student directory

  Last Name First Name Email Area of Interest
         
  AULDRIDGE Trevor tauldridge@umail.ucsb.edu Education, rural & urban sociology, children & youth, ethnography, race, class, & gender, community action research, hip-hop
  AWADALLA Cristina cawadalla@umail.ucsb.edu
Gender, nationalism, violence against Women, feminism, regime aesthetics
  BICKELL Lauren labickell@umail.ucsb.edu U.S. feminist politics and philosophy, social movements, historical sociology, political impossibility, intersections of race, class, gender, and sexuality
  BRAZZELL Melanie brazzell@umail.ucsb.edu Social movements, gender, criminology, critical theory, participatory research
  BRYANT Kristen kbryant@umail.ucsb.edu Culture, popular culture, fandom/audience studies, play,  DIY/maker movement
  BUDGE Jason jbudge@umail.ucsb.edu Gender, sexuality, social movements, social change, quantitative methods
  BURSTON Adam aburston@umail.ucsb.edu Social movements, race, science and technology studies
  BUSCARIOLLI Andre abuscariolli@umail.ucsb.edu Conversation analysis, ethnomethodology, qualitative research, medical sociology
  CHATILLON Anna achatillon@umail.ucsb.edu Reproduction, race, gender, intersectionality, social movements
  CHOW Tiffany tchow@umail.ucsb.edu Education, race and ethnicity, work and occupations, tech culture
  CLEGG Mariah mclegg@umail.ucsb.edu Environment, energy, infrastructure, anarchism, eco-decentralism
  COHEN Marcelle marcellecohen@umail.ucsb.edu  
  DANIPOUR Roberto danipour@umail.ucsb.edu  
  DEVOTO Sarah sarahdevoto@umail.ucsb.edu Critical race theory, social psychology, feminist theory, intersectionality, mental heath, crime, law & punishment
  ESPINOZA Mario mvespinoza@umail.ucsb.edu Social determinants of health, health access, disparities, and policy (HIV/AIDS), race, class, gender, and sexuality , social movements, immigration
  FARLEY Nicholas n_a_f@umail.ucsb.edu Qualitative methods, opioids and addiction, public health, mental illness, violence and structural inequality
  FELDMAN David dfeldman@umail.ucsb.edu Global political economy, political sociology, migration, labor, "race"
  FISHER Ryan ryanjfisher@umail.ucsb.edu Marxist theory, Marxian dialectics, Marxism and ecology, critical race theory, social justice, social movements, communology, critical pedagogy
  FLOWERS Nia niaflowers@umail.ucsb.edu Black feminism, motherhood, families, intersectionality, qualitative methods
  FOX Emily emilyfox@umail.ucsb.edu Masculinities, gender, sexuality, intersectionalities, feminist theory
  FRITZLER Matt fritzler@umail.ucsb.edu Conversation analysis, ethnomethodology, research methods, socio-cultural linguistics, gender & sexualities, deviance and social control
  GONZALES Gabrielle gabrielleggonzales@umail.ucsb.edu Race, gender, fat studies, health inequalities
  GOW Jamella jamella_gow@umail.ucsb.edu Immigration and race, diaspora and transnationalism, global political economy, black studies, Caribbean studies
  HALCOMB Laura lhalcomb@umail.ucsb.edu Economic sociology, organizations, gender, medical sociology 
  HARR Bridget bharr@umail.ucsb.edu

