Some of our faculty books
(L to R) Cheryl Hansen, Mitra Shavarini, David Cunningham, Wendy Cadge, Carmen Sirianni, Sara Shostak, Ana Villalobos, Laura Miller, Goldon Fellman, Peter Conrad, Kristen Lucken, Judy Hanley
Not pictured: Karen Hansen, Gila Hayim, Shulamit Reinharz, Chandler Rosenberger
Expertise: Social movements/collective action, community structure, organizations, quantitative inquiry, youth culture.
Expertise: Sociology of culture, mass media, consumption and marketing, urban and suburban studies.
Expertise: Sociology of Religion, culture, health and medicine, immigration, gender, sexuality, organizations, research methods.
Expertise: Medical sociology, deviance, qualitative research methods.
Expertise: Peace, conflict, and coexistence studies; empowerment, social class, Marx and Freud, psychoanalytic sociology, masculinities, Israeli-Palestinian confrontation.
Expertise: Qualitative research methods, feminist research, Jewish women's studies, social psychology, group dynamics.
Expertise: Nationalism, ethnicity, sociology of culture, sociology of religion, political dissent, terrorism, modern European politics.
Expertise: Sociology of health and illness, science and technology studies, body and society, sociology and bioethics, environmental health and justice, qualitative research methods.
Expertise: Political sociology, community and civic democracy, organizations, public policy for democracy, work.
Expertise: Motherhood, Gender & Work, Gender & Education, Identities, Presentation of Self.
||Charles Kadushin, Visiting Research Professor of Sociology
Expertise: Networks, sociology of religion, survey research and the combination of sociological theory and methods.
|Theodore Sasson, Visiting Research Professor of Sociology
Expertise: Political sociology with an emphasis on political discourse, social problems and diaspora studies.
|Thomas Shapiro (The Heller School)
Expertise: Stratification, race, political sociology.
|Marty Wyngaarden Krauss (The Heller School)
Expertise: Disability policy, family caregiving, mental retardation, human services.
|Janet Zollinger Giele (Retired in 2004)
Expertise: Women's changing roles, sociology of the life course, social movements.
|Gila Hayim (Retired in 2014)
Expertise: Social theory, sociology of law, sociology of religion, sociology of culture, existential sociology.
|George Ross (Retired in 2009)
Expertise: European integration, European politics and social policy, comparative industrial relations, sociology of advanced capitalist societies researching and analyzing the development of this new Europe.