Graduate Students

Sinem Adar
Political Sociology, Comparative Historical Sociology, and Urban Sociology (with a particular focus on nationalism and nation-state building, incorporation of religious and ethnic minorities, conflict and co-existence in urban spaces, welfare provision, Middle East, and the Balkans)

Tatiana Andia Rey
Political Economy of Development; Trade & Development; Health & Medical Sociology; IPRs and Access to Health

Marcelo Bohrt Seeghers
Ethnic and Social Inequality; Political Sociology; Latin America

Aisalkyn Botoeva
Economic Sociology; Organizational Sociology; Political Economy of Development; Central Asia

Jennifer Bouek
Health & Medical Sociology, Health Disparities, Inequality, Nutrition, Food Insecurity, Gender 

Karida Brown
Inequality, Organizations

Meg Caven
Education, Social Stratification, Race and Ethnicity, Urban Sociology, Organizations, Public Policy, Political Sociology  

David Ciplet
Global Political Economy; Development; Environmental Sociology; Climate Change Policy; Environmental Justice

Joshua Eubank
Development, Labor, Political Sociology, Urban Sociology, Ethnography

Diana Graizbord
Political Sociology, Sociology of Development, Sociology of Knowledge & Expertise, Social Policy, Latin America 

Ricarda Hammer
Social Theory, Cultural Sociology, Economic Sociology, Ethnography, Latin America 

Weeam Hammoudeh 
Nuptiality and Fertility Patterns; Family Formation, Gender & Health; Quality of Life; Health Inequalities

Esther Hernandez-Medina 
Democracy and Citizen Participation; Latin America and the Caribbean; Public Policy; Globalization; Feminism and Gender; Gender and Development; Social Movements; Global Cities in Latin America

Yara Jarallah
Marriage Patterns; Family Formation; Migration and Refugees; Population; Health; Gender

Tania Jenkins 
Medical Sociology; Professions; Intra-Professional Inequality; Ethnography; Sociological Theory

Meghan Kallman 
Organizations; Development; Ethnicity

Peter Taylor Klein
Political Sociology; Environmental Sociology; Urban Sociology; Globalization and Development; Qualitative Methods; Inequality; Brazil 

Juho Korhonen
Development; Historical Sociology; Historiography; Sociology of Empires; Nationalism; Sociology of Knowledge; World-Systems Analysis  

Juyoung Lee 
Development; Political Sociology; Ethnicity

Zhen Liu
Social Demography; Urban Sociology; Migration; Health inequality; Africa; China; Asian Immigrants; Statistical Methods; Spatial Sociology

Johnnie Anne Lotesta 
Political Sociology, Sociology of Knowledge & Expertise; Comparative Political Economy; Social Theory 

Patrick Mayne 
Medical Sociology; Urban Sociology; Migration

Jamie McPike 
Urban Sociology; Political Sociology; Development and Political Economy; Comparative Urban Studies; South Asia 

Erica Mullen 
Immigration and Migration, Immigrant Incorporation, Race and Ethnic Relations, Urban Sociology, and Demography

Margaret Mulcahy 
Environmental Justice, Environmental Health, Food Movements

 

Michael Warren Murphy
Environment; Development; Culture; Political Economy; Theory; Comparative and Historical

Aaron Niznik 
Environmental Sociology; Political Sociology; Social Movements; Economic Sociology; Urban Sociology; Theory

Ben Onyango 
Social Demography and Health; Urban Sociology; Development; Sub-Saharan Africa

Irene Pang 
Development, citizenship, dynamics of capitalism, comparative research, China, India

Tina M. Park
Urban Sociology, Urban Economics, Housing, Race and Ethnicity, Asian Americans, Immigration, Inequality, Quantitative Methods

Jessica Pollack
Cultural Sociology, Cultural Policy, Social Capital, Civic Engagement, Narrative Theories, Community Identity, Nonprofits and Philanthropy

Mim Plavin-Masterman 
Organizational Sociology; Urban Sociology

Apollonya Porcelli
Environmental Sociology, Latin America, Coupled Human and Natural Systems, Mixed Methods, Fisheries, Sociology of Science, Demographic Shifts

Meredith Pustell
Medical Sociology, Cultural Sociology, Social Psychology, Social Movements

Heather Randell 
Environmental Sociology, Migration, Social Demography, Brazil, Development-induced Displacement, Forced Migration, East Africa 

Ayalu Alex Reda
Population Studies and Health: Reproductive Demography, Adolescent Health, HIV/AIDS and other infections having a population level impact, Family Planning and Contraception, Adolescent Transition to Adulthood

Michael Rodriguez 
Cultural Sociology; Sociology of Knowledge; Ethnicity and Race; Political Sociology; Pan-Latino Identities

Yibing Shen 
Comparative & Historical Sociology, Theory 

Gayatri Singh 
Social Inequality; Urban Sociology; Social Demography; Theories of Development

Dana Smiles 
Gender; Demography; Sexual and Reproductive Health; Social Determinants of Health; Transition to Adulthood; Education

Kimberly Stephens 
Organizational Sociology; Law 

Inku Subedi 
Gender; Migration; Demography of the Life Course; Transition to Adulthood in Developing Countries; South Asia; Sub Saharan Africa; Sexual and Reproductive Health

Amy Teller 
Environmental Sociology; Social Demography; Population and Environment; Agriculture; East Africa

Yashas Vaidya
Social Demography; Urban Sociology; Political Economy of Development

Trina Vithayathil 
Social Demography; Urban Sociology; Political & Economic Development

Zachary Wilmot
Comparative Historical Sociology, Social Stratification and Inequality, Globalization and Development, Middle East, Theory

Weiwei Zhang
Measurements of Assessing Out-Migrations; Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Health; Successful Aging

Mujun Zhou 
Political Sociology; Development; Civil Society in Urban China