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Meet Our Team

Faculty & Instructors

  • Shawna Bendeck

    • Instructor
    • Ph.D. Student
  • Kenneth Berry

    • Professor
    • Social Statistics
  • Michael Carolan

    • Professor of Sociology
    • Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Affairs
  • Jennifer E. Cross

    • Professor
    • Behavior Change
    • Conservation and Sustainability
    • Social Networks
    • Evaluation and Research Methods
    • Science of Team Science
  • Jason Landis Downing

    • Instructor
    • Race, Environmental Issues, Social Justice, Organic Agriculture/Food Justice
  • Nicholas Greenfield

    • Instructor
    • Ph.D. Student
  • Ian Greenwood

    • Instructor
    • Researcher
    • Ph.D. Student
    • Crime, Law, & Deviance
    • Cyber-Crime & Crimes using Technology
    • Policing & Procedural Justice
    • Cold Case Homicide Investigation
    • Data Analysis and Methodologies
    • Corrections and Reentry
  • Matt Greife

    • Instructor
    • Environmental Crime
    • Courts & Sentencing
    • Social Control
    • Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Orestes "Pat" Hastings

    • Assistant Professor
    • Stratification & Inequality
    • Family Demography
    • Economic Sociology
    • Social Policy
    • Sociology of Religion
    • Quantitative Methods & Causal Inference
  • Lynn Hempel

    • Associate Professor
    • Social Stratification
    • Social Theory
  • Michael Hogan

    • Associate Professor
    • Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Lahoma Howard

    • Instructor
  • Annabel Ipsen

    • Assistant Professor
    • International & Community Development
    • Agri-food Systems
    • Environmental Sociology
    • Political Economy
    • Gender
  • Kirk Jentoft

    • Instructor
  • Sneha Kadyan

    • Ph.D. Student
    • Instructor
    • Globalization
    • Gender
    • Education
    • Fair Trade
  • Jessie Luna

    • Assistant Professor
    • Sustainable Development
    • Environmental Sociology
    • Food and Agriculture
    • Race
    • Cultural Sociology
    • Science and Technology Studies
  • Pat Mahoney

    • Assistant Professor of Teaching
    • Social Theory
    • Health and Medicine
    • Technology, Work and Leisure
    • Social Movements
    • Sociology of the Body
  • Stephanie Malin

    • Associate Professor
    • Environmental and Natural Resources Sociology
    • Rural Development
    • Environmental Justice & Health
    • Social Movements
    • Environmental Governance
    • Sociology of Energy & Extraction
  • KuoRay Mao

    • Assistant Professor
    • AKD Honor Society Advisor
    • Green Criminology
    • Environmental Sociology
    • Globalization
    • Crime and Deviance
    • China & East Asia
  • Jeffrey Nowacki

    • Assistant Professor
    • Criminal Justice Organization (CJO) Advisor
    • Criminology
    • Police Organizations
    • Courts & Sentencing
  • Tara Opsal

    • Associate Professor
    • Director of Undergraduate Studies
    • Criminology and Criminal Justice
    • Program Evaluation
    • Corrections and Reentry
    • Green Criminology
    • Gender
  • Jebadiha Potterf

    • Instructor
    • Ph.D. Student
    • Sociology of Drugs
    • Criminology and Criminal Justice
    • Sociology of Deviance
    • Green Criminology
    • Sociology of the Media
    • Cannabis and Psychedelic Studies
  • Laura Raynolds

    • Professor
    • Director of Graduate Studies
    • Globalization
    • Food & Agriculture
    • Development
    • Stratification
    • Gender
    • Fair Trade
  • Anthony Roberts

    • Assistant Professor
    • Inequality & Stratification
    • Economic Sociology
    • Global & Comparative Political Economy
    • Economic Development
    • Labor Regulation
    • Quantitative Methods
  • Joshua Sbicca

    • Assistant Professor
    • Food and Agriculture
    • Inequalities
    • Political Economy
    • Race and Ethnic Studies
    • Social Movements
    • Urban Studies
  • Staci Shaffer

    • Instructor
  • Mark Shuey

    • Instructor
  • Noel Strapko

    • Instructor
    • Ph.D. Student
  • Pete Taylor

    • Professor
    • Chair
    • Natural Resource and Environmental Sociology
    • Water Governance
    • Environmental Governance
    • International Development
  • Prabha Unnithan

    • Professor
    • Criminology and Criminal Justice
    • Policy Analysis
    • Program Evaluation
  • Elena Windsong

    • Assistant Professor of Teaching
    • Intersectionality
    • Race
    • Gender
    • Community
    • Place

Emeritus & Retired

Graduate Students and GTAs

  • Kellie Alexander

    • Ph.D. Student
    • Graduate Teaching Assistant
    • Sociology Graduate Student President 2019-2020
    • Crime, Law, & Deviance
    • Criminology
    • Qualitative Methods
  • Carolyn Conant

    • M.A. Student
    • Graduate Teaching Assistant
    • Environmental Sociology
  • Sara Gill

    • Academic Coordinator
    • M.A. Student
    • Gender
    • Race
    • Children and Youth
    • Disasters
  • James Hale

    • Recent Graduate Student On the Market
    • Environmental Sociology
    • Sociology of Food and Agriculture
    • Community Sociology
    • Qualitative Methods
    • Theory
  • Azmal Hossan

    • Ph.D. Student
    • Graduate Teaching Assistant
    • Environmental Sociology
    • Human Dimension of Global Climate Change
    • Sociology of Food and Nutrition
  • Julia Kovacs

    • M.A. Student
    • Graduate Research Assistant
    • Graduate Teaching Assistant
    • Environmental Sociology
    • Environmental Justice
    • Green Criminology
    • Social Movements
  • India Luxton

    • Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant
    • Qualitative Research Methods
    • Environmental Sociology
    • Community Based Research
  • Austin Luzbetak

    • PhD Student/Instructor
    • Graduate Teaching Assistant
    • Environmental Justice
    • Green Criminology
    • Human Dimension of Global Climate Change
  • Adrienne Miller

    • Ph.D. Student
  • Chris Moloney

    • Ph.D. Student
  • Meghan Mordy

    • Ph.D. Student
    • Graduate Research Assistant
  • Elizabeth Plombon

    • M.A. Student
    • Graduate Research Assistant
    • Natural Resources
    • Water Management
  • Chelsey Potter

    • M.A. Student
    • Graduate Research Assistant
    • Graduate Teaching Assistant
    • Technology
    • Crime and Deviance
    • Social Control
    • Criminology
  • Yan Shan

    • Instructor
    • Ph.D. Student
    • Agriculture
    • Rural Sociology
    • Survey Methodology
  • Nefratiri Weeks

    • Instructor
    • Graduate Research Assistant
    • Sociology Internship Coordinator
    • Ph.D. Student
    • Program Coordinator
    • Political Economy
    • Inequality
    • Economic, Political, and Social Crises
    • Development
    • Fair Trade
  • Yue Xu

    • M.A. Student
    • Graduate Teaching Assistant
    • Sociology of Food and Agriculture
    • Social Stratification
    • Inequality
    • East Asian Studies

Academic Success Coordinators

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