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Robert W. White (Chair)

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Campus Address: CA 301A
Phone: 317-278-2895
Fax: (317)278-2525
Email: rwwhite@iupui.edu
Appointments: Professor and Chair, Department of Sociology, IU School of Liberal Arts
Academic Interests: political sociology, social movements, political violence, and state terrorism
Teaching: Introduction to Sociology
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Carrie E. Foote (Director of Graduate Studies)

[Photo]: Carrie E. Foote

Campus Address: CA 306A
Phone: 317-278-8454
Email: foote@iupui.edu
Appointments: Associate Professor of Sociology
Academic Interests: Research: HIV/AIDS; Social Construction and Experience of Health, Illness, and Disability; Traumatic Combat Injury; Reproductive Health.
Teaching: AIDS and society; Sociology of Health, Illness, and Disability; Qualitative Research Methods; Social theory.
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Peter J. Seybold (Deputy Director of Graduate Studies)

[Photo]: Peter J. Seybold

Campus Address: CA 303M
Phone: 317-278-2290
Fax: (317)278-3654
Email: pseybold@indiana.edu
Appointments: Associate Professor of Sociology
Academic Curriculum Specialist - University College (1/3 time. Director, IU Division of Labor Studies, 1994-2001.
Academic Interests: Political Sociology, Sociology of Work, Social Change, Inequality and Society, Sociology of Knowledge, Social Theory, Critical Pedagogy, the American Labor Movement.
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Robert Aponte

Campus Address: CA 301A
Phone: 317-274-2536
Fax: (317)278-3654
Email: raponte@iupui.edu
Appointments: Associate Professor of Sociology
Academic Interests: Demography, especially Latin American immigration, Latino Studies, Poverty and Social Policy, Race and Ethnicity .
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Wan-Ning Bao

[Photo]: Wan-Ning Bao

Campus Address: CA 303H
Phone: 317-274-2665
Email: wbao@iupui.edu
Appointments: Associate Professor of Sociology
Academic Interests: International/comparative criminology, juvenile delinquency in China, criminological theories, family and adolescent development
Teaching: Criminology (Soc R345), Control of Crime (Soc R346), Victimology (Soc R349), Introduction to Sociology (Soc R100), Sociology Summer Study-Abroad Program in China (Soc R495//R697)
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David C Bell

[Photo]: David  C Bell

Campus Address: CA 305
Phone: 317-278-1336
Fax: (317)278-3654
Email: dcbell@iupui.edu
Appointments: Professor of Sociology
Academic Interests: Social networks; HIV/AIDS; Family
Teaching: Research methods, theory, statistics
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Linda G. Bell

[Photo]: Linda G. Bell

Campus Address: CA303G
Phone: 317-274-0299
Email: lgbell@iupui.edu
Appointments: Professor of Communication Studies and Sociology, IUPUI Professor Emerita of Psychology and Family Therapy, U of Houston-Clear Lake
Academic Interests: The relationships between family communication and family system processes and the health and wellbeing of family members, particularly adolescents.

Dr. Bell is involved in a 40-year cross-cultural longitudinal study of marriage and family; samples from the U.S. and Japan. The study involves structured home interviews and 25-year follow-ups focusing on wellbeing, resilience, and adult child-elder parent relationships More information about this research can be found at www.familylegacies.net.

Teaching: Dr. Bell has taught in the areas of interpersonal, restorative, health and family communitation; family sociology (School of Liberal Arts) and family health (School of Nursing). She also supervises and trains in family therapy.

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Devon Joy Hensel

Campus Address: CA301
Phone: 317-274-8981
Email: djhensel@iupui.edu
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Kenzie Latham Mintus

[Photo]: Kenzie Latham Mintus

Campus Address: CA303E
Phone: 317-278-5204
Email: keelatha@iupui.edu
Appointments: Assistant Professor of Sociology
Academic Interests: Health and aging, disability and mobility, health disparities over the life course, chronic illness/multimorbidity, health behaviors
Teaching: Introduction to Sociology (R100), Social Problems (R121), Social Factors in Health and Illness (R381), Sociology of Disability (R415/S560), Sociology of Health and Illness (R515), Aging and Society (S560)
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Najja N. Modibo

[Photo]: Najja N. Modibo

Campus Address: CA 303D
Phone: 317-274-7998
Email: nmodibo@iupui.edu
Appointments: Associate Professor of Africana Studies
Associate Professor of Sociology
Academic Interests: Caribbean Development, the African Diaspora, Globalization, and the Sociology of Sport.
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Lynn Blinn Pike

[Photo]: Lynn Blinn Pike

Campus Address: 303 Cavanaugh Hall
Phone: 317-274-8704
Email: pikel@iupui.edu
Appointments: Professor of Sociology
Academic Interests: Adolescents, youth at risk, program evaluation, adolescent sexuality, adolescent gambling, mentoring, visual research methods
Teaching: Visual Sociology” **G “Social Problems” “Sociology of Death and Dying” “Family and Social Policy” “Families and Society”
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Carly Elizabeth Schall

[Photo]: Carly Elizabeth Schall

Campus Address: CA303C
Phone: 317-274-3669
Email: cschall@iupui.edu
Appointments: Assistant Professor of Sociology
Academic Interests: Health and Social Policy, Political Sociology, Culture, Race & Ethnicity, Theory
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Brian Steensland

[Photo]: Brian Steensland

Campus Address: CA 417 E
Phone: 317-274-2418
Email: bsteens@iupui.edu
Appointments: Professor of Sociology
Academic Interests: Professor Steensland’s research interests include religion, culture, civic engagement, and politics in contemporary American society. His current research focuses on spirituality and spiritual practices, and religion and urban life. He has a textbook on religion and society under contract with Wiley-Blackwell and currently serves as Chair of the Sociology of Religion section for the American Sociological Association.
Teaching: Social Problems, Sociology of Religion, Sociological Theory, Textual Analysis
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David A. Strong

