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Christine L. Williams, Chair CLA 3.306, Mailcode A1700, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-232-6300

Faculty

Core Faculty

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Ari Adut

Associate Professor

ariadut@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-4284  |  CLA 3.518

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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Ronald J. Angel

Professor

rangel@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6315  |  CLA 3.530

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison
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Javier Auyero

Professor

auyero@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-8073  |  CLA 3.624

Education   

Ph.D., The New School for Social Research
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John S. Butler

Professor

john.butler@mccombs.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6328  |  CLA 3.606

Education   

Ph. D. 1974, Northwestern University
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Ben Carrington

Associate Professor

bcarrington@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6341  |  CLA 3.734

Education   

Ph.D., Leeds Metropolitan University, UK

Interests

  Post/colonial Theory; Sociology of Race; Cultural Sociology; Sociology of Sport, Media and Popular Culture; Cultural Studies; Masculinity and Gender Studies

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Shannon E. Cavanagh

Associate Professor

scavanagh@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8319   |  CLA 2.708A

Education   

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Mounira Charrad

Associate Professor

charrad@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6311  |  CLA 3.526

Education   

Ph.D., Harvard

Interests

  Gender & Women's Rights; Political Sociology; Social Theory; Colonialism; Comparative-Historical Sociology; Globalization and Development;Middle East and North Africa.

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Robert Crosnoe

Professor of Sociology; Elsie and Stanley E. (Skinny) Adams, Sr. Centennial Professor in Liberal Arts

crosnoe@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8329  |  CLA 2.406F

Education   

Ph.D., Stanford

Interests

  Human Development, Education, Family, Health, Immigration

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Sheldon Ekland-Olson

Professor

seo@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-5224 (CLA), 512-232-5879 (GEA)  |  CLA 3.614, GEA 115

Education   

Ph.D., University of Washington
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Daniel Fridman

Assistant Professor

dfridman@utexas.edu  |  512-232-4811   |  CLA 3.634

Education   

Ph.D., Columbia University

Interests

  Economic Sociology; Ethnography; Sociology of Finance; Neoliberalism; Consumption; Latin America.

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Jennifer Glass

Professor

jennifer-glass@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8355  |  CLA 2.702F

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
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Gloria González-López

Associate Professor

gloria@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6343  |  CLA 3.504

Education   

Ph.D., University of Southern California
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Mark D. Hayward

Director, PRC; Professor of Sociology & Centennial Commission Professor in the Liberal Arts

mhayward@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8382  |  CLA 2.622E

Education   

Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington

Interests

  Life course origins of health disparities, morbidity and mortality, biodemography

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Robert A. Hummer

Professor

rhummer@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8391  |  CLA 2.622C

Education   

Ph.D., Florida State University
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William R Kelly

Professor

wkelly@mail.la.utexas.edu  |  512-232-4142  |  CLA 3.512

Education   

Ph.D., Indiana University Bloominton
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David Kirk

Associate Professor

dkirk@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-0141  |  CLA 2.406C

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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Ken-Hou Lin

Assistant Professor

lin@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-9412   |  CLA 2.702D

Education   

Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Susan E Marshall

Professor

sem@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6318  |  CLA 3.522

Education   

Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst
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Leticia Marteleto

Assistant Professor

marteleto@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8302  |  CLA 2.708D

Education   

Ph.D., University of Michigan
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John Mirowsky

Professor

mirowsky@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-7064  |  CLA 2.622G

Education   

Ph.D., Yale University
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Chandra L. Muller

Professor

cmuller@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8377  |  CLA 2.408G

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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Marc A. Musick

Professor

musick@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-4271  |  GEB 2.200

Education   

Ph.D., Duke University
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Pamela Paxton

Professor

ppaxton@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6323  |  CLA 3.738

Education   

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Joseph E. Potter

Professor

joe@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8341  |  CLA 2.620C

Education   

Ph.D., Princeton University
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Daniel A. Powers

Professor

dpowers@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6335  |  CLA 2.622J

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison

Interests

  Demography, Infant Mortality, Fertility, Statistics and Methods

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Kelly Raley

Professor

kelly.raley@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6333  |  CLA 2.702E

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison

Interests

  Demography, Family, Race and Ethnic Relations, Education, Work Occupations and Organizations, Gender

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Mark Regnerus

Associate Professor

regnerus@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6307  |  CLA 3.524

Education   

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Bryan R. Roberts

C.B.Smith Sr. Chair in US-Mexico Relations, Professor

brr@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6329  |  CLA 3.608

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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Keith Robinson

Assistant Professor

keith@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-475-8641  |  CLA 2.408J

Education   

Ph.D., University of Michigan
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Néstor P. Rodríguez

Professor

nrodriguez@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-8072  |  CLA 3.528

Education   

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
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Mary Rose

Associate Professor

mrose@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6336  |  CLA 3.630

Education   

Ph.D., Duke University

Interests

  Juries and Jury Decision Making, Empirical Analysis of the Law, Social Psychology

