251-286) (36 p.).
  2014 - Scholarly publications
Hiekel, Nicole, Liefbroer, Aart C. & Poortman, Anne Rigt (01.01.2014). Income pooling strategies among cohabiting and married couples - A comparative perspective. Demographic Research, 30 (1), (pp. 1527-1560) (34 p.).
Westphal, Sarah Katharina, Poortman, Anne Rigt & Van Der Lippe, Tanja (01.01.2014). Non-resident father-child contact across divorce cohorts - The role of father involvement during marriage. European Sociological Review, 30 (4), (pp. 444-456) (13 p.).
Hiekel, Nicole, Liefbroer, Aart C. & Poortman, Anne Rigt (01.01.2014). Understanding diversity in the meaning of cohabitation across Europe. European Journal of Population, 30 (4), (pp. 391-410) (20 p.).
  2014 - Other output
A. Poortman (06.11.2014) Afspraken over verblijf- en contactregelingen na scheiding”. Invited lecture at the ‘Algemene ledenvergadering van de FAS
A. Poortman (04.09.2014) NFN symposium “Ouderschap na Scheiding”
A. Poortman (28.03.2014) with Nazio, T. (main, local organizer)
  2013 - Scholarly publications
Cooke, Lynn Prince, Erola, Jani, Evertsson, Marie, Gähler, Michael, Härkönen, Juho, Hewitt, Belinda, Jalovaara, Marika, Kan, Man Yee, Lyngstad, Torkild Hovde, Mencarini, Letizia, Mignot, Jean Francois, Mortelmans, Dimitri, Poortman, Anne Rigt, Schmitt, Christian & Trappe, Heike (01.12.2013). Labor and love - Wives' employment and divorce risk in its socio-political context. Social Politics, 20 (4), (pp. 482-509) (28 p.).
  2013 - Professional publications
Boele-Woelki, K., van der Lippe, T., Plantenga, J. & Poortman, A.R. (2013). De facto ongelijkheid tussen vrouwen en mannen, arbeid en zorg, mede in relatie tot het alimentatiestelsel. Position paper in opdracht van het Ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap. Utrecht: Universiteit Utrecht.
  2012 - Scholarly publications
Mortelmans, D. & Poortman, A.R. (2012). Editoriaal: De comeback van de familie sociologie in Vlaanderen en Nederland. Tijdschrift voor Sociologie, 33 (3/4), (pp. 200-207) (8 p.).
Poortman, A.R. & Mills, M. (2012). Investments in marriage and cohabitation: The role of legal and interpersonal commitment. Journal of Marriage and Family, 74 (2), (pp. 357-376) (20 p.).
Geurts, T., Poortman, A.R. & van Tilburg, T.G. (2012). Older parents providing child care for adult children: Does it pay off?. Journal of Marriage and Family, 74 (2), (pp. 239-250) (12 p.).
van Schellen, M., Poortman, A.R. & Nieuwbeerta, P. (2012). Partners in crime? Criminal offending, marriage formation, and partner selection. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, 49 (4), (pp. 545-571) (27 p.).
Geurts, T., van Tilburg, T.G. & Poortman, A.R. (2012). The grandparent-grandchild relationship in childhood and adulthood: A matter of continuation?. Personal Relationships, 19 (2), (pp. 267-278) (12 p.).
Mortelmans, D. & Poortman, A.R. (2012). Themanummer: Familie Sociologie. Tijdschrift voor Sociologie. (349 p.). Leuven: Acco.
  2012 - Professional publications
Poortman, A.R. (2012). Verblijfsarrangementen na scheiding: Een sociologische analyse. In L. Boele-Woelki, S. Coenraad, P. Rutten, P. Lokin, A.R. Poortman, T. Liefaard & N. de Vries (Eds.), Actuele ontwikkelingen in het familierecht. Zesde UCERF symposium. UCERF reeks 6 (pp. 55-65) (110 p.). Nijmegen: Ars Aequi Libri.
  2011 - Scholarly publications
Keizer, R., Dykstra, P.A. & Poortman, A.R. (2011). Childlessness and norms of familial responsibility. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 42 (4), (pp. 421-438) (18 p.).
