student directory

  Last Name First Name Email Area of Interest
  AULDRIDGE Trevor Education, rural & urban sociology, children & youth, ethnography, race, class, & gender, community action research, hip-hop
  AWADALLA Cristina
Gender, nationalism, violence against Women, feminism, regime aesthetics
  BICKELL Lauren U.S. feminist politics and philosophy, social movements, historical sociology, political impossibility, intersections of race, class, gender, and sexuality
  BRAZZELL Melanie Social movements, gender, criminology, critical theory, participatory research
  BRYANT Kristen Culture, popular culture, fandom/audience studies, play,  DIY/maker movement
  BUDGE Jason Gender, sexuality, social movements, social change, quantitative methods
  BURSTON Adam Social movements, race, science and technology studies
  BUSCARIOLLI Andre Conversation analysis, ethnomethodology, qualitative research, medical sociology
  CHATILLON Anna Reproduction, race, gender, intersectionality, social movements
  CHOW Tiffany Education, race and ethnicity, work and occupations, tech culture
  CLEGG Mariah Environment, energy, infrastructure, anarchism, eco-decentralism
  COHEN Marcelle  
  CYKMAN Noa Utopia, decoloniality, social change
  DANIPOUR Roberto  
  DAVID Jennifer Gender, sexuality, feminist theory, queer theory, intersectionality, qualitative methods, narrative analysis
  DEVOTO Sarah Critical race theory, social psychology, feminist theory, intersectionality, mental heath, crime, law & punishment
  ELEAZAR Alexandra Global political economy, migration, gender, sexuality, mass incarceration, immigration detention
  ESPINOZA-KULICK Mario Social determinants of health, health access, disparities, and policy (HIV/AIDS), race, class, gender, and sexuality , social movements, immigration
  FARLEY Nicholas Qualitative methods, opioids and addiction, public health, mental illness, violence and structural inequality
  FELDMAN David Global political economy, political sociology, migration, labor, "race"
  FISHER Ryan Marxist theory, Marxian dialectics, Marxism and ecology, critical race theory, social justice, social movements, communology, critical pedagogy
  FLOWERS Nia Black feminism, motherhood, families, intersectionality, qualitative methods
  FOX Emily Masculinities, gender, sexuality, intersectionalities, feminist theory
  FRITZLER Matt Conversation analysis, ethnomethodology, research methods, socio-cultural linguistics, gender & sexualities, deviance and social control
  GONZALES Gabrielle Race, gender, fat studies, health inequalities
  HALCOMB Laura Economic sociology, organizations, gender, medical sociology 
  HARR Bridget

Culture and knowledge, race, gender, class, science and technology studies, social inequalities

  HOPPEN Charlotte Sex & gender, education, social inequality, organizations, social movements
  IBARRA Jonathan Critical criminology, mass incarceration, social control, families of the incarcerated, gender & masculinity
  JOSEPH Naomi Social ovements, Asian-American studies, diaspora populations, transnationalism, feminist studies, intersectionality, political ideology, qualitative methods
  KADE Tristen Masculinity, intersectionality, sexuality, identities, transgender studies
  KAPLAN Robyn  
  KELEKAY Jasmine Law, crime, & punishment; policing, race, ethnicity, & Nation; racism & resistance; critical race theory; Black Europe & global African diaspora; Afro-Nordic communities; culture & discourse
  KING Zack Climate change, political ecology, sociology of the future, social movements
  LEE Andrew
Youth education & development, criminology, class analysis, political economy, quantitative methods
  LIU Yu-Cheng Culture, sociology of art
  MALAFRONTI Chris Adoption studies, race & ethnicity, gender & sexuality, critical mixed race studies, family, culture
  MALDONADO Alex Migration, acculturation, race and ethnicity, intersectionality, gender
  MALDONADO Katherine State violence, gender, race, class inequality, motherhood, critical criminology, feminist theory, visual methodology
  MCCUMBER Andrew Environmental sociology, cultural sociology
  MENO Marisa REN, mixed race studies, Latin American studies, racial inequalities

MOHYUDDIN Sabiha Race and ethnicity, whiteness, South Asian immigration, Islamophobia, racialized religious identity
  MOORE Natasha  
  NGUYEN Hoai-An Global political economy. critique of global capitalism, Vietnam and China post-socialist integration, class analysis of state and society

Carceral systems, abolitionist praxis, policing, race, surveillance, social movements, cultural studies
  OTA Kendall Sex & sexuality, gender, masculinity, Race, qualitative methods, urban sociology
  ROBINSON Sekani Race & ethnicity, sociology of the body, gender & work
  ROBLES DE LEON Idalia Diversity, education, pedagogy, immigration, Chicana feminist theory and praxis
  RODRIGUEZ Amanda Fat women, digital media, sex and gender, embodiment, sexual subjecthood, feminities, identity construction and performance, theory
  ROYCE Tracy COnversation analysis, fat studies, feminist studies, qualitative methods
  SALINAS Marisa Latinx sociology, intersectionality, neoliberalism, institutional inequality, intersectional criminology, racial/gendered capitalism, higher education, qualitative methods
  SALOUR SAM Historical sociology, political sociology, social change, revolutions
  SORIN Cierra Raine Sexuality, gender, feminist studies, masculinities, violence, qualitative methods, BDSM, consent, social inequality, race, class, deviance
  SOTO Oscar Globalization, global political economy, radical criminology, barrio pedagogy & barrio criminology, urbanization, formerly incarcerated pedagogy, revolutionary/social justice activism
  STERPHONE Joseph Race and ethnicity, nationhood, ethnomethodology, conversation analysis, historical sociology, whiteness
  SUAREZ Fatima Gender, masculinities, fatherhood, Latina/o/x sociology, qualitative methods
  TYBERG Sara Masculinities, gender & violence, mass shootings, extremist movements, collective identity, reproductive autonomy & stratified reproduction
  WALLER Ian Gender, theory, hip hop, community college, astrology as a social phenomenon, stigma, the Self, racial formation
Rujun Gender, feminism, sociology of culture, Chinese society 
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