Faculty & Staff

Abdullah F. Alrebh

Professor Abdullah F. Alrebh

Ph.D., Sociology, Michigan State University
Associate Professor
2161 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3794
[email protected]
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
[email protected]
Dr. Battani's Profile
Fields: Cultural Sociology and Social Theory

Amanda Buday

Amanda Buday

Ph.D., Sociology, Southern Illinois University
Assistant Professor
2157 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3137
[email protected]
Dr. Buday's Profile
Fields: Natural Resources, Environmental Studies, Community Mobilization


Rachel Campbell

Campbell

Ph.D., Sociology, University of Alberta
Associate Professor
2154 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-8977
[email protected]
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

[email protected]
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
[email protected]
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 Emeritus 

[email protected]
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
[email protected]
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
[email protected]
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
[email protected]
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
[email protected]
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
[email protected]
Dr. Phillips' Profile
Fields: Political Economy, U.S. Deindustrialization, Stratification, and Labor Relations


Jeffrey Rothstein

Jeff

Ph.D., Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Professor
2152 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3710
[email protected]
Dr. Rothstein's Profile
Fields: Sociology of Work, Labor, Globalization & Development

Jennifer Stewart

Jennifer

Ph.D., Sociology, University of South Carolina
Associate Professor
2172b AuSable Hall
(616) 331-2168
[email protected]
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
[email protected]
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
Professor
2153 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3198
[email protected]
Dr. Westbrook's Profile
Fields: Gender, Sexuality, Theory, Social Movements, Violence, Media

Richard Yidana

Richard

Ph.D., Sociology, Binghamton University
Associate Professor-Joint Appointment in African and African-American Studies
2156 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-3183
[email protected]
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
[email protected]
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
[email protected]

 



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