Sociology

Faculty and Staff

 

Full-Time Faculty Members

Specialities/CoursesContact Information
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Faculty Advisor

Crime, Law and Deviance; economic sociology; formal organizations; statistics; research methods / SOC 107, SOC 344, SOC 345, SOC 346, SOC 349, SOC 363, SOC 354, SOC 364, SOC 398, SOC 415, SOC 459, and SOC 489

Email: Eric Cheney—Farrell Hall 416, Ph. 963-2195

 

 

 
Vice President for Inclusivity and Diversity - President's Office
 
For a great video on Social Justice see Tim Wise talking about "White Privilege"
 

Faculty Advisor-Not Teaching

Criminology, life-course, American society, minorities, ethnic studies, American Indian studies / SOC 352, EtS 101, SOC 365, SOC 445

Email: Kandee Cleary—, Ph. 963-2152

 

 

 

 

Mike Harrod, Ph.D., Associate Professor

 

 

 

Faculty Advisor - Not Teaching

Social psychology, criminology theory, intimate partner violence, statistics, research methods / SOC 107, SOC 346, SOC 363, SOC 364

Email: Mike Harrod —Farrell Hall 428, Ph. 963-3131

 

 

 

Judy Hennessy, Ph.D., Professor

 

 

Faculty Advisor

Social welfare & poverty, gender, sociology of family / SOC 350, SOC 357, SOC 442, SOC 460

Email: Judy Hennessy —Farrell Hall 436, Ph. 963-1574

 

Tracey Hoover, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Faculty Advisor

Gender and Identity, Feminist Movements, Family and Socialization, and Media / SOC 107, SOC 445, SOC 369, SOC 351, SOC 325 and SOC 363

Email: Tracey Hoover -- Farrell 427, Ph-963-2227

Pamela McMullin Messier, Ph.D., Associate Professor

 

 

Faculty Advisor

Demography, Aging, Collective Action, Social Justice, Environmental Studies, Family, and Gender & Sexuality/ SOC 101, SOC 107, SOC 326, SOC 380

Email: Pamela McMullin-Messier —Farrell Hall 441, Ph. 963-2222

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Faculty Advisor

Political Sociology, Political Economy, Organizations, Theory, Research / Soc 338, Soc 345, Soc 350, Soc 362, Soc 363, Soc 364, Soc 370, Soc 375, Soc 415, Soc 445, Soc 450, Soc 459, Soc 460, Soc 464, Soc 470

Email: Michael Mulcahy— Ph. 206-439-3800 Ext 3836

PO Box 13490
2400 S. 240th St.
Des Moines, WA 98198

 

 

Nelson Pichardo, Ph.D., Professor

 

 

Faculty Advisor

Ethnic studies, social movements / ETS 101, SOC 107, SOC 362, SOC 365, SOC 425

Email: Nelson Pichardo—Farrell Hall 439, Ph. 963-1348

 

 

Connie Robinson, Ph.D., Full-Time Senior Lecturer

 

 

Historical sociology, political sociology, social movements, race, ethnicity & nation / SOC 101, SOC 107, SOC 370

Email:Connie Robinson —Ph. 963-2061

 

 

Faculty Advisor

Inequalities, race and ethnicity, social class, gender, neighborhoods and communities, social justice, social psychology, statistics. SOC 101, SOC 107, SOC 364.

—Farrell Hall 425, Ph. 963-2204

 

Jessica Strawn, M.A. Sociology, Full-Time Senior LecturerCriminology & communities, juvenile rehabilitation / SOC 101Email:Jessica Strawn—Farrell Hall 424, Ph. 963-1370

 Griff Tester, Ph. D., Assistant Professor

 

 

 

Faculty Advisor

Inequality; urban and community sociology; gender and sexualities; aging. SOC 107, SOC 362, SOC 363, SOC 365, SOC 460

—Farrell Hall 438, Ph. 963-2005

Part-Time Faculty Members

  

Julie Aldcroft, Adjunct Lecturer

SOC 307, SOC 346, SOC 357, SOC 370Email: Julie Aldcroft,—West-side/Online Lecturer
Ericka (Stange) Cooley, Adjunct LecturerSOC 101, SOC 107, SOC 356Email: Ericka Cooley —West-side/Online Lecturer, Ph. 360-320-9399
Jennifer Maclin ,
Adjunct Lecturer
SOC 344, SOC 356, SOC 365, SOC 442Email: Jennifer Maclin,—West-side/Online Lecturer
Peggy Roberts, M.S. ,
Adjunct Lecturer

SOC 101, SOC 107

Email:Peggy Roberts —Michaelsen 228

Elizabeth Schmitz-Binal ,
Adjunct Lecturer
SOC 351, SOC 320Email: Elizabeth Schmitz-Binal,—West-side Lecturer
Lindsey Vaagen ,
Adjunct Lecturer
SOC 301, SOC 310Email: Lindsey Vaagen,—West-side/Online Lecturer
Emeritus Faculty Members  
Laura Appleton,Ph.D., ProfessorDeceased

Articles:

CWU Remembers Laura Appleton

CWU Professor Leaves Behind Lasting Legacy

William Benson, Ph.D.Emeritus - Not teaching 
Jack Dugan, Ph.D., ProfessorDeceasedJack R. Dugan Sociology Award
Kirk Johnson, Ph.D., ProfessorEmeritus - Not teachingArea of teaching: Criminology, delinquency, victimization, organizations, methods
David Kaufman, Ph.D.Emeritus - Not teaching Email: David Kaufman
Charles McGehee, Ph.D.Emeritus - Not teachingEmail: Charles McGehee

Staff

  
Kelly Zakel-LarsonDepartment SecretaryEmail: Kelly Zakel-Larson—Farrell Hall 409, Ph. 509-963-1305
Academic Counselor  
Arthur Manjarrez509-963-3423Email: Arthur Manjarrez