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Mailing Address:
Northwestern University
Department of Sociololgy
1810 Chicago Avenue
Evanston, IL 60208-1330

Braun, Robert
1808 Chicago Ave., Rm. 103
(847) 491-5671

Altruism and Social Solidarity, Historical Sociology, Peace, War, and Social Conflict, Political Sociology, Sociology of Religion, Social Movements and Collective Behavior

Charles Camic

Camic, Charles
(On leave fall quarter)
1808 Chicago Ave., Rm 107
(847) 491-5671

Classical/Contemporary Sociological Theory, Sociology of Ideas/Knowledge, Sociology of Science, History of Sociology and Social Thought, Historical Sociology

Hector Carrillo

Carrillo, Hector
(847) 467-0516

Latino Culture and Ethnicity, Sexuality, Migration, Health

bruce carruthers

Carruthers, Bruce
1808 Chicago Ave., Rm 203
(847) 467-1251

Comparative/Historical Sociology, Economy and Society, Sociology of Law, Sociology of Organizations

Anthony Chen

Chen, Anthony S.
(Director of Undergraduate Studies - on leave fall quarter)
1808 Chicago Ave., Rm 105
(847) 467-0515

American Political Development/Public Policy (since the New Deal), Historical Sociology, Economic Sociology, Racial Inequality

Thomas Cook

Cook, Thomas
(On leave fall quarter)
617 Library Pl (IPR), Rm 22
(847) 491-3776

Social Psychology, Social Science/Human Development, Evaluation Research, Education

Steven Epstein

Epstein, Steven
(847) 491-5536

Sociology of Biomedicine, Sociology of Science, Social Movements, Health and Inequality, Sociology of Sexuality, LGBT Studies

Wendy Espeland

Espeland, Wendy
(Colloquium Coordinator)
1808 Chicago Ave., Rm 207
(847) 467-1252

Cultural Sociology, Organizations-formal/complex, Qualitative Methodology

Gary Alan Fine

Fine, Gary Alan
1810 Chicago Ave., Rm 221
(847) 491-3495

Social Psychology, Cultural Sociology, Qualitative Methodology, Science, Knowledge/Technology

Jeremy Freese

Freese, Jeremy
1810 Chicago Ave., Rm 222
(847) 467-3985

Social Psychology, Science and Technology, Health and Illness, Social Inequality, Research Methods

Wendy Griswold

Griswold, Wendy
(Director of Graduate Studies)
1810 Chicago Ave., Rm 227
(847) 491-2701

Cultural Sociology, Sociology of Literature, Urban Representations

John Hagan

Hagan, John
(Chair of Admissions)
1812 Chicago Ave., Rm 207
(847) 491-5688

Criminology/Delinquency, Law and Society, Theory

Carol Heimer

Heimer, Carol
(On Leave)
1808 Chicago Ave., Rm 109
(847) 491-7480

Law and Society, Organizations-formal/complex, Medical Sociology, Sociological Theory

Albert Hunter

Hunter, Albert
1812 Chicago Ave., Rm 203
(847) 491-3804

Urban Sociology

Mahoney, James
(847) 491-2626

National Development, Qualitative Methodology, Macro Theory

Leslie McCall

McCall, Leslie
(On Leave)
1812 Chicago Ave., Rm 305
(847) 467-1327

Social Inequality, Economic Sociology, Political Sociology, Methods/Social Theory

Aldon Morris

Morris, Aldon
1812 Chicago Ave., Rm 102
(847) 491-3448

Social Movements, Black Social Protest, Sociological Theory, Sociology of W. E. B. Du Bois, Social Inequality, Race, Religion

Robert Nelson

Nelson, Robert
(On leave)
Director of American Bar Foundation
1810 Chicago Ave., Rm 321
(847) 491-3203

Law and Society, Organizations-formal/complex, Occupations and Professions

Laura Beth Nielsen

Nielsen, Laura Beth
Director of Legal Studies
1808 Chicago Ave., Rm 209
(847) 491-3718

Sociology of Law, Inequality, Gender, Race

Ann Shola Orloff

Orloff, Ann Shola
1808 Chicago Ave., Rm 201
(847) 491-3719

Comparative-Historical Sociology, Gender and Social Inequalities, Theory, Political Sociology

Mary Pattillo

Pattillo, Mary
(847) 491-3409

Race/Ethnic/Minority Relations, Urban Sociology, Qualitative Methodology

christine percheski

Percheski, Christine
1812 Chicago Ave., Rm 208
(847) 491-2697

Demography, Stratification and Social Inequality, Work and Occupations, Health

Prasad, Monica
(On Leave)
1810 Chicago Ave., Rm 327
(847) 491-3899

Political Sociology, Economic Sociology, Comparative Historical Analysis

Lincoln Quillian

Quillian, Lincoln
(On Leave)
1812 Chicago Ave., Rm 303
(847) 491-7488

Social Stratification, Race and Ethnicity, Urban Sociology, Quantitative Research Methods

