Students

Jurgita Abromaviciute's picture
PhD Candidate
Office: 435

I am a Ph.D. candidate in sociology. My research interests include Social Psychology, Theory, Gender, and Social Networks.

I am currently working on a dissertation project that aims to dissect the effects of gender, parenthood, and partnership status on the workplace discrimination....

Angela Addae's picture

Angela is a 3rd year doctoral student in Sociology. Her general research interests surround the Sociology of Organizations and the Sociology of Law. Specifically, Angela focuses on Social Entrepreneurship and the legal issues encountered by social enterprises and similar hybrid organizations....

Nadina Anderson's picture

Nadina Anderson is currently a 2nd year PhD student in Sociology, having received her B.A. in 2010 in Sociology from Stanford University. Her interests include social psychology, gender, and Eurasian Studies. She is currently writing her master's thesis on Ukrainian emigration and is...

Kathryn Freeman Anderson's picture
Graduate Associate
Office: Social Sciences 406

Kathryn is a third-year Ph.D. student in sociology at the University of Arizona.  She is interested in race/ethnicity, health and health care, urban sociology, inequality, and quantitative methods.  Specifically, she is interested in understanding the social sources of health disparities.  She...

Tracy Bacon's picture

Tracy is a doctoral candidate in sociology. Her interests include consumption, food, culture, social networks, and organizations. She is developing a dissertation project that examines the organizations involved in creating discourse around the family meal and the extent to which families'...

Eliza Benites-Gambirazio's picture
Office: Social Sciences 435

Eliza is a third-year Ph.D. student in sociology at the University of Arizona. 

She did her first MA thesis on Transantiago, the reform of public transportation in Santiago de Chile. Her research sought to understand the process of modernization through interviews with public policy...

Kelly Bergstrand's picture
Office: Soc Sci 436

Kelly Bergstrand is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Arizona and specializes in social movements, environmental sociology, and social psychology. Her current research projects include examining the role of grievances in mobilization, investigating activism on the US-Mexico border, and...

Eric Bjorklund's picture
TEL: (520) 621-1471
Office: Soc Sci 416

Eric is a fourth-year Ph.D. student in sociology at the University of Arizona.  His interests include stratification/inequality, political economy, social policy, political sociology and fiscal sociology. In particular, he is interested in...

Hannah Clarke's picture

Hannah is a Ph.D. student in sociology at the University of Arizona. Her interests include culture, consumers and consumption, economic sociology, environmental sociology, and religion. She is especially interested in...

Jessie K. Finch's picture
Ph.D. Candidate
TEL: (520) 260-9538
FAX: (520) 621-9875
Office: Soc Sci 436

Jessie K. Finch is a Sociology Ph.D. Candidate currently in her 6th year. She specializes in race and ethinicity, the criminalization of immigration, identity conflict, social psychology, and Latino/a health disparities. She is also interested in culture, specifically popular culture and media....

Krista Frederico's picture
Office: Soc Sci 426a

Krista is a second-year PhD student in Sociology at The University of Arizona.  She is interested in gender, organizations, social movements, and law.  Currently, she is interested in Family Responsibility Discrimination in the workplace and studying the benefits of organizational integration of...

Michael Gibson's picture
Graduate Teaching Associate

Michael Gibson is a PhD student at the University of Arizona in the School of Sociology. He received his MA in sociology from the University of Arizona and BA in sociology from the University of Missouri - Saint Louis. Regarding subfields, he emphasizes the sociology of culture and economic...

Kate Gunby's picture
Office: Social Sciences room 426
Kate is a PhD Candidate in the School of Sociology at the University of Arizona.  Her primary areas of interest are social movements and organizations...
Rene Heavlow's picture
Office: Social Sciences 412

 

René is a second-year PhD student in the School of Sociology at the University of Arizona. She is interested in economic sociology, sociology of finance, race/ethnicity, gender, and culture. She received a B.A. cum laude with honors in Afro-American studies and a minor in ethics from...

Megan Henley's picture
PhD Candidate
TEL: (520) 621-3696
Office: Soc Sci 416

Megan M. Henley is a PhD candidate in Sociology. Her research explores the legitimacy of alternative expertise within the medical system. Her research brings together sociology of gender, knowlege, and reproduction in order to explore how non-medical support fits within the realm of...

Dee Hill Zuganelli's picture
Ph.D. Candidate
TEL: (520) 223-6175
FAX: (520) 621-9875
Office: Social Sciences 436

Hey there.  Thank you for visiting my web page.

My name is Dee Hill Zuganelli.  I am a Ph.D. candidate in Sociology at the University of Arizona.  Prior to enrolling at Arizona, I earned a Master's degree in marriage and family therapy at the...

Beksahn Jang's picture
Teaching Assistant, PhD student
Office: 412

Beksahn Jang is a first year student in sociology. His general research interests include political sociology and the intersection between culture and social networks.
Growing up between the US and South Korea, Beksahn takes particular interest in how these cultural differences color the...

Jacqueline Joslyn's picture
Office: SS 412

Jackie is a 1st year graduate student with research interests in political sociology, sociology of law, sociology of economics, and sociology of knowledge.

Sharon Koppman's picture
TEL: (520) 621-3696
Office: Soc Sci 412
Amanda Lubold's picture
Graduate Associate
TEL: (520) 621-3696
Office: Soc Sci 436
David McBee's picture
TEL: (520) 621-3696
Office: Soc Sci 412
Laureen O'Brien's picture
TEL: (520) 621-3696
Office: Soc Sci 436

Laureen K. O'Brien is a Ph.D. candidate in sociology at the University of Arizona. Her dissertation focuses on mediated employment relationships in the contingent labor market.   

Laureen is engaged in projects related to employment discrimination, managerial employment, temporary...

Meltem Odabas's picture
Office: Social Sciences 430

Meltem is a second-year PhD student, and her areas of interest are social networks, social capital, economic sociology, urban sociology and social movements. She received her Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Economics at Boğaziçi University (Istanbul, Turkey). Her recent works focus on...

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