  2011 - Professional publications
Poortman, A.R. (2011). Rugzakjes in het hoger onderwijs. Sociologie Magazine, 19 (2), (pp. 6-6) (1 p.).
  2010 - Scholarly publications
van Tubergen, F.A. & Poortman, A.R. (2010). Adolescent alcohol use in the Netherlands: the role of ethnicity, ethnic intermarriage, and ethnic school composition. Ethnicity and Health, 15 (1), (pp. 1-13) (13 p.).
Schrama, W.M. & Poortman, A.R. (2010). Familiesolidariteit vanuit een juridisch en sociologisch perspectief. Tijdschrift voor Familie- en Jeugdrecht, 60 (6), (pp. 154-161) (8 p.).
Keizer, R., Dykstra, P.A. & Poortman, A.R. (2010). Life outcomes of childless men and fathers. European Sociological Review, 26 (1), (pp. 1-15) (15 p.).
van Schellen, M., Poortman, A.R. & Nieuwbeerta, P. (2010). Partners in crime? De invloed van crimineel gedrag op huwelijkskansen en partnerselectie. Mens en Maatschappij, 85 (2), (pp. 109-134) (26 p.).
Poortman, A.R. & Liefbroer, A.C. (2010). Singles’ relational attitudes in a time of individualization. Social Science Research, 39, (pp. 938-949) (12 p.).
Keizer, R., Dykstra, P.A. & Poortman, A.R. (2010). The transition to parenthood and well-being. Journal of Family Psychology, 24 (4), (pp. 429-438) (10 p.).
  2010 - Professional publications
Poortman, A.R. (2010). Oude mannen, jonge vrouwen. Sociologie Magazine, 18 (2), (pp. 6) (1 p.).
Poortman, A.R. (2010). Sombermansen. Sociologie Magazine, 18 (4), (pp. 6) (1 p.).
  2009 - Scholarly publications
Poortman, A.R. & van der Lippe, A.G. (2009). Attitudes toward housework and child care and the gendered division of labor. Journal of Marriage and Family, 71, (pp. 526-541) (16 p.).
Geurts, T.W., Poortman, A.R., van Tilburg, T. & Dykstra, P.A. (2009). Contact between grandparents and grandchildren in early adulthood. Journal of Family Issues, (pp. 1698-1713) (16 p.).
Poortman, A.R. & Voorpostel, M.B.J. (2009). Parental divorce and sibling relationships: A research note. Journal of Family Issues, 30, (pp. 74-91) (18 p.).
Keizer, R., Dykstra, P.A. & Poortman, A.R. (2009). The life outcomes of childless men and fathers. European Sociological Review, 25 (1), (pp. 1-15) (15 p.).
  2009 - Professional publications
Poortman, A.R. (2009). De kalkoen en het kerstdiner. (1 p.). Nederland: Sociologie magazine.
Dykstra, P.A. & Poortman, A.R. (2009). Economic resources and remaining single: Trends over time. European Sociological Review
Poortman, A.R. (2009). Van de school, de juf en de meester. (1 p.). Nederland: Sociologie magazine.
  2009 - Other output
A. Poortman (25.09.2009) Gender equality in relationship transitions: The Netherlands
A. Poortman (07.11.2009) Marital Dissolution and the Development of Criminal Behavior
A. Poortman (27.08.2009) Organization of Utrecht University and University of California workshop on social, cultural and financial arrangements in families
Poortman, A.R. (2009). Reviewer for Journal of Social and Personal Relationships and Sociologie.
A. Poortman (22.10.2009) Why women repartner less. Gender differences in relational preferences after union dissolution
  2008 - Scholarly publications
van Schellen, M., Nieuwbeerta, P. & Poortman, A.R. (2008). Partners in Crime? De criminele carrières van veroordeelden en hun huwelijkspartners. Tijdschrift voor Veiligheid, 7 (1), (pp. 3-21) (19 p.).
van Schellen, M., Nieuwbeerta, P. & Poortman, A.R. (2008). Samenhang crimineel gedrag huwelijkspartners. Tijdschrift voor Veiligheid, 7, (pp. 3-21) (19 p.).
