Faculty Spotlight

New Lecturer in the Department of Sociology! Ed Pardue
Aug 7, 2014

The Department of Sociology would like to welcome Ed Pardue who will be serving as a one-year temporary lecturer. He received his Masters of Science i...

Welcoming New Faculty! Dr. Ellen Lamont
Aug 7, 2014

The Department of Sociology to proud to welcome and introduce one of our new tenure-track faculty members, Dr. Ellen Lamont. Dr. Lamont received her P...

Welcoming New Faculty! Dr. Kenneth Sanchagrin
Aug 7, 2014

The Department of Sociology to proud to welcome and introduce one of our new tenure-track faculty members, Dr. Kenneth Sanchagrin. Originally from Mar...

Dr. McCaughey Edits Book on Cyberactivism
Jul 31, 2014

Martha McCaughey's book, Cyberactivism on the Participatory Web, was released recently from Routledge. Cyberactivism already has a rich history, but o...

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Cameron Lippard Edits Encyclopedia on Race and Racism in America
Jul 24, 2014

Co-editors Drs. Charles Gallagher and Cameron Lippard recently completed a four-volume encyclopedia on race and racism in America. Following is an int...

Lee Ann Ferguson

Lee Ann Ferguson Named Southern Gerontological Society Association Manager
Jul 24, 2014

Lee Ann Steffen Ferguson has been named the new Manager of the Southern Gerontological Society (SGS). The announcement was made June 2 by SGS Presiden...

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New Lecturer in the Department of Sociology
Aug 28, 2013

The Department of Sociology would like to welcome Kristen Rushin as a one-year temporary lecturer. Kristen earned her Master of Arts in the Social Sci...

Rosenberg

Local to Global Connections: Dr. Rosenberg's Research in France
Aug 28, 2013

France, like the United States and most other nations, is facing the rapid aging of its population. In Summer 2012 Dr. Rosenberg, who'd taught in Fran...

Amendment One

Faculty-Student Research Tackles NC Amendment One Voting
Aug 14, 2013

Dr. Beth Davison and Jessica Eatman (a 2013 graduate of the Sociology Department), recently published a research article analyzing voting trends regar...

Martha McCaughey

Dr. McCaughey's Work on Sexual Assault
Aug 11, 2013

Along with Dr. Jill Cermele of Drew University, Dr. Martha McCaughey recently edited a special issue of Violence Against Women focusing on self-defens...