Kelly Iwanaga Becker

Kelly Becker
Advisor: Quillian


Areas of Interest

Sociology of Education; Inequality; Urban Sociology; Race, Class and Gender; Quantitative and Qualitative Methods


Current Research

The high school-to-college transition; High school counselors; Community colleges



Multi-Disciplinary Program in Education Sciences Fellow




Our faculty advisers can help you select Sociology courses, even if Sociology isn't your major or minor.

Searle Center for Advancing Learning & Teaching provides a variety of programs and workshops for graduate students and faculty interested in developing their teaching practices. In addition, the Searle Center offers a variety of programs for graduate students seeking to develop their skills as Teaching Assistant (TA) and instructor , such as, a yearly conference for new TA's, a teaching certificate program and fellowship opportunities.


Upcoming Events

Urban/Community Workshop: Mariana Borges, Northwestern Political Science
April 21, 20155:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Sociology Colloquium - Professor Ned Smith, Northwestern University
April 23, 201512:30 PM - 2:00 PM

February 17, 2015