Students on the Job Market

 

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Jade Avelis

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  • Dissertation Title: “Social Stratification and Primary Caregiving Fathers”
  • Dissertation Committee: Jessica L. Collett (chair), Mary Ellen Konieczny, Elizabeth McClintock, Terence McDonnell
  • Research and Teaching Interests: Gender, Marriage and Family, Religion, Social Psychology, Work-Nonwork Balance

 


Matthew Chandler

Matthew Chandler

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  • Dissertation Title: "People Power and Peacebuilding: Civil Resistance and the Processes of Contentious Politics in Egypt, 2011-2015"
  • Dissertation Committee: Ann Mische (chair); Robert Fishman; Omar Lizardo; Lynette Spillman; Asher Kaufman
  • Research and Teaching Interests: Social Movements and Politics, Culture, Social Networks, Social Theory

 


Karen Michalka

Karen Hooge Michalka

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  • Dissertation Title: "Embodied Cultural Transitions in Latino Protestant Congregations"
  • Dissertation Committee: Mary Ellen Konieczny (co-chair), Lynette Spillman (co-chair), Jennifer Jones, Terence McDonnell, Christian Smith
  • Research and Teaching Interests: Religion, Gender, Culture, Embodiement, Latino Ethnicity

Stefanie Israel

Stefanie Israel de Souza

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  • Dissertation Title: "Expiration Date: Mega-Events and Police Reform in Rio de Janeiro's Favelas"
  • Dissertation Committee: Ann Mische (chair), Robert Fishman, Omar Lizardo, Lynette Spillman
  • Research and Teaching Interests: Urban/Community Sociology, Criminology, Political Sociology, Social Networks, Cultural Sociology, Qualitative Methods, Brazil

 

 

 


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Justin Van Ness

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  • Dissertation Title: "Neo-Nazis or Peaceful Protesters? How the Social, Cultural, and Material Dimensions of Situations Create Surprising Interpretive and Interactional Outcomes"
  • Dissertation Committee: Erika Summers-Effler (chair), Kraig Beyerlein, David Gibson, Omar Lizardo
  • Research and Teaching Interests: Culture, Qualitative Methods, Social Movements and Collective Behavior, Social Psychology / Microsociology, Social Control / Deviance, Sociological Theory, and Religion

 

 


Lisa Swartz

Lisa Weaver Swartz

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  • Dissertation Title: "Gendered Gospel, Ungendered Mission: Identity Construction at Two Evangelical Seminaries"
  • Dissertation Committee: Mary Ellen Konieczny (chair), David Sikkink, Christian Smith, Jason Springs
  • Research and Teaching Interests: Religion, Gender, American Evangelicalism, Religious Symbolism, Visual Methods