Current Graduate Students

Erika Abbott

Education: BS, Boise State University (Social Sciences)
Academic Interests: Social Stratification

Iman Alsmadi
Education: BA & MA, California State University-Fullerton
Academic Interests: Race, Ethnicity & Immigration

Alexandra Cooperstock

Education: BA, University of Michigan — Ann Arbor (Sociology, Women’s Studies)
Academic Interests: Education, Poverty, Inequality, Social Mobility

Lillian Dodderidge
Education: BA, Georgetown U., MS, University of Pennsylvania
Academic Interests: Sociology of Education

Nan Feng

Education: BA, Huazhong Agricultural University; MA, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Academic Interests: Social Network Analysis, Economic Sociology

SteVon Felton
Education: BA, Middlebury College, MA, American University
Academic Interests: Organizations, Work and Occupations; Inequality and Social Stratification
Maria-Jose Flor Agreda
Education: BA, UNLV, MS, U. of West Indies, MS, London School of Economics
Academic Interests: Gender
Brian Haggard
Education: BA, Grinnell College
Academic Interests: Political Sociology/Social Movements

Soul Han

Education: BA, Swarthmore College (Political Sciences), MA, Seoul National University (Sociology)
Academic Interests: Economy and Society, Organizations

Jacqueline Ho

Education: BA, Brown University (Environmental Studies)
Academic Interests: Valuation Studies, Education,Inequality, Knowledge, Qualitative and Mixed Methods

Lydia Homandberg

Education: BA & MA, Auburn University (Human Development)
Academic Interests: Family, Inequality and Social Stratification, Residential Segregation

Wonjeong Jeong

Education: BA & MA, Yonsei University (Sociology)
Academic Interests: Social Stratification, Labor Market, Gender Inequality, Social Mobility

Shiyu Ji

Education: BS, UCLA (Statistics)
Academic Interests: Social Networks, Computational Social Science

Seokyoung Kim

Education: BA, Seoul National University (Sociology)
Academic Interests: Social Stratification, Inequality

Adrian Lee
Education: BA, University of Delaware (International Relations); JD, New York University (Law)
Academic Interests: Criminal Justice, Immigration, Inequality and Social Stratification

Hyo Joo Lee

Education: BA & MA, Yonsei University (Sociology)
Academic Interests: Social Stratification, Careers, Gender Inequality

Shumeng Li 

Education: BA, Wuhan University
Academic Interests: Economic Sociology, with a focus on emerging markets

Hao Liang

Education: BA, Hunan Normal University, MA, Hitotsubashi University
Academic Interests: Race, Ethnicity and Immigration, Community and Urban Sociology

Jaeun Lim

Education: BA & MA, Ewha Woman's University, Seoul National University (Business)
Academic Interests: Social Networks

Loredana Loy

Education: BS, Romanian Academy Of Economic Studies (Economics);  MA, New York University (Sociology & Media), MA, Cornell University (Sociology)
Academic Interests: The Politics of Climate Change, Social Movements, Institutional Discourse, Organizations, Animals and Society.

Yuqi (Carl) Lu

Education: BA, Beijing Foreign Studies University (English)
Academic Interests: Social Inequality, Stratification

Nathan Ly
Education: BS, University of Toronto (Biochemistry); MA, University of Toronto (Sociology)
Academic Interests: Political Sociology and Social Movements, Immigration
William (Austen) Mack-Crane
Education: BA, Brown University
Academic Interests: Computational Social Science

Alec McGail

Education: BS, Purdue University (Mathematics, Minor: Physics)
Academic Interests: Opinion Dynamics, Evolution of Language and Culture, Information Cascades, Networked Game Theory, Statistical Mechanics as Applied to Social Systems

Yoselinda Mendoza

Education: BA, University of California, Irvine (Psychology and Social Behavior)
Academic Interests: Inequality, Migration, Wealth, and Policy

Meaghan Mingo

Education: BA, Emmanuel College (Sociology); MPH, Drexel University (Community Health and Prevention)
Academic Interests: Race and Ethnicity, Education, Punishment, Ethnography, Qualitative and Mixed Methods, Inequality

