Michael Macaluso



Affiliate Professor
2165 AuSable Hall
(616) 331-287

[email protected]



Western Michigan University
M.S. Sociology

Current Research

Revolutionary art of the Black Panther Party and Environmental Sociology

Course Taught

Introduction to Sociology
Social Problems
Environmental Sociology
Qualitative Methods
American Media and Culture
Sociology of the Family
Social Psychology


Professor Macaluso is native of Grand Rapids and former GVSU graduate with an interest in local environmental issues. He has a strong interest in environmental issues from the local to global.  Currently, he serves on West Michigan’s Environmental Action Council’s IDEAL community (Inclusion and Development of Environment Allies and Leaders).  He is also the faculty representative for the Michigan Sociological Association, the GVSU Sociology Club and the Alpha Kappa Delta honor society

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