Department Chair

Ronald Flores, Professor of Sociology

Ronald Flores

Professor of Sociology

Immigration studies • Urban sociology • Racial and ethnic groups • Family sociology • Latino studies • Community-based learning/engagement • Sociology of education


Ana Campos-Holland, Assistant Professor of Sociology

Ana Campos-Holland

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Law and society • Crime, drugs and society • Punishment and its consequences • Families and parenthood • Childhood and adolescence • Youth peer culture

Robert Gay, Professor of Sociology, Chair of the Sociology Department

Robert Gay

Professor of Sociology, Chair of the Sociology Department

Democracy • Civil society • Organized crime • Violence • Brazil

Cherise Harris, Associate Professor of Sociology

Cherise Harris

Associate Professor of Sociology

Race, class and gender • Marriage and the family • Social psychology

Afshan Jafar, Associate Professor of Sociology

Afshan Jafar

Associate Professor of Sociology

Gender • The body and embodiment • Media • Globalization • Nationalist and fundamentalist movements • Muslim immigrants in the U.S. • Transnational women's movements

Abbey Willis

Adjunct Instructor in Sociology

In Memoriam

Arthur Ferrari

Professor Emeritus of Sociology

J. Alan Winter

Lucretia L. Allyn Professor Emeritus of Sociology