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Fraser Hall, Room 719

Areas of Specialization

Migration, Latin American Studies

Chris Altamura, Aug 2016
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 754 (Office Hours Tuesday 11-1pm)

Areas of Specialization

Sociological Theory; Globalization; Religion; Personality and Political Psychology

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Areas of Specialization

Social Inequality, Families, Mental Health

Doctoral Candidate

Areas of Specialization

Religion; Social Theory; Culture; Social Class

Doctoral Candidate, Graduate Teaching Assistant, Humanities Program
Fraser Hall, Room 737

Areas of Specialization

Gender & Sexuality

Matt Comi
Doctoral Candidate, Graduate Teaching Assistant with Environmental Studies
Fraser Hall, Room 713

Areas of Specialization

Foodways, Agriculture, Social Theory, Rural Sociology, Environmental Sociology

Doctoral Candidate, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 713

Areas of Specialization

Globalization, Environmental Sociology, Social Theory, Social Change

Doctoral Candidate

Areas of Specialization

Gender; Work/Family; Immigration

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 750

Areas of Specialization

Sociology of Families, Health/Medicine, Inequality

Matt Erickson
Dean's Doctoral Fellow, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 733

Areas of Specialization

Family, Gender, Work

Areas of Specialization

Political Psychology; Critical Theory; Political Economy

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 754

Areas of Specialization

Globalization, Economic Sociology

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 737

Areas of Specialization

Environmental sociology, cultural sociology, globalization

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 754

Areas of Specialization

Religion, Ethnicity, Organizaional Sociology, American Jews

Spring 2019 PhD Graduate!
Fraser Hall, Room 719
Doctoral Candidate

Areas of Specialization

Death Studies; Social Networking; Culture; Medical Sociology; Education

John Kaiser
Humanities Program Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 750

Areas of Specialization

Sociological Implications of Human Genetics

Graduate Research Assistant,, Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis
Fraser Hall, Room 733

Areas of Specialization

Stratification and Inequality, Labor Market, Marriage and Family, Gender, Race and Ethnicity, Returns to Education, Research Methods and Statistics

Doctoral Candidate

Areas of Specialization

Environmental sociology; Political sociology; Collective behavior and social movements; Political ecology; Planning and sustainability

Graduate Research Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 733

Areas of Specialization

Social Demography, Health, Gerontology, Culture, Intergenerational Relations, & the Life Course

Doctoral Candidate
Fraser Hall, Room 754

Areas of Specialization

Urban Sociology; Affordable Hoursing; City Planning; Tenants' Rights; Participatory Action Research

Doctoral Candidate
Fraser Hall, Room 754

Areas of Specialization

Race; Class; Gender; Medical Sociology; Critical Theory; Inequality

University Graduate Fellow

Areas of Specialization

Neoliberalism, Enlightenment Philosophy, Marx and Western Marxism, 19th Century Continental Philosphy, Critical Theory, Democratic Institutions and Accountability, Legal Studies, Rule of Law, Sovereignty, Globalism, Modernity, Fascism, Authoritarianism, Republicanism, Pedagogy, Social Movements

Alex J. Myers
Doctoral Candidate, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 733

Areas of Specialization

Economic Sociology, Social Control, Historical methods, Sociology of Science, Knowledge, and Technology, Globalization and the environment

Humanities Program Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 709

Areas of Specialization

Fat Studies, Sociology of Gender, and Medical Sociology

Byeongdon Oh
Doctoral Candidate, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 719

Areas of Specialization

Social Stratification, Education, Labor Market, Race/Ethnicity, Asian American Studies, Quantitative Methodology

Dean Ohmsford
Fraser Hall, Room 754

Areas of Specialization

Surveillance, Social Inequality, Globalization, Social Theory, Gender & Sexuality, Intercultural Communication

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall Room 754
Laurie Petty
Doctoral Candidate

Areas of Specialization

Gender, Culture, Sociology of Knowledge, Inequality, Families, Medical Sociology, Organizations, Social Theory, Research Methodology (Quantitative and Qualitative)

Doctoral Candidate, Lecturer
Fraser Hall, Room 713

Areas of Specialization

Stratification; Historical; Economic; Political Sociology

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Areas of Specialization

Gentrification, Stratification, Urban Sociology

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Areas of Specialization

Social Inequality, Class Stratification

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 737

Areas of Specialization

Medical Sociology, Social Inequality

Joelle Spotswood
Fraser Hall, Room 737

Areas of Specialization

Class and Education, Educational equity, Parental involvement, Equity and Poverty, Neighborhoods

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 750

Areas of Specialization

Gender & Sexuality, Culture, Family, Food Systems/Agriculture

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Areas of Specialization

Race, Class, Gender/masculinity, Power, Inequality

Darcy Sullivan
Graduate Research Assistant with Social Welfare
Fraser Hall, Room 750

Areas of Specialization

Medical Sociology, Disability Studies, Gender and Sexuality, Quantitative Methods

Lukas Szrot
Spring 2019 PhD Graduate!, Social Thought and Research Journal, co-editor
Fraser Hall, Room 709

Areas of Specialization

Theory, Religion, Environment, Political Sociology, Sociology of Education​

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 754

Areas of Specialization

Religion, Education, Identity, Culture, Immigrants, Minorities, Race/Ethnicity, Inequality/Stratification, Qualitative Methods, Mixed Methods

Doctoral Candidate, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 733

Areas of Specialization

Latin American Studies, Culture, Political Sociology

Doctoral Candidate

Areas of Specialization

Social Theory; Chinese/East Asian Society

Doctoral Candidate

Areas of Specialization

Theory; Political Economy; Globalization; Historical Methods; Feminist Methods

Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 754

Areas of Specialization

Media and Advancing Technology in Society, Gender and Sexuality, Aging and the Life Course, Mixed Research Methods

Yurong Zhang
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Fraser Hall, Room 754

Areas of Specialization

Social Inequality, Political Economy, International Migration, Urban Culture, Urban-Rural Gap in Developing Countries


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