Rawlings, Craig
1810 Chicago Ave., Rm 228
(847) 467-0917

Social Network Analysis, Sociology of Organizations, Sociology of Culture,
Social Psychology and Intergroup Relations, Higher Education, Gender

Rodríguez-Muñiz, Michael
(On Leave)

Race and Ethnicity (emphasis on Racial knowledge and Latino panethnicity), Sociology of Knowledge and Science, Science Studies, Political Sociology, Cultural Sociology, Social Theory, Ethnography and Qualitative Methodologies

Karrie Snyder

Snyder, Karrie Ann
1808 Chicago Ave., Rm 106
(847) 467-0517

Gender, Family, Work, Health

Quincy Thomas Stewart

Stewart, Quincy Thomas
(847) 491-7044
1810 Chicago Ave., Rm. 322

Demography, Race and Ethnicity, Quantitative Methods, Health and Mortality

Susan Thistle

Thistle, Susan
(Associate Chair)
1808 Chicago Ave., Rm 110
(847) 491-3358

Environment, Gender, Historical and Comparative

Celeste Watkins-Hayes

Watkins-Hayes, Celeste

Urban Poverty; Social Policy; HIV/AIDS; Formal Organizations (non-profit and government); Race, Class, and Gender


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Faculty | Visiting Faculty | Affiliated and Joint Appointments | In Memoriam


Bernard Beck

Beck, Bernard
(847) 467-1250

Theory, Art/Music, Cultural Sociology

Nicola Beisel Beisel, Nicola
1810 Chicago Ave., Rm 223
(847) 467-1250
Cultural Sociology, Sex and Gender, Historical Sociology
Evren Savci

Craciun, Mariana
(Postdoctoral Fellow)
1812 Chicago Avenue, Rm 109
Phone: 1-847-491-2741

Professions and Expertise, Social Studies of Science, Sociological Theory, Medical Sociology, Race and Ethnicity, Immigration

Stefan Henning

Henning, Stefan
(Visiting Scholar)
(On leave)

20th Century Chinese History, Anthropology of Muslim Societies, Religious Activism, Friedrich Nietzsche

Yael Israel-Cohen
(Visiting Scholar)
Crowe Hall, Rm 4-131
Phone: 1-847-467-5652

Collective Trauma, Postraumatic Stress, Education and Adolescents' Well-being, Sociology of Religion, Gender

Elizabeth Onasch
(Visiting Lecturer)
515 Clark, Rm 202
Phone: 1-847-491-7244

Race and Ethnicity, Immigration, Political Sociology, and Critical Race Theory

Norton, Aaron
(SPAN Postdoctoral Fellow)
1810 Chicago Avenue, Rm. 323
Phone: 1-847-467-4139

Gender and Sexuality Studies, Science and Technology Studies, Social Studies of Risk, Biopolitics and HIV/AIDS, Social Psychology

Stinchcombe, Arthur
cell: (847) 373-3734

Law and Society, Science and Technology, Economy and Society

Christian Ukaegbu

Ukaegbu, Christian
Visiting Scholar

Development and Change, Political Economy, Organizations, African Studies

Christine Wood
Visiting Lecturer
515 Clark St., Rm. 205

Gender and Sexuality Studies, Sociology of Science, Knowledge, and Medicine, Sociology of Culture.


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Faculty | Visiting Faculty | Affiliated and Joint Appointments | In Memoriam




Pablo Boczkowski
Communication Studies

Lauren Rivera
Kellogg School of Management

Jeannette Colyvas
School of Education and Social Policy

James Rosenbaum
School of Education and Social Policy

Terence C. Halliday
American Bar Foundation

Heather Schoenfeld
Legal Studies

Eszter Hargittai
Communication Studies

Aaron Shaw
Communication Studies

Barnor Hesse
African American Studies

Edward (Ned) Smith
Kellogg School of Management

Paul Hirsch
Kellogg School of Management

Linda Teplin
Medical School/Clinical Psychology

Simone Ispa-Landa
School of Education and Social Policy

Brian Uzzi
Kellogg School of Management

Brayden King
Kellogg School of Management

Klaus Weber
Kellogg School of Management

William Ocasio
Kellogg School of Management

Edward Zajac
Kellogg School of Management


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Faculty | Visiting Faculty | Affiliated and Joint Appointments | In Memoriam



Daniels, Arlene Kaplan
Professor Emeritus

Sociology of work/occupations and Studies in

Mack, Raymond,
Professor Emeritus

Race Relations and Urban Policies

Charles Moskos

Moskos, Charles
Professor Emeritus

Military Sociology and Greek Americans

Allan Schnaiberg

Schnaiberg, Allan
Professor Emeritus

Environmental Sociology, Economy and Society, Family


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Political Science/Sociology joint Assistant Professor of Instruction Search

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY'S Departments of Political Science and Sociology invite applications for a full-time, benefits-eligible, non-tenure eligible faculty appointment as Assistant Professor of Instruction, beginning September 1, 2016. Further details about the position are available online at http://www.sociology.northwestern.edu/news/news.html. 



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