Comprehensive List of Placements

2014 Graduates +

Closson Torres, Jennifer - Negotiating care: The role of lactation consultants and doulas in the medical maternity system. Evaluation Specialist, Michigan Public Health Institute

Douglas-Siegel, Jonah - Prisoner Reentry, Parole Violations, and the Persistence of the Surveillance State

Funk, Russell - Essays on Collaboration, Innovation, and Network Change in Organizations. Assistant Professor of Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship at Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota

Greenland-Rose, Fiona - Ruling Culture: Tomb Robbers, State Power, and the Struggle for Italian Antiquities.  Associate Research Director, Neubauer Collegium, The Department of Art History, The University of Chicago

Grundy, Saida - The Making of Men: The Institutionalization of Class and Masculinity at a Historically Black College for Men.  Assistant Professor in Sociology and African-American Studies at Boston University.

Hoppe, Trevor - From Sickness to Badness: Enforcing Michigan HIV Law as a Site of Social Control. Postdoctoral fellow in Criminology, Law and Society Department at the University of California at Irvine. 

Lai, Qing - World Culture and Individual Life Course.  Assistant Professor, Department of Gobal & Sociocultural Studies, School of International and Public Affairs at Florida International University.

Osbakken, Stephanie - Gendered Intersections: Negotiating Power, Status, and Symbolic Boundaries in Interdisciplinary Science.  Lecturer, Department of Sociology, the University of Texas at Austin.

Rochmes, Jane - Teachers’ Beliefs About Students’ Social Disadvantage: Exploring High School Contexts and Teachers’ Influence on the Achievement Gap. Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford School of Education and Center for Education Policy Analysis.

Said, Atef - The Tahrir Effect: History, Space, and Protest in the Egyptian Revolution of 2011. Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Illinois-Chicago

Sanhueza, Guillermo - Exploring correlates of Prison Violence in Chilean Prisions: Examining Nationwide, Administrative Data.

Wodtke, Jeff - Class Structure and Income Inequality in America, 1983-2010. Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Toronto.

2013 Graduates +

Ard, KerryChanges in Exposure to Industrial Air Pollution Across the United States from 1995 to 2004: The Role of Race, Income and Segregation. (Chair: Burgard) Assistant Professor,  The Ohio State University, School of Environment and Natural Resources

Brower, Susan - Daily Activities and Couples? Relationship Quality.

Chang, Yufen - Emulation, Differentiation, and Syncretization Colonial Vietnam's Development of National Written Language, National Literature, and National Learning, 1900-1945.(Chair: Steinmetz) Postdoctoral Fellow, National University of Singapore's Asia Research Institute

Cotton, Natalie - Skill in Interpersonal Networks. (Co-Chairs: Davis & Mizruchi) Assistant Professor of Management, Bentley University

Craciun, Mariana - Embodied Expertise: The Science and Affect of Psychotherapy. (Chair: Owen-Smith). Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern University Science in Human Culture and Sociology Department

Dennis, Mary Kate –  Health Insights of Oglala Lakota Elders: From Wellness to Illness. (Chairs: Chadiha/Gocek/Spencer) Assistant Professor, University of Kansas, School of Social Welfare

Garrido, MarcoUrban Fragmentation and Class Contention in Metro Manila. (Chair: Paige) Assistant Professor, University of Chicago, Department of Sociology

Jennings, Elyse - Marital Dissolution in South Asia: Empirical Tests of New Theoretical Frameworks. (Chair: Axinn) Postdoctoral Fellow, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Carolina Population Center

Jiang, Yang - An Examination of the Formation and Characteristics of Interracial Romantic Relationships among Adolescents in the United States. (Co-Chairs: Harding & Smock).  Associate Research Scientist, Columbia University, National Center for Children in Poverty

Lavelle, Bridget - Life Course Transitions and Instability in Health Insurance Coverage. (Chairs: Danziger & Xie) Senior Research Manager, Washington State Department of Social and Health Services

Lei, Ya-Wen - Uncovering the Roots of the Nationwide Counterpublic Sphere in China (Chair: Krippner) Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Society of Fellows

Long, Yan - Constructing Political Actorhood: The Emergence and Transformation of the AIDS Movement in China, 1989-2009. (Chairs: Armstrong/Zheng) Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University

Mu, Zheng - Three Papers on Marriage and Family in China.

