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[Photo]: Patricia Ann Wittberg

Patricia Ann Wittberg (Retired)

Campus Address: CA 303
Phone: 317-274-8981
[Icon]: CV Curriculum Vitae


Emeritus Professor of Sociology


B.A. College of Mount St. Joseph (Ohio) 1970
M.A. University of Chicago 1978
Ph.D. University of Chicago 1982

Academic Interests

sociology of religion, formal organizations, urban sociology, community, and church and nonprofit organizations


sociology of religion, formal organizations, urban sociology, community, sociology capstone


From Piety to Professionalism - And Back? (2006);The Rise and Fall of Catholic Religious Orders (1994);
Chapters inThe Issue of Authenticity in the Study of Religions(1996), Handbook of Marriage and the Family (1999), Handbook of Research on Catholic Higher Education (2003), andthe Sage Handbook on the Sociology of Religion(2007);
Articles in Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion (2004)(2000), and Nonprofit and Voluntary Sample Quarterly (2000).


Service in National Professional Organizations:
President, Sociology of Religion Section of the American Sociological Association; Secretary-Treasurer, Common Cause Indiana

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