Sociology Graduate Students

Name Email Research Interests
Zawadi Rucks Ahidiana urban sociology, race/ethnicity, cultural sociology, inequality
Ghaleb Attrache Political sociology, revolutions, religion, Middle East and North Africa
Alex V Barnard Political Sociology, Social Policy, Mental Health, Comparative Sociology
Lindsay Bayham social networks, culture, communication, social & economic development, social theory, Africa
Lindsay Berkowitz medical sociology & gender; current project topics: women's health, chronic illness, integrative medicine, healthcare policy
Boroka Bo stratification, gender, health, migration, demography
Carmen Brick political sociology, spatial stratification, social policy
Nora C. Broege education, quantitative methods, race & ethnicity, social psychology
Jonah Stuart Brundage comparative historical sociology
Kimberly Burke Gender, Sexuality, Policing, State Violence, Inequality, Criminal Justice, Feminist Theory
Carlos Felipe Bustamante Crime and Punishment, Policing, Comparative Penality, Race and Ethnicity, Inequality, Urban Sociology, Qualitative Methods
Jesus Camacho
Dani Carrillo Immigration, Race/Ethnicity, Social Welfare, Urban Sociology
Merzela Casimir
Mario Castillo
Andy Scott Chang Development & Globalization, Political Sociology, Social Theory, Social Movements, Transitions to Democracy, Southeast Asia, Taiwan, Indonesia, Philippines
Esther Yoona Cho immigration, illegality, race/ethnicity, family, education
Joshua Choper Labor Markets, Work, Social Stratification and Inequality, Economic Sociology, Quantitative Methods
Pil H. Chung family, demography, life course, and race
Naniette H. Coleman Organizations, Work, Culture, Political Sociology
Jessica F. Compton stratification, economic sociology, race, gender, work, mixed methods
Isaac Dalke bureaucratic decision-making, crime and punishment, the welfare state, gender and sexuality
Felipe Dias Race and Ethnicity, Field Experiments, Labor Markets, Stratification and Inequality, Gender, Intersectionality, Racial Segregation, Criminology, and Quantitative Methods.
Cyrus Dioun Organizational Theory, Economic Sociology, Computational Methods, Organizational Stigma, Law and Society, Social Movements
Herbert Docena climate change, international politics, Phillipines
Margaret Eby Social History, Social Movements, Comparative Historical Sociology
Martin Eiermann social movements, political sociology, cultural sociology, social theory
Michel Estefan comparative and historical sociology, political sociology, economic sociology, Latin America with a special emphasis on Mexico
Alinaya Sybilla L. Fabros Globalization, political economy, urban sociology, transnational labor, offshore services, migration, outsourcing, social movements, South East Asia
Akilah Favors Ethnicity and Race, Social Movements
Gregory Michael Fayard China, medical sociology, social psychology, disasters, transportation
Jason L. Ferguson Sociology of law
Angela Fillingim Race; Law and Society; Political Sociology; Human Rights; Latin America
Katy Fox-Hodess Labor, globalization, political economy, political sociology
Isabel García-Valdivia Immigration, Family, Law & Society, Race & Ethnicity, Education
Pablo Gaston Sociology of work and labor; economic sociology; social movements; social theory; comparative/historical methods; healthcare, care work, and the caring professions
Ben Gebre-Medhin organizations, higher education, technology
Kristin George Slavery and religion in Antebellum America, Islam in the Contemporary US, social movements, culture and morality, historical sociology, gender
Diego Gomez-Aristizabal Urban and Political Sociology, Bicycle Urbanism, Political Violence, Colonialism in the Caribbean, Latin American Development, Comparative Ethnography, Critical Social Theory
Tara Marie Gonsalves gender and sexuality, political economy, globalization, development, transnational sociology, social movements
Jeffrey M Gordon organizations, science and technology, law, historical methods, computational methods
Matthew Grumbach Historical Sociology, Social Movements, Theory
Gillian D Gualtieri culture, race and ethnicity, gender, organizations, food
Jaren R. Haber Organizations, Education, Social Psychology, Computational Text Analysis
Jacob Habinek economic sociology, organizational theory, quantitative methods, social networks, sociology of knowledge, social theory.
