Ellen C. Lamont, Ph.D.

Courses Taught

  • Sociology of Gender
  • Sociology of Families
  • Women, Crime, and the Criminal Justice System

Research Interests

  • Gender and Family
  • Dating and Courtship

Recent Publications

Lamont, Ellen. 2016. "Negotiating Courtship: Reconciling Egalitarian Ideals With Traditional Gender Norms." The Kaleidoscope of Gender: Prisms, Patterns, and Possibilities, 5th edition, Joan Z. Spade and Catherine G. Valentine, editors. Sage Publications. 

Lamont, Ellen. 2015. “The Limited Construction of an Egalitarian Masculinity: College-Educated Men’s Dating and Relationship Narratives.” Men & Masculinities 18(3): 271-292.

Lamont, Ellen. 2014. "Negotiating Courtship: Reconciling Egalitarian Ideals with Traditional Gender Norms." Gender & Society 28(2):189-211.

Lamont, Ellen. 2017. "'We Can Write the Scripts Ourselves': Queer Challenges to Heteronormative Courtship Practices." Gender & Society

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Sociology

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-7658

Office address
204D Chapell Wilson Hall


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