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

  IBARRA Jonathan jonathan_ibarra@umail.ucsb.edu Critical criminology, mass incarceration, social control, families of the incarcerated, gender & masculinity
  JAY Mark markjay@umail.ucsb.edu  
  JOSEPH Naomi njoseph@umail.ucsb.edu Social ovements, Asian-American studies, diaspora populations, transnationalism, feminist studies, intersectionality, political ideology, qualitative methods
  KAPLAN Robyn r_kaplan@umail.ucsb.edu  
  KELEKAY Jasmine jasminekelekay@umail.ucsb.edu Law, crime, & punishment; policing, race, ethnicity, & Nation; racism & resistance; critical race theory; Black Europe & global African diaspora; Afro-Nordic communities; culture & discourse
  KING Zack ztking@umail.ucsb.edu  
  KULICK Alex alextkulick@umail.ucsb.edu Social movements, sexuality, gender, intersectionality, pedagogy
  LIU Yu-Cheng yucheng_liu@umail.ucsb.edu Culture, sociology of art
  MALAFRONTI Christopher cmalafronti@umail.ucsb.edu  
  MALDONADO Alex amaldonado@umail.ucsb.edu Migration, acculturation, race and ethnicity, intersectionality, gender
  MANSKI Ben ben@umail.ucsb.edu Law & society, social movements, environmental studies, public policy, global studies, comparative & historical, logics of inquiry, research methods
  MAYERS Quintarrius quintarrius@umail.ucsb.edu  
  MCCUMBER Andrew ahmccumber@umail.ucsb.edu  
  MENO Marisa marisameno@umail.ucsb.edu REN, mixed race studies, Latin American studies, racial inequalities

MOHYUDDIN Sabiha smohyuddin@umail.ucsb.edu Race and ethnicity, whiteness, South Asian immigration, Islamophobia, racialized religious identity
  MOORE Natasha nmoore@umail.ucsb.edu  
  NGUYEN Hoai-An hnguyen00@umail.ucsb.edu Global political economy. critique of global capitalism, Vietnam and China post-socialist integration, class analysis of state and society
  ORNELAS Alexandra aornelas@umail.ucsb.edu Social movements, violence against women, race, class, and gender, feminist studies, qualitative methods, latina/o sociology
  OTA Kendall kota00@umail.ucsb.edu Sex & sexuality, gender, masculinity, Race, qualitative methods, urban sociology
  RANGEL Salvador salvadorrangel@umail.ucsb.edu Citizenship, migration, nationalism, globalization, theory, marxism, political economy, class, class consciousness, ideology, law and legality, race
  ROBINSON Sekani srobinson@umail.ucsb.edu Race & ethnicity, sociology of the body, gender & work
  ROBLES DE LEON Idalia idalia@umail.ucsb.edu Diversity, education, pedagogy, immigration, Chicana feminist theory and praxis
  RODRIGUEZ Amanda amanda08@umail.ucsb.edu Fat women, digital media, sex and gender, embodiment, sexual subjecthood, feminities, identity construction and performance, theory
  ROYCE Tracy troyce@umail.ucsb.edu COnversation analysis, fat studies, feminist studies, qualitative methods
  SALINAS Marisa duransalinas@umail.ucsb.edu Latinx sociology, intersectionality, neoliberalism, institutional inequality, intersectional criminology, racial/gendered capitalism, higher education, qualitative methods
  SALOUR SAM samsalour@umail.ucsb.edu Historical sociology, political sociology, social change, revolutions
  SORIN Cierra Raine
csorin@umail.ucsb.edu Sexuality, gender, feminist studies, masculinities, violence, qualitative methods, BDSM, consent, social inequality, race, class, deviance
  SOTO Oscar ofsoto@umail.ucsb.edu Globalization, global political economy, radical criminology, barrio pedagogy & barrio criminology, urbanization, formerly incarcerated pedagogy, revolutionary/social justice activism
  STERPHONE Joseph jsterphone@umail.ucsb.edu Race and ethnicity, nationhood, ethnomethodology, conversation analysis, historical sociology, whiteness
  SUAREZ Fatima fsuarez@umail.ucsb.edu Gender, masculinities, fatherhood, Latina/o/x sociology, qualitative methods
  UNDEN Megan unden@umail.ucsb.edu  
  VAN VALKENBURGH
Shawn
shawn@umail.ucsb.edu Masculinities, culture, theory, crime & deviance, STS
  WALLER Ian ianwaller@umail.ucsb.edu Gender, theory, hip hop, community college, astrology as a social phenomenon, stigma, the Self, racial formation
  YANG
Rujun rujunyang@umail.ucsb.edu Gender, feminism, sociology of culture, Chinese society 
         
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