All Faculty

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  • Syed Mohammed Ali

    Syed Mohammed Ali

    Adjunct Faculty

    Political economy, rural development, state and donor interactions, governance, South Asia, Pakistan

  • Jamie D. Aprile

    Jamie D. Aprile

    Adjunct Faculty

    Anthropology: Political economy, archaeological theory, excavation methods, lithic artifact analysis, European prehistory, Greek and Roman archaeology

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  • Aziza Bayou

    Aziza Bayou

    Adjunct Faculty

    Anthropology: Economic anthropology, colonialism, capitalism, ethnicity and identity, adaptation, human evolution, immigration and transnationalism, globalization, pedagogy

  • Amy L Best

    Amy L Best

    Chair

    Professor

    Sociology: Sociology of everyday life, social inequalities, feminist and qualitative approaches to social research, youth and gender, sociology of food

  • Thomasina Borkman

    Thomasina Borkman

    Emeritus Faculty

    Sociology

  • Sean Frederick Brown

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  • Melissa A. Cidade

    Melissa A. Cidade

    Adjunct Faculty

    Sociology: Survey Methodology; Statistics; Survey Cognition; Sociology of Religion

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  • John G. Dale

    John G. Dale

    Associate Professor

    Sociology: sociology of human rights; political sociology; social movements; global and transnational sociology; science, knowledge, and technology; law and transnational conflict; critical sociology of development; community and urban sociology; comparative and historical sociology; and area specialist in Burma/Myanmar.

  • Shannon N Davis

    Shannon N Davis

    Director of PhD Programs in Sociology

    Professor

    Sociology: Sociology of families and intimate relationships, gender ideologies, gender inequality, research methods

  • Rutledge M Dennis

    Rutledge M Dennis

    Professor

    Sociology: Sociology of ideas, theoretical sociology, political sociology, race and ethnic studies, urban communities, the sociology of W.E.B. Du Bois

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  • Gregory A Guagnano

    Gregory A Guagnano

    Emeritus Faculty

    Sociology: Political economy of resource control, environmental sociology, social psychology of environmental concern, research methods and design, statistics, diffusion of technological innovation

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  • David W Haines

    David W Haines

    Emeritus Faculty

    Anthropology: migration, governance, kinship, information technology, East and Southeast Asia

  • Nancy W Hanrahan

    Nancy W Hanrahan

    Associate Professor

    Sociology: critical theory, cultural sociology, feminist theory, music and the arts

  • Angela Jean Hattery

    Angela Jean Hattery

    Professor

    Gender, race,inequality, intersections of inequalities, intimate partner violence, incarceration, families

  • Cortney Hughes Rinker

    Cortney Hughes Rinker

    Associate Professor

    Medical anthropology, aging and end-of-life care, pain management, reproductive health, Islam, technology, gender, Middle East and North Africa, the United States

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  • Yasemin Ipek

    Yasemin Ipek

    Assistant Professor

    Nationalism, sectarianism, transnational Islamic humanitarianism, activism and civil society, the Middle East

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  • Mark D Jacobs

    Mark D Jacobs

    Professor

    Sociology: Sociology of culture, social theory, social control and juvenile justice, public scandal

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  • Dae Young Kim

    Dae Young Kim

    Associate Professor

    Sociology: Immigration, ethnicity, race, Asian American studies, and globalization

  • Haagen Klaus

    Haagen Klaus

    Director of Undergraduate Program in Anthropology

    Associate Professor

    Anthropology: --Bioarchaeology, paleopathology, dental anthropology, mortuary analysis -- Forensic anthropology and forensic taphonomy -- Prehistoric and Historic Andean South America; organization of complex societies -- Health, violence, identity, and ethnogenesis -- Theory and methods in bioarchaeology

  • Lester R. Kurtz

    Lester R. Kurtz

    Professor

    Sociology: Nonviolent social movements, Gandhi, sociology of religion

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  • Brian Louis Levy

    Brian Louis Levy

    Assistant Professor

    Sociology

  • Huwymin Lucia Liu

    Huwymin Lucia Liu

    Assistant Professor

    Anthropology: Cultural Anthropology; Political Anthropology; Politics, Economy and Religion; Socialism and Change; Subjectivity and Governance; Civil Society; Life and Death Studies; Ritual Studies; Culture and Emotion; Gender and Masculinity; China and Taiwan

