Current Graduate Students

Laura Acosta-Gonzalez

Laura Acosta-Gonzalez
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Social Change, Political Sociology, Social Conflict, Comparative and Historical Social Sciences, Social Networks, Latin America
  • Advisor:  Orloff
  • E-mail: acosta@u.northwestern.edu

Dominique Adams-Romena

Dominique Adams-Romena

Atinuke Adediran

Atinuke Adediran

Priscilla Adipa

Priscilla Adipa

Kat Albrecht

Kat Albrecht

Brandon Alston

Brandon Alston
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Masculinities; Sexuality; Space; Culture; Race and Ethnicity; Organizations; Identity Formation; African American and Africana Studies; and Religion
  • Advisor:  Morris
  • E-mail: brandonalston2020@u.northwestern.edu

Melike Arslan

Melike Arslan

Grace Augustine

Grace Augustine
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Organizational Sociology; Social Movements; Sustainability; Corporate Social Responsibility; Corporate Personhood; Work and Occupations; Qualitative and Computational Methods
  • Advisor:  Espeland
  • E-mail: g-augustine@kellogg.northwestern.edu

Savina Balasubramanian

Savina Balasubramanian
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Political and Historical Sociology; Global, Transnational and Postcolonial Sociology; Gender and Sexuality; Science, Knowledge and Technology; Theory and Methods
  • Advisor:  Orloff
  • E-mail: SavinaBalasubramanian2015@u.northwestern.edu

George Balgobin

George Balgobin

Erica Banks

Erica Banks
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Law and Society; Criminology; Race, Gender, and Class; Inequality/Stratification; Racial and Ethnic Minorities, Sex and Gender, Social Policy; Urban
  • Advisor:  Wakins-Hayes
  • E-mail: EricaBanks2015@u.northwestern.edu

Robin Bartram

Robin Bartram
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Urban Sociology, Cultural Sociology, Sociology of Knowledge, housing and the built environment, urban legislation and regulation, material culture, gender and sexualities, mixed methods.
  • Advisor:  Pattillo
  • E-mail: rbartram@u.northwestern.edu

Niamba Baskerville

Niamba Baskerville

Joshua Basseches

Joshua Basseches
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Political Sociology; Public Policy (Formulation & Outcomes); Social Movements; Environmental & Energy Policy; Comparative-Historical Sociology; Latin America
  • Advisor:  Chen
  • E-mail: jbasseches@u.northwestern.edu

Kelly Iwanaga Becker

Kelly Iwanaga Becker
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Sociology of Education; Inequality; Urban Sociology; Race, Class and Gender; Quantitative and Qualitative Methods
  • Advisor:  Quillian
  • E-mail: kib@u.northwestern.edu

Megan Albaugh Bonham

Megan Albaugh Bonham

Magda Boutros

Magda Boutros

Kelli Brodbeck

Derek Burk

Derek Burk
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Economic Sociology, Cultural Sociology, Social Movements, Sociology of Emotions, Cognitive Sociology, Consumers and Consumption
  • Advisor:  Carruthers
  • E-mail: DerekBurk2015@u.northwestern.edu

Ricardo Sanchez Cardenas

Ricardo Sanchez Cardenas

Laura Carrillo

Laura Carrillo

Christopher Carroll

Christopher Carroll
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Culture, religion, race, ethnicity, urban/city, and qualitative methods (particularly visual sociology, in-depth life history interviews, and ethnography
  • Advisor:  Griswold
  • E-mail: ChristopherCarroll2014@u.northwestern.edu

Fiona C. Chin

Fiona C. Chin
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Social Stratification, Political Sociology, Economic Sociology, Economically Successful Americans, Organizations, Diversity and Higher Education
  • Advisor:  Chen
  • E-mail: fchin@u.northwestern.edu

Morgan Clark

Morgan Clark

Jordan Conwell

Jordan Conwell
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Sociology of Education, Racial Inequality, Class Inequality, Quantitative Methods, Children and Youth
  • Advisor:  Stewart
  • E-mail: jconwell@u.northwestern.edu

Anya Degenshein

Anya Degenshein
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Criminal Justice, Law and Society, Deviance, Security, Surveillance, Risk, Social and Economic Inequality, Urban Studies
  • Advisor:  Hagan
  • E-mail: adegenshein@u.northwestern.edu

