Cheryl Hansen

Senior Academic Administrator 

Pearlman 206



Lauren Jordahl

Academic Administrator

Pearlman 108

Lauren Jordahl

Meet our Student Workers!

The students who work in the Sociology office also work for PAX and SJSP.

Emily Ahr '18

Emily Ahr is a junior from Albuquerque, NM majoring in Business. She transferred to Brandeis her sophomore year, and recently designed her own major in Communication. Emily has experience with CMS/HTML and is one of our web content editors.

Emily Ahr

Sharon Cai '18

Sharon Cai is a junior from Brooklyn, NY majoring in Sociology and Health: Science, Society & Policy. During fall 2016, she will be abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark studying Public Health at the Danish Institute of Study Abroad.


Joe DeFerrari '18

Joe DeFerrari is a junior from Hanover, MA majoring in Politics and minoring in Legal Studies and SJSP. He is a part of Chess Club and Proscenium A Cappella, and does advocacy work related to drug addiction. 

Joe DeFerrari

Tremaine Smith '17

Tremaine Smith is a senior from the Bronx, NY. He's double majoring in Afro and African American Studies and Education, with hopes of going into Education Law and Policy. He is a club leader, campus activist and can often be found laughing with a group of people on campus. If you see him, say "Hey!"


Kaija Townsend '17

Kaija is a senior from Cape Cod, Massachusetts and die hard red sox fan.  She is majoring in business and international and global studies and double minoring in economics and legal studies.  She loves to learn about different cultures and enjoys traveling.  She just returned from a summer abroad in Jerusalem, Israel studying middle eastern politics at a national think tank.  She is very excited to be working for the sociology department this year!

Kaija Townsend