Pierotti, Rachael - Gender Ideologies: Insights into Health and Demographic Behaviors.

Reardon, Karen – Assistant Professor, LaSalle University in Philadelphia, Department of Management and Leadership

Saruya, HiroeProtests and Democracy in Japan: The Development of Movement Fields and the 1960 Anpo Protests. (Chair: Steinmetz)  Assistant Professor, Sophia University, Sociology

Schoolman, Ethan - How Personal is the Political? Understanding Socially Responsible Consumption. (Chair: Kimeldorf).  Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Michigan, School of Natural Resources and Environment

Van Alstyne, Andrew - From Social Movements to Non-Governmental Organizations: Civil Society and Local Environmental Governance Under Fordism and Neoliberalism. (Co-Chairs: Paige & Gould). Assistant Professor of Sociology at Southern Utah University.

2012 Graduates +

Ann V. BellConceiving Infertility: How Social Class Shapes Infertile Experiences. (Chairs: Anspach/Martin) Assistant Professor, University of Delaware

Campbell, RosalynWhen Money Isn't the Issue: Socio-Cultural Factors in Help-Seeking among Black Americans with Depression. (Chairs: Anspach/Taylor) Assistant Professor of Social Work, University of Georgia

Flores, DavidPolitical Soldiers: Sources of Iraq War Veteran Support and Opposition to War. (Chair: Kimeldorf) Research Social Scientist, USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station

Gough, MargaretConsequences of Family Events: Three Papers on Family Change and Subsequent Outcomes. (Chair: Xie) Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard University

Han, YoonsunMental Health and Health-Risk Behaviors in Adolescence:  An Examination of Social Relationships. (Chairs: Grogan-Kaylor/Xie) Postdoctoral Fellowship, Human Development and Family Sciences, University of Texas, Austin

Hopewell, KristenShifting Power: The Rise of Brazil, India and China at the WTO. (Chair: Paige) Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia

Hutson, David J. Training Bodies, Building Status: Health, Physical Capital, and the Negotiation of Difference in the U.S. Fitness Industry. (Chair: Martin) Postdoctoral Fellow, Ripon College

Hwang, Sun Jae Socioeconomic Polarization and Personal Well-Being under Neoliberal Restructuring: Implications of South Korea after the 1997 Asian Financial Crisis. (Chair: Xie) Postdoctoral Fellow, Yonsei Institute for Social Developmental Studies

Laubepin, Frederique Experiments in Punishment: Explaining Differences in the Scope of Penal Sanctioning in the American States. (Chair: Morenoff) Instructional Learning Senior, Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research, University of Michigan

Lim, Alwyn The Global Expansion of Corporate Social Responsibility: Emergence, Diffusion, and Reception of Global Corporate Governance Frameworks. (Chairs: Mizruchi/Tsutsui) Assistant Professor, University of Southern California

Paul, Anju M. - Multinational Maids: Multistate Migration among Aspring Filipino Migrant Domesti Workers (Chairs: Corcoran/Gocek) Assistant Professor, Yale-NUS College in Singapore

Diego Torres, David Conditions for Effective Knowledge Acquisition. (Chair: Harding) Postdoctoral Fellow, Rice University


2011 Graduates +

Avraham AstorMobilizing against Mosques: The Origins of Opposition to Islamic Centers of Worship in Spain. (Chairs: Kimeldorf/Somers) Postdoctoral Fellow, Pompeu Fabra University

Mandi Bane Social Change in the Neoliberal Era: The Indigenous Movement in Saquisili, Ecuador. (Chair: Paige) Research Analyst, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health

Lulu ChenThe Economic Integration of Foreign-Educated Immigrants: A Test of Classical Assimilation. (Chair: Xie) Statician, U.S. Census Bureau, Washington D.C.

Alfred DeFreece, Jr.Black Visions through Colorblind Frames: Opposition in the Obama Era - A Discursive Exploration of Black Urban Adolescent Ideology. (Chair: Young) Assistant Professor, Roosevelt University

Eric Eide Industrial Upgrading in India's Information Technology Enabled Service Industry. (Chair: Paige) Presidential Management Fellow, Innovation and Technology Analyst, Washington, D.C.