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  • Patricia Anne Masters

    Patricia Anne Masters

    Director of Undergraduate Program in Sociology

    Associate Professor

    Sociology: Gender, social psychology, community, children and youth, family. and qualitative research methods

  • Christopher Morris

    Christopher Morris

    Assistant Professor

    Anthropology: Pharmaceutical politics, extractive economies, environmental governance, indigeneity, ethnicity, colonial and postcolonial histories, im/material properties, southern Africa

  • Anne Marie Munson

    Anne Marie Munson

    Adjunct Faculty

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  • Manjusha Nair

    Manjusha Nair

    Assistant Professor

    Sociology: Globalization, Political Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology, Development, Social Movements, India, China, South Africa

  • Vivek Narayanan

    Vivek Narayanan

    Adjunct Faculty

    Anthropology

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  • Rashmi Sadana

    Rashmi Sadana

    Associate Professor

    Anthropology: Urban space and design, social mobility and infrastructure, language politics and ideologies, cultural identity formation, ethnography and literature, postcolonial theory, globalization, India

  • Ingrid Sandole-Staroste

    Ingrid Sandole-Staroste

    Adjunct Faculty

    Sociology

  • Anne L Schiller

    Anne L Schiller

    Professor

    Anthropology: Identity, religion and ritual, tourism, Italy, Indonesia

  • Joseph A Scimecca

    Joseph A Scimecca

    Professor

    Sociology: Humanist sociological theory, the sociology of higher education, and the intersection of social science and religion

  • Erin L Sears

    Erin L Sears

    Adjunct Faculty

    Anthropology: Archaeology, Olmec, Maya, Mesoamerican Ceramics, Late Classic Maya Figurines

  • Linda J Seligmann

    Linda J Seligmann

    Emeritus Faculty

    Anthropology: informal economies and markets, agrarian issues, gender relations, quinoa, culture and food, Latin America, Andean region, Peru; transnational and transracial adoption, U.S., anthropological theory and methods

  • Blake Silver

    Blake Silver

    Assistant Professor

    Sociology: Higher education, social stratification, culture, race/ethnicity, class, gender, research methods

  • Earl Smith

    Earl Smith

    Adjunct Faculty

    Sociology: Social Stratification. Crime. Sociology of Sport

  • Roberta Spalter-Roth

    Roberta Spalter-Roth

    Senior Research Fellow

  • Erin M Stephens

    Erin M Stephens

    Adjunct Faculty

    Sociology: social movements, race, gender & emotion

  • Elizangela Storelli

    Elizangela Storelli

    Director of MA Programs in Sociology

    Assistant Professor

    Sociology: Sociology of aging, including global population aging, well-being and retirement, sociology of family, gender inequality, international development, Latin and America, and quantitative studies.

  • Christian Rafael Suero

    Christian Rafael Suero

    Instructor

    Sociology: Sociology of education, well-being, labor, race, and class.

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  • Daniel H Temple

    Daniel H Temple

    Director of Graduate Programs in Anthropology

    Associate Professor

    Anthropology: Bioarchaeology, developmental stress, life history, evolutionary morphology, skeletal and dental biology, evolutionary theory, mortuary practices, hunter-gatherers

  • Perry Threlfall

    Perry Threlfall

    Adjunct Faculty

    Sociology: Gender, Race, and Class Mobility, with an emphasis on single mother families / Theories of Social Capital / Public Sociology and Sociological Practice

  • Susan R Trencher

    Susan R Trencher

    Associate Professor

    Anthropology: American culture, the anthropology of anthropology, sociology of knowledge, anthropological theory and practice, and the history of anthropology

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  • Bethany M. Usher

    Bethany M. Usher

    Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education

    Anthropology: Bioarchaeology, Evolution of Health and Disease, Growth and Development, Osteology, Diet

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  • Bradley Wayne Williams

    Bradley Wayne Williams

    Graduate Lecturer

    Sociology: Social Movements, Advocacy, Institutions and Organizations

  • James Witte

    James Witte

    Director, Institute for Immigration Research, & Director, Center for Social Science Research

    Sociology: Use of the world wide web to collect survey data, comparison of online and off line societies, immigration, Pakistan