[Photo]: David A. Strong

Campus Address: CA 301B
Phone: 317-278-1138
Fax: (317)278-3654
Email: dastrong@iupui.edu
Appointments: Lecturer and Department Director of Service Learning, Sociology
Academic Interests: Social movements; Historical sociology; and Family
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Aimee Zoeller

[Photo]: Aimee  Zoeller

Campus Address: 4601 Central Avenue Columbus, IN
Phone: 812-348-7330
Fax: 812-348-7370
Email: anzoelle@iupuc.edu
Appointments: Lecturer in Sociology
Academic Interests: Gender
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Associate Faculty ( Sociology )

J. Meryl Krieger

[Photo]: J. Meryl Krieger

Campus Address: CA303
Phone: 317-274-8981
Email: kriegerj@indiana.edu
Appointments: Adjunct Lecturer, Department of Sociology, IUPUI Career Advisor, Office of Entrepreneurship and Career Development - Jacobs School of Music, IUB
Academic Interests: popular culture, new and social media, economics and social structure of cyberculture, pedagogy, gender, language and power dynamics.
Teaching: Introduction to Sociology (Soc R100), Social Problems (Soc R121), Women and Health (Soc R321), Gender and Society (Soc R325), Families and Society (R314)
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Anne L Mitchell

[Photo]: Anne L Mitchell

Campus Address: 1100 WW Room 55A
Phone: 317-278-9230
Email: amitch29@iupui.edu
Appointments: Director of Survey Research and Evaluation, Institutional Research and Decision Support, Academic Affairs Associate Faculty, Department of Sociology
Academic Interests: Research Methodology; Statistics; Survey Design; Gender; Sexuality; Education (K-12 and Higher Education); Program Evaluation
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Brandon L Mouser

[Photo]: Brandon L Mouser

Campus Address: CA301
Phone: 317-274-8981
Email: blmouser@iupui.edu
Appointments: Senior Associate Faculty Member, Department of Sociology
Academic Interests: Social Theory; Sociology/Philosophy of Education; Sociology of Work; Social Problems; American Philosophy; Ethics
Teaching: Introduction to Sociology (R100), Social Problems (R121), Social Theory (R355), Alcohol, Drugs, and Society (R410), Sociology of Education (R420), Sociology of Mental Illness (R485)
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Glenna L Simons

Campus Address: CA303
Phone: 317-274-8981
Email: glsimons@iupui.edu
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Joe E Stucker

Campus Address: CA303
Phone: 317-274-8981
Email: jostucke@iupui.edu
Appointments: Adjunct Instructor of Sociology
Academic Interests: Social Problems/Issues, Education, Family
Teaching: Introduction to Sociology, SOC R100 Social Problems, SOC R121
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Emeritus/Retired (SOC)

David A. Ford (Retired)

[Photo]: David A. Ford

Campus Address: CA 127F
Phone: 317-274-2449
Fax: 317-278-7919
Appointments: Professor Emeritus of Sociology
Founding Director, Liberal Arts Institute for Research on Social Issues
Academic Interests: crime and society, control of crime, violence and victims, domestic violence against women
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Carol Brooks Gardner (Retired)

[Photo]: Carol Brooks Gardner

Campus Address: CA 303E
Phone: 317-274-2703
Fax: (317)278-3654
Appointments: Professor Emeritus of Sociology and Adjunct Professor of Women's Studies and American Studies
Academic Interests: Sociology of everyday life, gender & family, current qualitative sociological theory & methods, disability
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William P. Gronfein (Retired)

[Photo]: William P. Gronfein

Campus Address: CA 303D
Phone: 317-274-3669
Fax: (317)278-3654
Appointments: Professor Emeritus of Sociology
Academic Interests: Medical Sociology, Sociology of Mental Illness, Sociology of Deviance and Social Control, the Deinstitutionalization of the Mentally Ill
Teaching: 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
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Ain Haas (Retired)

[Photo]: Ain Haas

Campus Address: CA 303K
Phone: 317-274-2418
Appointments: Professor Emeritus of Sociology
Academic Interests: sociology of work, comparative social systems, sociological statistics, juvenile delinquency, control of crime, workplace democracy, labor reform, social inequity, urban restoration, Sweden, Estonia and sociology of war
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Linda L. Haas (Retired)

Phone: 317-274-8981
Fax: 317-278-3654
Appointments: Professor Emeritus of Sociology
Adjunct Professor of Women's Studies
Academic Interests: linkages between work, family and gender in industrialized societies,especially in Sweden
Teaching: Gender and Society, Families and Work, Gender and Work, Social Problems, Research Methods
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James R. Hunter (Retired)

[Photo]: James R. Hunter

Appointments: Lecturer in Sociology (Retired)
Academic Interests: social problems and theory
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Colin J. Williams (Retired)

[Photo]: Colin J. Williams

Campus Address: CA 303J
Phone: 317-274-4454
Appointments: Professor of Sociology (Retired)
Academic Interests: sociology of deviant behavior, human sexuality, sociological theory, and sociology of sexual behavior (especially human sexual variations)
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Patricia Ann Wittberg (Retired)

[Photo]: Patricia Ann Wittberg

Campus Address: CA 303
Phone: 317-274-8981
Appointments: Professor Emeritus of Sociology
Academic Interests: sociology of religion, formal organizations, urban sociology, community, and church and nonprofit organizations
Teaching: sociology of religion, formal organizations, urban sociology, community, sociology capstone
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