Alice B. Gates Narrowing the Citizenship Gap for Undocumented Immigrants: A Case Study of the Mid-Michigan Worker Center. (Chairs: Root/Somers) Visiting Assistant Professor of Social Work, University of Portland

Alexandra GerberBeing Polish/Becoming European: Gender and The Limits of Diffusion in Polish Accession to the European Union. (Chairs: Kennedy/Zubrzycki)

Laura HirshfieldAuthority, Expertise, and Impression Management: Gendered Professionalization of Chemists in the Academy. (Chair: Martin) Visiting Assistant Professor, New College of Florida

Sarah Lee JirekPosttraumatic Growth in the Lives of Young Adult Trauma Survivors: Relationships with Cumulative Adversity, Narrative. (Chairs: Martin/Saunders) Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Tampa

Tiffany Joseph Race and Making American in Brazil: How Brazilian Return Migrants Negotiate Race in the US and Brazil. (Chairs: Burgard/Young) Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Scholar, Harvard University; Assistant Professor, SUNY-Stony Brook

Jin-Yeon Kang Nation, State, and People: Colonialism and the Formation of Divided Nation-States in Korea. (Chair: Kimeldorf) Postdoctoral Fellow, Yonsei University

Alexandra Achen Killewald What Money Buys and Family Costs: Three Papers on the Work-Family Intersection. (Chairs: Xie/Danziger) Assistant Professor, Harvard University

Katherine KingBiological, Psychosocial, and Social Capital Implications of the Neighborhood Built Environment. (Chairs: House/Morenoff) Postdoctoral Scholar, Duke University

Byung Ho LeeForging the Imperial Nation: Imperialism, Nationalism, and Ethnic Boundaries in China's Longue Duree. (Chairs: Anderson/Lee) Visiting Scholar, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong

Zakiya LunaDomesticating Human Rights: Possibilities and Ambiguities in the Emerging Reproductive Justice Movement. (Chairs: Cole/Somers) President’s Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California-Berkeley

Meeta Sainju PradhanSocial Exclusion and Social Change: Access To, and Influence of, Community-Based Collective Action Programs in Nepal. (Chair: Axinn) Researcher/Consultant, Kathmandu, Nepal

Besnik Pula State, Law, and Revolution: Agrarian Power and the National State in Albania, 1850-1945. (Chair: Steinmetz) Assistant Professor at the Department of Political Science at Virginia Tech

Kristin Sue ScherrerThe Intergenerational Family Relationships of Grandparents and GLBQ Grandchildren. (Chairs: Dunkle/Martin) Assistant Professor of Social Work, Rutger's University

Jessica WyseRace, Gender and the Administration of Justice in a Community Corrections System. (Chairs: Morenoff/Thacher) Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Social Research Population Studies Center, University of Michigan

Jennifer Eckerman YargerThree Essays Examining Social Determinants of Fertility Attitudes and Behavior: Evidence from Longitudinal Studies. (Chairs: Barber/Corcoran) Bixby Center for Reproductive Health and the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California- San Francisco

Jonathan ZelnerIntegrating Social and Biological Processed to Understand the Origins and Dynamics of Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreaks. (Chairs: House/Eisenberg) Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University

2010 Graduates +

Baris BuyukokutanDynamics of Politicization in the Twentieth-Century U.S. Poetry Field. (Chair: Steinmetz) Assistant Professor, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey

Maria Helena BuhrNetwork Dynamics in Small Business Financing: Institutional Changes and Transformations of Inter-organizational Relations. (Chair: Owen-Smith) Data Scientist, Tagged, Incorporated, San Francisco, CA

Haijing Dai Social Capital in the "New Socialist Countryside": Guanxi  Community Solidarity  and Resistance in Two Post-Socialist Chinese Townships. (Chairs: Checkoway/Lee) Assistant Professor of Social Work, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Amie Emens Three Essays on the Intergenerational Transmission of Family Attitudes and Behaviors. (Chair: Barber)  Senior Research Analyst in Public Health Research, National Opinion Research Center, University of Chicago

Melissa Forbes Climate Change ‘Resolution:’ Dynamics of Shareholder Engagement Between U.S. Firms and Investors. (Chairs: Mizruchi/Rabe) Presidential Management Fellow, Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Risk Management and Analysis, Washington D.C.  

