Lina Šumskaité


Publications on family issues:

  • Šumskaitė, L., Gedvilaitė-Kordušienė, M. 2021. Childless Women’s Relationships with Children of Others: Narratives from Two Generations in Lithuania. In: Wahlström Henriksson, H., Goedecke, K. (eds) Close Relations. Crossroads of Knowledge. Springer, Singapore. DOI:
  • Rapoliene, G., Sumskaite, L. 2019. Depiction of Childlessness in Lithuanian Mass Media from 2011–2016: A Catalyst of Modernization. Romanian Journal Of Communication And Public Relations, 21(3), 19-36. doi:10.21018/rjcpr.2019.3.280
  • Namicheishvili, S., Šumskaitė, L. 2017. Social Policy of Combatting Domestic Violence in Georgia and Lithuania, STEPP: Socialinė teorija, empirija, politika ir praktika (15). No. 15: 56-69. ISSN 1648-2425

Teaching in the department of Social Policy at Vilnius University. Main course: Family and Gender Equality policy.

PhD in sociology 2014, thesis Fathering Practices of Men. MA and BA in Social Work at Vilnius university.