  2008 - Professional publications
Poortman, A.R. (2008). Dat doet mijn man, geloof ik [interview]. (4 p.). Juni 2008, number 4, pp.28-31: Geldgids.
Poortman, A.R. (2008). Een leven lang liefdevol [interview]. (5 p.). Winter 2008, pp.96-101: Plus Woman.
Poortman, A.R. (2008). Hoogleraar gezocht m/v [column]. Vol. 16 (2): 33: Facta - Sociaal-wetenschappelijk magazine.
Poortman, A.R. (2008). Rupsje nooit genoeg [column]. Vol. 16 (4): 35: Facta - Sociaal-wetenschappelijk magazine.
Poortman, A.R. & van der Lippe, T. (2008). Twee loopbanen op een kussen [interview]. (3 p.). pp 40-43: Intermediair orientatiegids professionals.
  2008 - Other output
Poortman, A.R. (2008). Member of Advisory Board of the NL panel 'Panel studie van sociale dynamiek in Nederland' (Investering middel NWO, door De Graaf, Kalmijn, Kraaykamp en Monden).
Poortman, A.R. (2008). Reviewer of 'Comparative Political Studies'.
Poortman, A.R. (2008). Reviewer of 'European Journal of Population'.
Poortman, A.R. (2008). Reviewer of 'Journal of Marriage and Family'.
Poortman, A.R. (2008). Reviewer of 'Journal of Population Research'.
  2007 - Scholarly publications
Poortman, A.R. & Lyngstad, T.H. (2007). Dissolution Risks in First and Higher Order Marital and Cohabiting Unions. Social Science Research, 36, (pp. 1431-1446) (16 p.).
Poortman, A.R. & Seltzer, J.A. (2007). Parents’ Expectations About Childrearing After Divorce: Does Anticipating Difficulty Deter Divorce?. Journal of Marriage and Family, 69, (pp. 254-269) (16 p.).
Poortman, A.R. (2007). The First Cut is the Deepest? The Role of the Relationship Career for Union Formation. European Sociological Review, 23 (5), (pp. 585-598) (14 p.).
  2006 - Scholarly publications
Kalmijn, M. & Poortman, A.R. (2006). His or her divorce? The gendered nature of divorce and its determinants. European Sociological Review, 22, (pp. 201-214) (14 p.).
Poortman, A.R. (2006). Vragen, theorieën en data in de familiesociologie. In G. Engbersen & J. de Haan (Eds.), Balans en toekomst van de sociologie (pp. 232-238) (7 p.). Amsterdam: Pallas Publications.
  2006 - Professional publications
Poortman, A.R. (2006). Book review of “Who marries whom? Educational systems as marriage markets in modern societies”, edited by H.-P. Blossfeld & A. Timm (Eds.). European Sociological Review, 22, (pp. 107-109) (3 p.).
  2005 - Scholarly publications
Poortman, A.R. (2005). How work affects divorce. The mediating role of financial and time pressures. Journal of Family Issues, 26 (2), (pp. 168-195) (28 p.).
Poortman, A.R. & van Tilburg, T.G. (2005). Past experiences and older adults' attitudes: A lifecourse perspective. Ageing and Society, 25, (pp. 19-39) (21 p.).
Poortman, A.R. (2005). Women’s work and divorce: A matter of anticipation? A research note. European Sociological Review, 21 (3), (pp. 301-309) (9 p.).
  2005 - Professional publications
Poortman, A.R. & Seltzer, J.A. (2005). Parents' expectations about child rearing after divorce: does anticipating difficulty deter divorce?. Working Paper Series California Center for Population Research. On-Line Working Paper Series. Paper CCPR-038-05 Paper presented at the British Psychological Developmental Section Conference.
  2001 - Scholarly publications
Poortman, A.R. & Fokkema, T. (2001). Economische gevolgen van echtscheiding voor mannen en vrouwen in Nederland, 1949-1998. Sociale wetenschappen, 44, (pp. 69-92) (23 p.).