Megan GilsterNeighborhood Activism in Context: Three Studies of the Neighborhood Antecedents and Individual Effects of Participation in Neighborhood Activism. (Chair: Morenoff) Research Fellow, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Lloyd GreigerThree Essays Examining the Behavioral and Socioeconomic Transition to Adulthood in the United States and Africa: Evidence from Longitudinal Studies. (Chairs: Xie/Danziger) Postdoctoral Associate, Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University

Pilar Horner Labor Control and Worker Identity Meaning Making:  The Culture of Motherhood and Education. (Chairs: Smock/Staller) Assistant Professor of Social Work, Michigan State University

Maria JohnsonThrough a Daughter’s Eyes: Understanding the Influences of Black Fathers on Their Daughters. (Chairs: Young/Danziger) Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, University of Delaware.

Heejin JunFormation of the Modern Literary Field: Intersection of Gender and Coloniality in Korean History. (Chair: Gocek) Postdoctoral Fellow, Brain Korea 21 Program, Yonsei University

Rebecca KarbNeighborhood Social and Physical Environments and Health: Examining Sources. (Chairs: Morenoff/Grogan-Kaylor) Medical Student, Harvard University

Emily KazyakThe Space and Place of Sexuality: How Rural Lesbians and Gays Narrate Identity. (Chair: Martin) Assistant Professor of Sociology and Women's & Gender Studies, University of Nebraska- Lincoln

Michelle KelsoRecognizing the Roma: A Study of the Holocaust as Viewed in Romania. (Chairs: Anspach/Kennedy) Assistant Professor of Human Services and Sociology, George Washington University

Cynthia LinkHusbands Wives and In-Laws: Family Dynamics and Childbearing Behavior in Nepal. (Chair: Axinn) Senior Project Researcher, Harris Interactive, New York, NY

Murphy, MargaretMedicalization of Birth: The Social Construction of Cesarean Section. A Qualitative Analysis. (Chair: Anspach) Research Area Specialist, Enabling Technologies, University of Michigan Medical School

Emily Nicklett  Diabetes Health and Disability Pathways: Racial/Ethnic Socioeconomic  and Gender Disparities. (Chairs: Anspach/Liang) Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, University of Michigan 

Daniela Pineda A Federal Intervention to Improve Latino College Participation: Evidence from the Title V Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program. (Chairs: Young/Danziger) Researcher, Gates Foundation

Christopher Roberts Exploring Fractures within Human Rights: An Empirical Study of Resistance. (Chairs: Somers/Waltz) Associate Professor of Law, University of Minnesota- Twin Cities

Daniel J. Rose Captive Audience?:  Strategies for Getting Food and Physical Activity in Two Detroit Neighborhoods. (Chair: Anspach)  Assistant Professor, Chattanooga State Community College

Karen RossCharter Schools and Segregation: The Cases of Michigan and North Carolina. (Chairs: Cohen/Young)

Sadia SaeedPolitics of Exclusion: Muslim Nationalism State Formation and Legal Representations of the Ahmadiyya Community in Pakistan. (Chair: Steinmetz) Faculty Fellow, Yale University

Kristen SeefeldtThree Essays on Women, Low-wage Work, and Economic Well-being. (Chairs: Danziger/Smock) Assistant Professor, School of Public Health and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University-Bloomington

Jeannie ThrallStrategic Parenting: Making the Middle Class through Distinction and Discipline. (Chairs: Martin/Steinmetz) Grants Consultant, Community Foundation of Northern Virginia

2009 Graduates +

Jennifer Ailshire The Social Determinants of Obesity. (Chairs: House/Morenoff)  NIA Postdoctoral Fellow, Andrus Gerontology Center, University of Southern California

Michael BaderSpatial and Temporal Contexts of Neighborhood Environments in Metropolitan Chicago. (Chair: Morenoff) Assistant Professor, American University

Jessica CharbeneauEnactments of Whiteness in Pedagogical Practice: Reproducing and Transforming White Hegemoney in the University Classroom. (Chair: Chessler)

Andrew James ClarnoThe Empire’s New Walls: Sovereignty, Neo-Liberalism, and the Production of Space in Post-Apartheid South Africa and Post-Oslo Palestine/Israel. (Chairs: Steinmetz/Gocek) Assistant Professor, University of Illinois-Chicago

Lisa FeinNegotiating Integration in a Nationalizing State: Contested Boundaries of Belonging in Estonia. (Chairs: Anderson/Kennedy) Assistant Professor, Westminster College