Diego de los Rios

Diego de los Rios

Miri Eliyahu

Miri Eliyahu

Mallory Fallin

Mallory Fallin

Jun Fang

Jun Fang

Coline Ferrant

Coline Ferrant
  • Area(s) of Interest:  lifestyles; culture; food; urban & rural; inequality & stratification; class, race, ethnicity; urban ethnography; comparative methods; spatial econometrics; causal models.
  • Advisor:  Fine
  • E-mail: colineferrant2018@u.northwestern.edu

Natalia Forrat

Natalia Forrat
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Political sociology. Comparative‚Äźhistorical sociology. Political regimes and the state. State institutions and capacities. State‚Äźsociety relations. Social policy and political economy of authoritarianism. Postcommunist countries
  • Advisor:  Orloff; Carruthers
  • E-mail: forrat@u.northwestern.edu

Clare Forstie

Clare Forstie

Brittany Friedman

Brittany Friedman

Juliette Galonnier

Juliette Galonnier

Angel Escamilla Garcia

Angel Escamilla Garcia

Hongjia Ge

Hongjia Ge

Nisa Goksel

Nisa Goksel

Joseph Guisti

Joseph Guisti

Anna Hanson

Anna Hanson
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Law & Society; Global and transnational sociology; Political and economic sociology; Global security, anti-money laundering/counter-terrorism financing, and sanctions regimes.
  • Advisor:  Hagan
  • E-mail: AnnaHanson2011@u.northwestern.edu

Ole Hexel

Ole Hexel
  • Area(s) of Interest:  The role of wealth and inheritance in social stratification, international comparison of transitions into adulthood.
  • Advisor:  Quillian
  • E-mail: a5n4z1@u.northwestern.edu

Kerri Howard

Kerri Howard
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Migration, Race and Ethnicity, Legal Studies, Human Rights, Transnational Sociology, Comparative Historical Analysis, Qualitative Methodology, Latin America
  • Advisor:  Carrillo
  • E-mail: k-howard2015@nlaw.northwestern.edu

Yu-Han Jao

Yu-Han Jao

Austin Jenkins

Austin Jenkins

Anthony Johnson

Anthony Johnson

Kory Johnson

Kory Johnson

Joshua Kaiser

Joshua Kaiser
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Law and Society, Criminology, Social Inequality, Peace and Conflict, Political Sociology, Sociology of Knowledge, Public Policy, Mixed Methods
  • Advisor:  Hagan
  • E-mail: joshauwa@northwestern.edu

Kristyn Kenn

Kristyn Kenn
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Law and Society, Sociology of Law, Deviance, Social Control, Inequality, and Gender and Sexuality
  • Advisor:  Nielsen
  • E-mail: kkenn@nlaw.northwestern.edu

Gabriela Kirk

Gabriela Kirk

Marcel Knudsen

Marcel Knudsen

Elyse Kovalsky

Elyse Kovalsky

Iga Kozlowska

Iga Kozlowska
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Political and Historical Sociology; Law & Society; Global and Transnational Sociology; Gender and Social Policy; Nations and Nationalism; European Studies
  • Advisor:  Hagan
  • E-mail: IgaKozlowska2011@u.northwestern.edu

Jeremy Kuperberg

Jeremy Kuperberg

Kangsan Lee

Kangsan Lee
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Economic Sociology, Organizations, Sociology of Art and Consumption, Social Signals (Status and Reputation), Social Networks, Quantitative and Qualitative Methods, Cultural and Creative Industries, and International Markets
  • Advisor:  Carruthers
  • E-mail: KangsanLee2016@U.northwestern.edu

John Lee

John Lee

Lantian Li

Lantian Li
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Political and Economic Sociology; Comparative and Historical Sociology; Global and Transnational Sociology; Global Health and Biomedicine; Sociology of Development; Asia.
  • Advisor:  Carruthers
  • E-mail: lantianli2014@u.northwestern.edu

Kevin Loughran

Kevin Loughran
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Critical urban and regional theory, urban political ecology, environmental sociology, the sociology of race, cultural sociology
  • Advisor:  Pattillo
  • E-mail: k.loughran@u.northwestern.edu

Justin Louie

Justin Louie

Erik Lovell

Erik Lovell
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Social Theory; Cultural Sociology; Inequality, Poverty, and Homelessness; Social Psychology and Identities; Sexualities; Religion; Sociology of Knowledge
  • Advisor:  Griswold
  • E-mail: eriklovell2020@u.northwestern.edu