Orestes Pat Hastings Stratification & Inequality, Economic Sociology, Social Psychology, Social Demography, Religion & Spirituality, Quantitative Methods
Peter Hepburn occupations and work; family; stratification; mass incarceration; poverty and urban sociology; demography
Chris Herring Urbanization, Poverty, Penality, Welfare States, Social Theory, Political Economy, Ethnography.
Joy L. Hightower black middle-class, marriage & family, intimacy, qualitative research methods
Casey P. Homan Religion, organizations, quantitative methods, immigration
Katherine Hood poverty and inequality, punishment, criminal courts, law, expertise, economic sociology, culture
Shannon Ikebe political sociology, political economy, labor, comparative-historical
Véronique Irwin Education, Stratification
Andrew Jaeger Political sociology, economic cociology, environment, theory
Xuan Jin
Tanya Clark Jones Institutional Change, Governance, Development, Medical Sociology
Samuel Kieke Political Sociology, Middle East and North Africa, Immigration, Comparative Historical Sociology
Sunmin Kim Race, ethnicity, and immigration, culture, knowledge and expertise, minority politics, survey research, comparative-historical sociology
Daniel N. Kluttz Law and Society, Economic Sociology, Culture, Organizations, Environment, Theory
Carter M. Koppelman Development, Urban Sociology, Political Sociology, Gender, Social Movements, Latin America
Michael Unger Kowen sociology of knowledge, social theory, science and technology studies, political sociology, China
Kirstin Krusell Labor, Technology, Globalization, Development
Joe LaBriola inequality, work, family, financialization, cultural sociology
James G. Lamb political economy, Latin America, development, historical sociology
Steven W. Lauterwasser Social Movements, Cultural Sociology, Historical Sociology, Social Theory
Keun Bok Lee Social networks and Health, Social stratification and Class, Culture
Tyler Leeds Rural & Urban Sociology, Gender, Political Sociology, Higher Education
Seth Leibson Social Movements, Labor, Immigration, Organizations
Jaqueline Lepe
Zachary Levenson urban sociology, political sociology, ethnography, race and ethnicity, social theory, sociology of development
Matty Lichtenstein Social policy, political sociology, gender and family, religion, mixed methods, state theory, organizational theory
Allison Logan Poverty and Inequality, Urban Sociology, Culture, Family, Education
Yang Lor Education, Poverty, Culture, Social Stratification, Race/Ethnicity, Asian Americans
Sigrid Willa Luhr Family, Gender, Work, Inequality
Louise Ly Race, ethnicity, immigration, family, gender, aging
Helena Lyson
Margo M Mahan Race, Social Stigma, Gender (Masculinity), Incarceration, Sexuality, Domestic Violence
Katherine Eva Maich Law; Labor & Work; Gender; Informality; Ethnography; Latin America
Shelly Malhotra NGOs, global health
Laura M. Mangels stratification, criminal justice system, race, Latin America
Antonia Mardones Marshall International migration, race and ethnicity, national identities, Latin America.