Kalmijn, M., Graaf, P.M. & Poortman, A.R. (2001). Werk en echtscheiding: De interactie van economische en culturele invloeden. Sociale wetenschappen, 44, (pp. 34-52) (19 p.).
  2000 - Scholarly publications
Poortman, A.R. & Kalmijn, M. (2000). Afnemende ongelijkheid tussen alleenstaande gescheiden mannen en vrouwen: trends in arbeidsmarktdeelname. Bevolking en Gezin, 28 (2), (pp. 41-61) (21 p.). staat in 1999 geregistreerd, maar is pas in 2000 verschenen.
Poortman, A.R. (2000). Sex Differences in the Economic Consequences of Separation: a Panel Study of the Netherlands. European Sociological Review, 16 (4), (pp. 367-383) (16 p.).
  2000 - Other output
A. Poortman (23.03.2000) Divorce and the marital division of paid labor in the Netherlands: the interplay of cultural and economic influences
  1999 - Scholarly publications
Janssen, J.P.G., Poortman, A.R., Graaf, P.M. & Kalmijn, M. (1999). Sociale en culturele achtergronden van de huwelijksinstabiliteit. In M. Kalmijn, W. Bernasco & J. Weesie (Eds.), Huwelijks- en samenwoonrelaties in Nederland. De organisatie van afhankelijkheid (pp. 189-208) (20 p.). Assen: Koninklijke Van Gorcum.
  1998 - Scholarly publications
Janssen, J.P.G., Poortman, A.R., Graaf, P.M. & Kalmijn, M. (1998). De instabiliteit van huwelijken en samenwoonrelaties in Nederland. Mens en Maatschappij, 73 (1), (pp. 4-26) (23 p.).
  1998 - Other output
A. Poortman (15.04.1998) Afnemende ongelijkheid tussen gescheiden mannen en vrouwen? Verandering in arbeidsmarktparticipatie tussen 1979 en 1995
  1996 - Scholarly publications
Graaf, P.M., Ultee, W.C. & Poortman, A.R. (1996). De kwaliteit van retrospectieve beroepsgegevens: een onderzoek op basis van huwelijksaktes. Sociale wetenschappen, 39 (3), (pp. 1-16) (16 p.).
  0 - Other output
A. Poortman () Assortative mating and the development of criminal behavior
A. Poortman () Assortative mating and the development of criminal behavior
A. Poortman () Assortative mating and the development of criminal behavior
A. Poortman () Assortative mating and the development of criminal behavior
A. Poortman () De huwelijkskansen en partnerkeuzes van veroordeelden
A. Poortman () Joint investments in marriage and cohabitation: the role of legal and symbolic factors
A. Poortman () Joint investments in marriage and cohabitation: the role of legal and symbolic factors
A. Poortman () Joint investments in marriage and cohabitation: the role of legal and symbolic factors
A. Poortman () Juridische arrangementen vanuit een sociologisch perspectief
A. Poortman () Organizer of the session 'Union Dissolution' at the 2008 annual meeting of the Population Association of America
A. Poortman () Partners in crime? Offenders' chances and choices on the marriage market
A. Poortman () The effects of criminal behavior on marital prospects and partner selection
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Main research interests

Family sociology
Social demography
Life course research

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Research Master (SaSR)

- SASR4: Research practicum 1

- SASR6: Field orientation and skills

- SASR10: Research Seminar 1

- SASR12: Master Thesis Sociology and Social Research

Academic Master (Vraagstukken van Beleid en Organisatie)

- Sociale ongelijkheid en beleid

- Masterthesis

Bachelor Sociologie

- Practicum data-analyse

- Families, generaties en demografische veranderingen

- Bachelorproject

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