I am interested in family studies, deviance and social control, social problems and the sociology of science/scientific controversy. Recent undergraduate courses taught include Sociology of the Family, and Deviance and Social Control. I am also Undergraduate Advisor and Internship Coordinator. We encourage our majors to participate in a wide variety of sociologically relevant internships.
Fields of Interest
- Sociology of the Family
- Sociology of Deviance
- Sociology of Science
- PhD, University of Pittsburgh, 1992 (Sociology); MSW University of Pittsburgh, 2000