Amy Cristina HammockEverybody's so Different and yet Everybody has this Common Bond: Identity Construction, Exploration, and Negotiation among Adolescents in Two Youth Development Programs. (Chairs: Martin/Yoshihama) Assistant Professor of Public Health, State University of New York - Stonybrook

Christina Mendoza Crossing Borders: Women, Migration, and Domestic Work at the Texas-Mexico Divide. (Chairs: Lal/Rose) Instructor of Sociology, Chabot College

Colter MitchellThree Essays on Worldviews, Autonomy and the Family in Nepal. (Chair: Thornton) Postdoctoral Research Associate, Center for Research on Child Wellbeing and the Office of Population Research, Princeton University

Katherine Pavelka Luke (1974-2009) – Gender, Heterosexuality, Sexual Violence and Identity among Heavy-Drinking White and Asian American College Students. (Chairs: Martin/Reed) Former Fellow at the Addiction Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan

Carla Pfeffer Trans(Formative) Relationships: What We Learn About Identities, Bodies, Work and Families from Women Partners of Trans Men. (Chairs: Martin/Newton) Assistant Professor, Purdue University-North Central

Hirohisa SaitoIntimations of Cosmopolitanism: The Education of Japanese Youth in a Global World. (Chairs: Kennedy/Adams) Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii at Manoa

Nathalie Williams Living with Conflict: The Effect of Community Organizations, Economic Assets, and Mass Media Consumption on Migration during Armed Conflict. (Chair: Axinn) Postdoctoral Scholar, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Erica Ryu Wong Can Religion Trump Race? Interracial Friendship in Protestant Churches. (Chair: Mizruchi)

2008 Graduates +

Mucahit Bilici Finding Mecca in America: American Muslims and Cultural Citizenship. (Chair: Gocek) Assistant Professor, John Jay College, City University of New York

Claire Laurier DecoteauBio-Politics of HIV/AIDS in Post-Apartheid South Africa Part 1 & 2. (Chair: Steinmetz) Assistant Professor, University of Illinois – Chicago

David S. DobbieMore Than the Sum of Their Parts?  Labor-Community Coalitions in the Rust Belt. (Chairs: Kimeldorf/Reisch) Labor Program Specialist, Wayne State University

Kathryn Bondy FesslerReclaiming a Spoiled Maternal Identity: Young Mother’s Experiences and Rejection of Stigma (Chair: Chesler) Adjunct Clinical Associate, Pediatrics, University of Michigan

Anne Bowers FleischerThe Creation and Performance of Classification Schemes: Rating Systems in United States Broker-Dealers 1993-2000. (Chairs: Ahuja/Mizruchi) Assistant Professor of Strategic Management, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Debra Hevenstone Labor Market Inequality and Atypical Employment. (Chair: Xie) Research Fellow, University of Westminster, United Kingdom

Ronald L’Hereaux LewisEducational Inequality in an Affluent Setting: An Exploration of Resources and Opportunity.  (Chairs: Young/Cohen) Assistant Professor, Sociology and Black Studies, City College of New York of the City University of New York

Susan M. Lee-Rife Household Disruption and Sexual Victimization Among Young South Africans. (Chairs: Smock/Featherman) Social Demographer, International Center for Research on Women, Washington D.C.

Rachel E. MeyerPerpetual Struggle: Sources of Working Class Identity and Activism in Collective Action. (Chair: Kimeldorf) Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies and Lecturer, Harvard University 

Blyden B. PottsThe Relational Bases of Lifestyle Similarity and Clustering of Local Populations (Chair: Mizruchi) Lecturer, Shippensburg University

Tanya L. Saunders The Cuban Remix: Rethinking Culture and Political Participation in Contemporary Cuba Parts 1 & 2. (Chairs: Rose/Young) Assistant Professor, Lehigh University

Michelle Sternthal The Social Determinants of Health Disparities: The Role of Social and Temporal Contexts. (Chair: Morenoff) Research Fellow, Harvard School of Public Health

Barbara Carlette Thomas"The Childhood Shows the Man, as Morning Shows the Day" (Milton, 1671): Three Essays on Childhood Maltreatment, Current Social Relationships and Physical Health. (Chairs: Anspach/Dunkle) Data Analyst, Chicago School District

Haiyan ZhuThree Essays on Health, Aging and the Family in Contemporary China. (Chair: Xie) Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech

