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[Photo]: William P. Gronfein

William P. Gronfein (Retired)

Campus Address: CA 303D
Phone: 317-274-3669
Fax: (317)278-3654


Professor Emeritus of Sociology


B.A. University of Chicago 1968, M.A. State University of New York at Stony Brook 1981, Ph.D. State University of New York at Stony Brook 1983, Postdoctoral Fellow, Rutgers-Princeton Program in Mental Health Services Research, 1983-1986

Academic Interests

Medical Sociology, Sociology of Mental Illness, Sociology of Deviance and Social Control, the Deinstitutionalization of the Mentally Ill


Introduction to Sociology, Social Problems, Social Organization of Health Care, Sociology of Mental Health and Illness, Sociolgy of Health, Illness, and Healing,Deviance and Social Control, Social Factorsin Health and Illness


IUPUI School of Liberal Arts, TERA (Teaching Excellence Recognition Award


American Sociological Review, Journal of Health and Social Behavior, Social Problems, Perspectives on Social Problems,Symbolic Interaction, Journal of Health Politics, Policy, and Law


Member, IUPUI Behavioral Sciences IRB, 1996-2002 Member, IUPUI Faculty Council, 2006-2008 Associate Editor, Journal of Health and Social Behavior Associate Editor, Social Problems, 2006-2008

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