Faculty & Staff

Abdullah F. Alrebh

Professor Abdullah F. Alrebh

Ph.D., Sociology, Michigan State University
Assistant Professor
2161 AuSable Hall
616-331-3794
alrebhab@gvsu.edu
Dr. Alrebh's Profile
Fields: Religion, Politics, Theory, and Media

Marshall Battani

Battani

Ph.D., Sociology, University of California, Davis
M.F.A., Photography, University of Arizona
Professor
2171 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3726
battanim@gvsu.edu
Dr. Battani's Profile
Fields: Cultural Sociology and Social Theory

Rachel Campbell

Campbell

Ph.D., Sociology, University of Alberta
Assistant Professor
2154 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-8977
campbera@gvsu.edu
Dr. Campbell's Profile
Fields: Qualitative Research, Gender, Media, Sociology of Sociology, Science & Technology


Mary deYoung

Mary

Ph.D., Sociology, Western Michigan University
Professor Emeritus

deyoungm@gvsu.edu
Dr. deYoung's Profile
Fields: Trauma, Madness, Moral Panics

Anna Hammersmith

Anna Hammersmith

Ph.D., Sociology, Bowling Green State University
Assistant Professor
2151 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-2164
hammeran@gvsu.edu
Dr. Hammersmith's Profile
Fields: Aging and Families, Late-Life Parent-Child Relationships, Caregiving, Union Dissolution and Formation, Demography

Devereaux Kennedy

Dev

Ph.D., Sociology, Binghamton University
Professor
2150 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3448
kennedde@gvsu.edu
Dr. Kennedy's Profile
Fields: Social Control, Long-Range Global Change


Hermann Kurthen

Hermann

Ph.D., Sociology, Free University in West Berlin
Professor
2163 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-8720
kurthenh@gvsu.edu
Dr. Kurthen's Profile
Fields: Comparative and Global Studies, Immigration and Minority Relations, Transatlantic Relations, Linguistic Assimilation, Online Pedagogy, Research Methods

George Lundskow

George Lundskow

Ph.D., Sociology, University of Kansas
Professor and Chair of the Sociology Department
2172d AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3704
lundskog@gvsu.edu
Dr. Lundskow's Profile
Fields: Religion, Theory, Social Character, Historical Change

Michael Macaluso

Michael Macaluso

MA, Sociology, Western Michigan University
Affiliate Professor
2165 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-2871
macalusm@gvsu.edu
Michael Macaluso's Profile
Fields: Sociological Theory with a focus on Social Movement Theory, Race and Ethnicity with a focus on Environmental Racism


Dennis Malaret

Mug Shot

Ph.D., Sociology, Western Michigan University
Associate Professor
2172c AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3113
malaretd@gvsu.edu
Dr. Malaret's Profile
Fields: Race and Ethnicity, Drug Addiction, Use and Abuse, Youth, Intersectionality

Brian Phillips

Brian

Ph.D., Sociology, Binghamton University
Professor
2155 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3727
phillipb@gvsu.edu
Dr. Phillips' Profile
Fields: Political Economy, U.S. Deindustrialization, Stratification, and Labor Relations

Jeffrey Rothstein

Jeff

Ph.D., Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Associate Professor
2152 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3710
rothstej@gvsu.edu
Dr. Rothstein's Profile
Fields: Sociology of Work, Labor, Globalization & Development


Duane Rousselle

D. Rousselle

Ph.D., Cultural Studies, Trent University
Ph.D., Philosophy, Media & Communications, European Graduate School
M.A., Sociology, University of New Brunswick
Visiting Professor
2169 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3428
rousseld@gvsu.edu
Dr. Rousselle's Profile
Fields: Psychoanalytic interventions within the field of Cultural Sociology: social movement studies, health (trauma, autism, addictions), psychoanalytic and sociological investigations into Islam.

Jennifer Stewart

Jennifer

Ph.D., Sociology, University of South Carolina
Associate Professor
2172b AuSable Hall
(616) 331-2168
stewarje@gvsu.edu
Dr. Stewart's Profile
Fields: Race and Ethnicity

Joel Stillerman

Joel

Ph.D., Sociology, New School for Social Research
Professor
2167 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3129
stillejo@gvsu.edu
Dr. Stillerman's Profile
Fields: Urban Sociology, Consumer Culture, Labor and Labor Movements, Inequalities, Latin America


Laurel Westbrook

Laurel

Ph.D., Sociology, University of California, Berkeley
Associate Professor
2153 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3198
westbrol@gvsu.edu
Dr. Westbrook's Profile
Fields: Gender, Sexuality, Theory, Social Movements, Violence, Media

Elizabeth Wheatley

Elizabeth

Ph.D., Sociology, University of California, Santa Cruz
Associate Professor
B3-261 MAK
(616) 331-3434
wheatlee@gvsu.edu
Dr. Wheatley's Profile
Fields: Health, Illness, Medicine, Ethnography, Sport, Contemporary Theory

Richard Yidana

Richard

Ph.D., Sociology, Binghamton University
Associate Professor-Joint Appointment in African and African-American Studies
2156 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3183
yidanar@gvsu.edu
Dr. Yidana's Profile
Fields: Social Movements, Anticolonial and National Liberation Movements (Africa & the African Diaspora), Development & Culture (Africa, Asia, and Latin America), Ethno-Nationalism and Social Change (Developing World)


Yan Yu

Yan

Ph.D., Sociology, Florida State University
Professor
2172a AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3124
yuy@gvsu.edu
Dr. Yu's Profile
Fields: Family, Gender, Immigration

Joyce Sullivan

Joyce

Office Coordinator
B.S., Sociology, Grand Valley State University
2172 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3730
sullijoy@gvsu.edu

 



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