2007 Graduates +

Cara A. Bergstrom-Lynch Becoming Parents, Remaining Childfree: How Same-Sex Couples Are Creating Families and Confronting Social Inequalities. (Chair: Martin) Assistant Professor, Eastern Connecticut State University

Sarah R. Brauner-Otto Health Services, Schools, Attitudes, and Contraceptive Use. (Chair: Axinn) Assistant Professor, Mississippi State University

Amy D. CorningWhen the Past Is Another Country: The Impact of Emigration on Memories. (Chairs: House/Schuman) Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan

Byrapatna Murthy Chandana GowdaDevelopment, Elite Agency and the Politics of Recognition in Mysore State, 1881-1947. (Chairs: Paige/Steinmetz) Professor, Azim Premji University, Bengaluru, India

Emily K. Greenman Intersecting Inequalities: Four Essays on Race, Immigration, and Gender in the Contemporary United States. (Chair: Xie) Assistant Professor, Pennsylvania State University

Burcak Keskin Kozat Negotiating Modernization Through U.S. Foreign Assistance: Turkey’s Marshall Plan (1948-1952) Re-interpreted. (Chair: Gocek) Associate Director, Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies, Stanford University

Jennifer E. LernerMaking Sense of the Critical Curriculum. (Chairs: Kimeldorf/Adams) Associate Vice President for E-learning, North Virginia Community College

Tasleem Juana PadamseeInfusing Health into the Welfare State. (Chairs: Anspach/Adams) Social and Behavioral Sciences Diversity Postdoctoral Fellow, Sociology Department, Ohio State University

David Henry Sommerfeld Environmental Influences on Local Nonprofit and For-Profit Market Structure:  A National Study of the Nursing Home Industry. (Chairs: Mizruchi/Tucker) Investigator, Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, San Diego

Deborah A. WillisA Model for Measuring Implementation of New Programs Into Old Systems:  A Child Welfare Case Study. (Chairs: Chesler/Meezan) Director of Programs, The Guidance Center, Southgate

Amanda Toler Woodward Help-Seeking for a Mental Disorder: Understanding the Use of Professional Services and Informal Support Using the National Survey of American Life. (Chairs: Taylor/Williams) Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, Michigan State University

2006 Graduates +

Inna Altschul Establishing an Evidence Base for Policy & Program Intervention:  Testing a Combined Model of Family, School, and Student Factors Underlying the Academic Outcomes of Mexican American Youth. (Chairs: Gutierrez/Young) Assistant Professor of Social Work, University of Denver

George R. Carter IIIFrom Exclusion to Destitution: Race, Affordable Housing, and Homelessness. (Chairs: Morenoff/Young) Postdoctoral  Fellow, U.S. Census Bureau, Washington D.C.

Ou-Byung ChaeNon-Western Colonial Rule and Its Aftermath: Postcolonial State Formation in South Korea. (Chair: Steinmetz) Assistant Professor, Kookmin University, Korea

Kristie A. FordMasculinity, Femininity, Appearance Ideals, and the Black Body: Developing a Positive Raced and Gendered Bodily Sense of Self. (Chair: Martin) Assistant Professor, Skidmore College

Jung-Hwa HaDeterminants and Consequences of Changing Social Support Following Late-Life Widowhood. (Chairs: House/Ingersoll-Dayton)  Assistant Professor, University of Chicago

Darcy K. LeachThe Way is the Goal: Ideology and the Practice of Collectivist Democracy in German New Social Movements. (Chair: Kimeldorf) Assistant Professor, Bradley University

Tamara G.J. Leech Sex, Violence, Man, Woman: Adolescent Health Risk Behavior from a Contextual Resource Perspective. (Chairs: House/Morenoff) Assistant Professor, Indianapolis University-Purdue

Brienna G Perelli-HarrisSocial Change and Behavior: Fertility Decline in post-Soviet Ukraine and Russia. (Co-Chairs: Anderson/Axinn) Lecturer of Demography, University of Southampton

Anthony PerezMuddy Waters: The Fluidity and Complexity of Racial and Ethnic Identification in the U.S. (Chair: Xie) Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

Keith Dion RobinsonAchievement Inequality Across K-12 Schooling. (Chair: Xie) Assistant Professor, University of Texas 