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Catherine E. Ross

Professor

cross@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-7064  |  CLA 2.622G

Education   

Ph.D., Yale University
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Sharmila Rudrappa

Associate Professor

rudrappa@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6310  |  CLA 3.628

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Harel Shapira

Assistant Professor

hshapira@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-8075   |  CLA 3.636

Education   

Ph.D., Columbia University
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Debra J. Umberson

Professor

umberson@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6330  |  CLA 2.708B

Education   

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Interests

  Gender, Relationships, Same-Sex Couples, Mental Health, Health Behavior, Social Determinants of Health, Stress

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Andres Villarreal

Associate Professor

avilla@prc.utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-8309  |  CLA 2.404B

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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Peter Ward

Professor, Dept of Sociology, C. B. Smith Sr. Centennial Chair in US-Mexico Relations

peter.ward@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6319  |  CLA 3.730

Education   

Ph.D., University of Liverpool

Interests

  Academic: Housing and Governance in Mexico and Latin America. Non academic: Opera & Longhorn Football.

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E. Mark Warr

Professor

mwarr@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6317  |  CLA 3.612

Education   

Ph.D., University of Arizona

Interests

  Crime, Delinquency, Deviance.

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Alexander Weinreb

Associate Professor

aweinreb@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-0437  |  CLA 2.620E

Education   

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Interests

  Africa, Judaism, historical sociology

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Christine L Williams

Department Chair, Professor

cwilliams@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6321  |  CLA 3.722

Education   

Ph.D., University of California - Berkeley
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Michael P Young

Associate Professor

myoung@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-6331  |  CLA 3.514

Education   

Ph.D., New York University
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Wei-Hsin Yu

Associate Professor

whyu@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8339  |  CLA 2.404

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago

Senior Lecturers

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Penny A Green

Senior Lecturer

pennygreen@utexas.edu  |  512-232-6306  |  CLA 3.602

Education   

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Interests

  Classical Sociological and Modern Evolutionary Theory, Globalization, Widening Income Inequality

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Hossein Haghshenas

Senior Lecturer

mehdiha@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-8064  |  CLA 3.604

Education   

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Lecturers

Kelly Fulton

Lecturer

kgfulton@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-4825  |  CLA 4.604

Education   

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Janice R Hullum

Lecturer

jrhullum@gmail.com  |  512-471-1533  |  CLA 4.606

Education   

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Jiwon Jeon

Lecturer

JiwonJeon@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-4825  |  CLA 4.604

Education   

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Lynette Osborne

Lecturer

LOsborne@utexas.edu  |  202-716-6225  |  CLA 4.606

Education   

Ph.D., Purdue University

Interests

  Gender, Education, Women/Minorities in STEM, Deviance, Research Methods/Statistics, Evaluation Research

Scott Swearingen

Lecturer

swear@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-1533  |  CLA 4.606

Affiliated Faculty

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Jacqueline L. Angel

Professor, LBJ School of Public Affairs (Affiliated)

jangel@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-2956  |  SRH 3.217

Education   

Ph.D., Rutgers University
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Simone A. Browne

Assistant Professor, African and African Diaspora Studies Department (Affiliated)

sbrowne@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-5975  |  BEL241

Education   

Ph.D., University of Toronto
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Wenhong Chen

Assistant Professor, Radio-Televion-Film, College of Communication (Affiliated)

wenhong_chen@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-4952  |  CMA 6.136

Education   

Ph.D., University of Toronto
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Toni Falbo

Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education (Affiliated)

toni@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-0603  |  MAI 1910

Education   

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
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Kristine Hopkins

Research Assistant Professor

khopkins@prc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8313  |  CLA 2.620D

Education   

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
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Catherine Riegle-Crumb

Assistant Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education (Affiliated)

riegle@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-475-8642  |  MAI 2312

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago

Emeritus Faculty

Harley L Browning

Professor Emeritus

harleybwaldib@yahoo.com

Education   

Ph.D., University of California - Berkeley

Walter I Firey Jr

Professor Emeritus

fireyma@aol.com

Education   

Ph.D., Harvard
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W. Parker Frisbie

Professor Emeritus

frisbie@prc.utexas.edu

Education   

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Omer R. Galle

Professor Emeritus

org@prc.utexas.edu

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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John Higley

Professor Emeritus

jhigley@austin.utexas.edu

Education   

Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Samuel D Mclemore

Professor Emeritus

Education   

Ph.D., Yale
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Thomas Pullum

Professor Emeritus; Director of Research, MEASURE DHS Project, ICF Macro

tpullum@icfi.com  |  301-572-0220 (Office), 301-572-0999 (Fax), 512-751-1176 (Cell)  |  11785 Beltsville Drive, Calverton, MD 20705

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago
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Gideon A Sjoberg

Professor Emeritus

gsjoberg@mail.utexas.edu

Education   

Ph.D., Washington State
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Teresa A Sullivan

Professor Emeritus

tas6n@virginia.edu

Education   

Ph.D., University of Chicago

Antonio Ugalde

Professor Emeritus

augalde@mail.la.utexas.edu

Education   

Ph.D., Stanford
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