Eric Bjorklund

About Eric Bjorklund

Eric is a Ph.D candidate in sociology at the University of Arizona. He specializes in stratification/inequality, political economy, and political sociology. At present he is using a mixed methods approach to analyze the social and political consequences of rising economic insecurity among white working class men in the United States over the last generation. He has an M.A. in Sociology from the University of Arizona (2012) and a B.A. in Sociology from the University of Arizona (2009).

Research Interests

Stratification/Inequality, Political Economy, Political Sociology, and Quantitative Methods

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Eric Bjorklund
Ph.D Candidate


Dissertation Title

Like a Fire Bell in the Night: The Socio-Political Consequences of Rising Economic Insecurity amongst White Working Class Men

Courses Taught

Research Methods

Social Inequality

Introduction to Sociology

Sociology of Music 

Social Problems in the United States

The Good Society