Amy L. StoneMore than Adding a T: Transgender Inclusion in Michigan Gay Rights Ordinances, 1992-2000. (Chair: Martin) Assistant Professor, Trinity College

2005 Graduates +

Thomas Stephen BlackwoodThrough Sweat and Tears: High School Baseball and the Socialization of Japanese Boys. (Chairs: Martin/Adams) Associate Professor, University of Tokyo

Jennifer Ann CancioParental Employment and the Parent-Child Relationship: Understanding the Work-Family Experience. (Chair: Thornton) Proprietor, BodySync Pilates Studio

Lindsay A CusterNegotiating Cultural Differences: The Division of Household Labor and Marital Quality in American-Japanese Intermarriages. (Chairs: Orbuch/Smock) Full Time Faculty, Cascadia Community College

Richard Clark EckertDeafnicity: A Study of Strategic and Adaptive Responses to Audism by Members of the Deaf American Community of Culture. (Chairs: Pedraza/Young Jr.) Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Richland

Zaire Dinzey-Flores
Fighting Crime, Constructing Segregation: Crime, Housing Policy, and the Social Brands of Puerto Rican Neighborhoods. (Chair: Young/Corcorran) Assistant Professor, Rutgers University

Jennifer FritzChildhood Cancer and Changes in Family Relationships and Functioning: What are They and Where Does Support Fit In? (Chair: Chesler) Assistant Professor of Social Work, Eastern Michigan University

Daniel Pei-Siong Goh Ethnographic Empire: Imperial Culture and Colonial State Formation In Malaya and The Philippines, 1880-1940, Part 1; Ethnographic Empire: Imperial Culture and Colonial State Formation In Malaya and The Philippines, 1880-1940, Part 2. (Chairs: Steinmetz/Liu) Assistant Professor of Sociology, National University of Singapore

Sara A. GoodkindFrom Delinquent Daughters to Independent Mothers: GenderedExpectations in Juvenile Justice and Alternative Programs for Girls. (Chairs: Martin/Ruffolo) Assistant Professor of Social Work - University of Pittsburgh

Angel HarrisDo African Americans Really Resist School: An In-Depth Examination of the Oppositional Culture Theory. (Chair: Williams) Assistant Professor, Princeton University

Helen K. KimTwinkies, FOBs and Everything in Between:  Racial, Ethnic, and Gender Identity Among Second Generation Korean American Women. (Chair: Martin) Assistant Professor of Sociology, Whitman College

Abigail R. Lawrence-JacobsonRecreating the Common Good: Intergenerational Community Action. (Chairs: Chesler/Ingersoll-Dayton) Community, Outreach, and Programming Coordinator for Older Adult Services, Jewish Family Services

Enid Lynette LoganHoly Sacraments & Illicit Encounters: Marriage, Race, Religion, and the Transformation of Status Hierarchies in Cuba, 1899-1940. (Chairs: Kimeldorf/Adams) Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota

Jennifer B. LyleThe Association between Adverse Childhood Experiences and Negative Adult Outcomes: an Approach to Teen Childbearing Using New Formulations. (Chairs: Mowbray/Young) Program Director, Youth Services Organization, San Francisco, CA

Christopher MarquisHistorical Environments and the Transformation of Twentieth-Century US Banking. (Chairs: Davis/Mizruchi) Associate Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

Gloria Parra MartinezBreast Cancer as a Life Process: Psychosocial Experiences of Latina and White (Non-Latina) Long-Term Breast Cancer Survivors. (Chair: Chesler) Assistant Professor, Texas State University

Joel A. PurkissStrategic Imaginings: White Masculinities and Their Idealized Others in British and U.S. Boy Scout Handbooks, 1908-1948. (Chair: Rose) Director of Curriculum Evaluation, University of Michigan Medical School

Katherine E. Richards-SchusterCreating Youth Civic Spaces in Low-Income Communities of Color:  Claiming Democracy and Promoting Civic Action. (Chairs: Checkoway/Martin) Research Fellow, University of Michigan

Sapna SwaroopThe Social Consequences of Racial Residential Integration. (Chairs: House/Morenoff) Senior Research Scientist, Minnesota Department of Health

Janelle Lynn WhiteOur Silence Will Not Protect Us: Black Women Confronting Sexual and Domestic Violence. (Chair: Adams) Lecturer, San Francisco State University