Elizabeth McKenna Political sociology, social movements, Brazil
Nallely Mejia Immigration, Health, Inequality, Mexico
Michael Menefee Crime, Law, and Social Control, Urban Development and Political Economy, Stratification and Inequality, Research Methods, Quantitative Historical Methods
Santiago J. Molina Science, Knowledge, Race/Ethnicity, Organizations, Biomedicine, Bioethics, Latin America
Meghna Mukherjee Gender, Stratification and Class
Kristen Novella Nelson Racial attitudes, social psychology, gender, development
Joohyun Park Political Sociology, Social Movement, Culture
Sarah Payne
Thomas Peng Labor, Work and Occupation, Development, Migration, China
Megan Peppel economic sociology, finance, knowledge, inequality, political sociology, Latin America
Michelle Elizabeth Phillips Political Sociology; human rights; Immigration; Economic Sociology; Gender; Inequality and Poverty
Robert Pickett Quantitative Methodology, Race, Cultural Sociology
Aaron Platt culture, careers, marriage, life course
Liana Prescott Morality, Politics, Social Psychology, Culture
Mark Matthew Quinn Hong Kong, Political Sociology, Social Movements, China
Ogi Radic
Adriana Ramirez Immigration, Citizenship, Ethnicity and Race, Identity, Latin America
Jace Kolbe Ricafrente race and ethnicity
Alexander Roehrkasse Economic, political, comparative–historical, family, theory, methodology
Manuel Rosaldo social movements, economic development, informal workers, Latin America
Michele Rossi political sociology, theory, class cultures, gender, morality, inequalities and social mobility
Matthew S. Rowe Culture; the creative economy; work and occupations; self and identity; organizations and institutions; higher education; sexuality; health.
Michaeljit Sandhu
Maria-Fatima Santos
Jessica Schirmer urban sociology, political sociology, welfare state, housing
Krista Schnell gender, science and technology, sociology of sport, organizations
Kirsten Schowalter Population change and organizations, culture, and social networks
Jason Eton Scott sociology of education
Caleb Scoville environmental politics, knowledge, STS, morality, law, economic sociology, political sociology, culture, theory
Hans Jacob Seiloe Political sociology, wealth distribution
Josh Seim poverty governance, medicine, punishment, labor, urban
Alicia Sheares
Benjamin Shestakofsky Sociology of work; technology and society; economic sociology; qualitative research methods; organizational culture; digital geographies
Mary Shi Political economy, historical sociology, the state, urban sociology, everyday life
David Showalter drugs, law, punishment, health, politics, "low culture"
Fabiana Silva Inequality and Stratification, Labor Market Stratification, Economic Sociology, Race and Ethnicity, Immigration, Social Networks, Social Psychology, Experimental Methods, Quantitative Methods
Michaela Simmons Gender, incarceration, class, feminist theory
Shadrick Small race & gender, culture, sociology of music
Miranda Smith
Jonathan Matthew Smucker political sociology, political strategy, social movements, culture, class, identity, hegemony
Kiran Stallone Gender, Political Sociology
Shelly Steward Work, culture, economic sociology, risk and insecurity, moral understandings, symbolic boundaries
Matthew J. Stimpson culture, stratification, economic sociology, quantitative methods
Adam Storer Sociology of Work, Economic Sociology, Social Networks, Quantitative Methods
Garrett Strain Labor, Financialization, Political Sociology
Phung N. Su Gender, globalization, social movements, Southeast Asia
Alisa Szatrowski poverty, race & ethnic relations
Luis Tenorio Immigration and Migration; Children and Youth; Political Sociology
Trinel Torian
Thomas Trieu globalization, economic inequality, Southeast Asia, urban education
Fithawee G. Tzeggai race & ethnic relations, urban sociology, stratification
Paula Uniacke gender, development, social change, gender-based violence, global campaigns, transnational feminism, NGOs, India, South Asia, water, sanitation
Byron Villacis Social Mobility, Development, Inequality, Migration, Public Statistics, Political Sociology.
Skyler Wang Culture, Economic Sociology, Sharing Economy, Social Exchange, Sexualities, Organizations
William James Welsh China, penality, political sociology, education, historical sociology
Jeffrey Weng Political sociology, nationalism, comparative historical sociology, sociology of language, social theory, China
Rachel Wetts social psychology
Paula Winicki Political Sociology, Social Movements, Labor, Latin America
Allen Micheal Wright Working Class, Race, Culture, Inequality
Ugur Yildirim social networks, social stratification, quantitative and computational methods