Associate Professor, Sociology
Ph.D: University of Pennsylvania, 2004
Research and Teaching Interests
Theory, social movements, qualitative methods
Erika Summers-Effler joined Notre Dame’s sociology department as an assistant professor in the fall of 2004.
Her research focuses on micro sociology, including: interaction, emotion, small groups, micro dynamics of culture, and the constitution and processes of the self. She has published in the areas of social theory, social movements, culture, and gender.
Phone: (574) 631-3838
Fax: (574) 631-9238
Office: 748 Flanner
Personal Web Site: http://www.nd.edu/~eeffler/