Alyssa Lynne

Alyssa Lynne

Ryan Mack

Ryan Mack

Gemma Mangione

Gemma Mangione
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Culture; Health and Illness; Disability; Art; Body & Embodiment; Organizations; Work and Occupations; Knowledge; Research Methods
  • Advisor:  Griswold
  • E-mail: gmmangione@u.northwestern.edu

Marisol Mastrangelo

Marisol Mastrangelo

Sakhile Matlhare

Sakhile Matlhare

David McElhattan

David McElhattan

Anna McKean

Anna McKean

Alka Menon

Alka Menon
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Medical Sociology; Science and Technology Studies; Race and Ethnic Studies; Gender; Cultural Sociology; Sociology of Law; Qualitative Methods
  • Advisor:  Epstein
  • E-mail: AlkaMenon2011@u.northwestern.edu

Jess Meyer

Jess Meyer
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Medical Sociology, Social Epidemiology, Sociology of Family, Demography, Social Stratification, Quantitative Methodology
  • Advisor:  Freese
  • E-mail: jessmeyer@u.northwestern.edu

Anna Michelson

Anna Michelson

Jaimie Morse

Jaimie Morse

Antonio Nanni

Antonio Nanni
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Computational Social Sciences, Quantitative methods, Natural Language Processing, Sociological Theory, Science and Technology, Italian Fascism
  • Advisor:  Freese
  • E-mail: AntonioNanni2021@u.northwestern.edu

Saheli Nath

Saheli Nath
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Organizations, economic sociology, institutional economics, networks, social capital and innovation, corporate responsiveness to social movements.
  • Advisor:  Stewart
  • E-mail: s-nath@kellogg.northwestern.edu

Y Thien Nguyen

Y Thien Nguyen
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Historical Sociology, Social Movements, Social Revolutions, Revolutionary China, Vietnam War, Asian Nationalism
  • Advisor:  Espeland
  • E-mail: ytn@u.northwestern.edu

Andre Nickow

Andre Nickow
  • Area(s) of Interest:  International development, economic sociology, organizations, social movements, South Asia
  • Advisor:  Mahoney
  • E-mail: a-nickow@northwestern.edu

Mariana Oliver

Mariana Oliver

Andrew Owen

Andrew Owen

Kellie Owens

Kellie Owens
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Sociology of biomedicine, health, and illness; Sociology of science and scientific knowledge; Sociology of gender and reproduction
  • Advisor:  Epstein
  • E-mail: kowens@u.northwestern.edu

Vontrese Deeds Pamphile

Vontrese Deeds Pamphile

David Peterson

David Peterson

Jane Pryma

Jane Pryma
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Gender and Sexuality, Medical Sociology, Political Sociology, Cultural Sociology, Social Theory, Disability Studies
  • Advisor:  Orloff
  • E-mail: jane.pryma@u.northwestern.edu

Nevena Radoynovska

Nevena Radoynovska

Margarita S. Rayzberg

Margarita S. Rayzberg

William Richardson

William Richardson

Christopher Robertson

Christopher Robertson

Diana Rodriguez-Franco

Diana Rodriguez-Franco
  • Area(s) of Interest:  sociology of comparative development, comparative and historical sociology, political and economic sociology, sociology law and globalization, taxation, state building, human rights, Latin America
  • Advisor:  Mahoney
  • E-mail: DianaRodriguezFranco2014@u.northwestern.edu

Daniel Rubin

Daniel Rubin

Brian Sargent

Brian Sargent

Iman Sediqe

Iman Sediqe

Talia Shiff

Talia Shiff

Matthew Snow

Matthew Snow

Zach Sommers

Zach Sommers

Arielle Tolman

Arielle Tolman
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Law and Society, Sociology of Health and Medicine, Sociology of Science and Technology, Sociology of Culture and Sociology of Knowledge
  • Advisor:  Heimer
  • E-mail: atolman@northwestern.edu

Omri Tubi

Omri Tubi

Kadek Wara Urwasi

Kadek Wara Urwasi

Rahardhika Arista Utama

Rahardhika Arista Utama

Paola Villegas

Paola Villegas
  • Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative-Historical Analysis, Housing, Migration, Gender, Class, Race & Ethnicity, Spatial Segregation, Public Space & Street Design, Land Use & Development
  • Advisor:  Prasad
  • E-mail: PaolaVillegas2015@u.northwestern.edu

Stefan Vogler

Stefan Vogler

Hannah Wohl

Hannah Wohl

Vincent Yung

Vincent Yung