Students on the Job Market

Tugce Ellialti-Kose

Tuğçe Ellialti-Köse

Research Interests

Gender and Sexuality, Law and Society, Sociology of Law, Cultural Sociology, Violence against Women, Ethnography of the State, Political Sociology, Research Methods

Dissertation Title: 

Reforming the Laws: Gender, State, and Cases of Sexual Violence in Turkey

Faculty Advisors:

Robin L. Leidner (co-chair), Emily C. Hannum (co-chair), Deborah A. Thomas (Anthropology), Fatma Muge Gocek (Sociology and Women’s Studies)

 

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Sherelle Ferguson

Sherelle Ferguson

Post-doctoral Fellow at Temple University College of Education and Human Development

Research Interests

Education, Race and Ethnicity, Social Stratification, Social Capital and Social Networks, Qualitative Methods

Dissertation Title

Bridges and Barriers to Connection: Class, Race, and Student Engagement with Institutional Agents

Faculty Advisors

Annette Lareau, Hyunjoon Park, Camille Charles, Karolyn Tyson (UNC-Chapel Hill)

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Nora Gross

Core Fellow/Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology, Boston College

Research Interests

Sociology of education; race and inequality; gender (masculinity); emotion; youth culture; violence; urban sociology; visual sociology; ethnographic, qualitative, and participatory methods; documentary film

Dissertation Title

Brothers in Grief: The Stages of Grieving for a School and its Students Following Three Shooting Deaths of Black Teenage Boys

Faculty Advisors

Camille Charles and Kathleen Hall (Co-Chairs), John Jackson

External dissertation committee members: Nikki Jones and Joseph Nelson

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Lauren Harris

Lauren Harris

PhD Candidate, Sociology 2016 Cohort

McNeil 254A


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Research Interests

Family, family formation, gender, the life course, social stratification, work and gender, feminism and sociology of reproduction, qualitative research methods

Faculty Advisors

Jerry A. Jacobs, Frank F. Furstenberg, Pilar Gonalons-Pons

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Peter Francis Harvey

Peter Francis Harvey

2014 Cohort PhD Candidate, NAEd/Spencer Dissertation Fellow 2020

McNeil 313

Research Interests

Culture, education, social stratification, gender, race, social psychology, qualitative methods, religion

Faculty Advisors

Annette Lareau (Chair), Pilar Gonalons-Pons, Robin Leidner, Melissa Wilde, and Randall Collins

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Alexander Hoppe

Alexander D. Hoppe

McNeil 353

Research Interests

Work, Organizations, and Management; Economic Sociology; Social Psychology and Microsociology; Creative Industries; Sociological Theory; Globalization; Strategy

Dissertation Title

Industrial Upgrading and Organizational Routines in the Apparel Industry

Faculty Advisors

Randall Collins (Supervisor), Mauro Guillén (Cambridge), David Grazian, Robin Leidner

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Elizabeth Jacobs

Elizabeth Jacobs

Postdoctoral Fellow, Georgetown University

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McNeil 327

Research Interests

Immigration; Globalization; Race and Ethnicity; Work; Gender; Education; Stratification; Computational Methods; Qualitative Methods

Dissertation Title

Global Gatekeepers: How institutions regulate and constrain skilled migration flows

Faculty Advisors

Emilio Parrado, Chenoa Flippen, Pilar Gonalons-Pons

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Andrea Kauffman-Berry

Andrea Kauffman-Berry

McNeil 318

Research Interests

Race and Ethnicity, Immigration, Organization

Faculty Advisors

Emilio Parrado, Onoso Imoagene, Tukufu Zuberi

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Megan N. Reed

Megan N. Reed

PhD Candidate

Research Interests

social demography, gender, family, marriage, the life course, social stratification, development, and India

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Blair Sackett

Blair Sackett

Doctoral Candidate in Sociology

McNeil 342

Research Interests

Inequality and Social Stratification; International Migration; Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration; Work and Organizations; Economic Sociology; Sociology of Development; Sociology of Culture; Qualitative Research Methods

Faculty Advisors

Annette Lareau (co-chair), Randall Collins (co-chair), Mauro Guillen, Chenoa Flippen

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Rebecca Anna Schut

2018 Cohort

216 McNeil Building

Research Interests

Medical sociology; Population studies; Racial stratification; Immigrant incorporation; Structural determinants of health and health care; Health services research

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Doron Shiffer-Sebba

Doron Shiffer-Sebba

2016 Cohort

McNeil 331 

Research Interests

Stratification, Economic Sociology, Organizations, Urban Sociology, Computational Methods 

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David Sorge

David Sorge

PhD Candidate, Sociology 2012 Cohort

McNeil 331

Research Interests

Conflict Escalation and De-Escalation; Social Movements; South Asia; Theory; Face-to-Face Interaction; Internal Conversation and Self-Formation

Faculty Advisors

Randall Collins, Guobin Yang, Parvis Ghassem-Fachandi (Rutgers, Dept. of Anthropology)

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