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  Feb 21, 2018
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

Sociology Department

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College of the Sciences
Farrell Hall, room 409
Mail Stop 7545
Fax: 509-963-1308
See website for how sociology may be used for educational and career purposes.

Faculty and Staff

Eric Cheney, PhD

Eric Cheney, PhD, deviance and social control, economic sociology, organizations, statistics and urban sociology
Delores Cleary, PhD, criminology, the life-course, American society, minorities, ethnic studies, American Indian issues
Judith Hennessy, PhD, social welfare and poverty, gender, sociology of work, sociology of family
Nelson Pichardo, PhD, ethnic studies, social movements

Associate Professors
Michael Harrod, PhD, social psychology, criminology theory, intimate partner violence, statistics, research methods
Pamela McMullin-Messier, PhD, demography, aging, collective action, social justice, environmental studies, family, gender, and sexuality
Michael Mulcahy, PhD, political sociology, political economy, organizations, theory

Assistant Professors
Tracey Hoover, PhD, gender and identity, feminist movements and theory, family and socialization, and media
Sarah Samblanet, PhD, social inequality, statistics, gender
Griff Tester, PhD, gender, social inequality, aging, health
Baiqing (Cythnia) Zhang, PhD, criminology, statics

Connie Robinson, PhD, historical sociology, political sociology, social movements, race, ethnicity and nation
Jessica Strawn, MA, criminology and communities, juvenile rehabilitation, social welfare

Kelly Zakel-Larson, secretary supervisor

Department Information
The Department of Sociology does not offer any graduate programs at this time.


    Sociology (SOC)

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