Mary Beth Morrissey

Education: BA, Barnard College, Columbia University (Sociology)
Academic Interests: Family, Gender, Emotions, Social Stratification, Social Policy, Qualitative and Mixed Methods

Kaye Nantah

Education: BS, University of Houston (Psychology and Sociology)
Academic Interests: Inequality, Immigration, Education, Social Psychology

Kira Olsen-Medina
Education: BS & MS, Arizona State University
Academic Interests: Race, Ethnicity & Immigration

Alvaro Padilla Pozo

Education: BA, University of Granada, MA, University of Pompeu Fabra
Academic Interests: Sociology of Health and Illness, Social Demography

Camille Portier

Education: BASc,University College London (Social Sciences/Statistics); MSc, University of Oxford (Sociology)
Academic Interests: Inequality, Health and Aging, Demography, Quantitative Methods

Tianyao Qu

Education: BA, Sun Yat-sen University (Sociology)
Academic Interests: Economic Sociology, Social Networks, and Health

Reid Ralston

Education: BA, Indiana University-Bloomington (Sociology, Communication & Culture)
Academic Interests: Economic Sociology, Social Networks, Organizations, Cultural Industries, Sociology of Evaluation

Cody Reed

Education: BS, South Dakota, MA – UNC-Charlotte
Academic Interests: Social Stratification, Spatial Inequality, Mobility

F. Benjamin Rosche

Education: BA, Mannheim University, M.Sc, Utrecht University (Sociology, Methodology and Statistics)
Academic Interests: Social Networks, Social Simulation, Methodology and Statistics, Inequality Stratification and Mobility, Family Sociology

Jillian Royal
Education: BA, Montclair State University, MA, University of Pittsburgh
Nathalia Da Conceicao Leite dos Santos
Education: BA, Bryn Mawr College
Academic Interests: Social Networks

Emily Sandusky 

Education: BA, Boston University (Women’s Studies); MS, The New School (Urban Policy Analysis)
Academic Interests: Inequality, Public Opinion, Political Sociology, Community and Urban Sociology, Culture

Juhwan Seo

Education: BA,Harvard University (Sociology, WGS)
Academic Interests: Race and Immigration, Gender, Sexuality and Family, Critical Ethnic Studies

C.A. Smith

Education: B.S., University Of Houston(Sociology)
Academic Interests: Social Movements, Race, and Social Theory

Remy Stewart

Education: BA, UC-Santa Cruz
Academic Interests: Inequality, Poverty, Community and Urban Sociology,  Social Policy

Wesley Stubenbord

Education: BA, New York University (Economics and Sociology), MEd, Boston University (Curriculum and Teaching)
Academic Interests: Stratification and Inequality, Economic Sociology, Organizations

Michael Tang
Education: BASc, University of Toronto (Electrical Engineering); BA, University of Toronto (Sociology)
Academic Interests: Computational Social Science
Chiara Visentin
Education: BA, Pisa University (Philosophy); MA, Pisa University (Sociology)
Academic Interests: Historical Sociology, History of Social Thought, Critical Theory

Zhonghao Wang

Education: BA, Tsinghua University, MA, U. of British Columbia
Academic Interests: Social Networks, Health

Xuewen (Shelley) Yan 

Education: BA, Fudan University (Communications); MSc, University of Oxford  (Sociology)
Academic Interests: Social Stratification (Family, Health, Education), Cultural Sociology, Sociology of Knowledge, Theory

Katherine Zaslavsky

Education: BA, State University of New York at Geneseo (Sociology, Music Performance)
Academic Interests: Economy and Society, Social Movements, Cultural Sociology, Mass Media, Race and Ethnicity

Haowen Zheng

Education: BA, Beijing Foreign Studies (English), MA, New York University (Applied Quantitative Research)
Academic Interests: Social Stratification, Inequality and Education

Zhipeng Zhou
Education: Bachelor of Laws, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE), MA, Fudan University
Academic Interests: Inequality & Social Stratification