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Sociology

Faculty and Staff

Full-Time Faculty Members

Specialities/CoursesContact Information

Delores (Kandee) Cleary, Ph.D., ProfessorDepartment Chair

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Faculty Advisor

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

 

Email: Kandee Cleary—Farrell Hall 442, Ph. 963-2152/2195

 

 

Laura Appleton,Ph.D., Professor

 

Faculty Advisor

Social roles, social movements, social theory / SOC 320, SOC 350, SOC 367

Email: Laura Appleton—Farrell Hall 443, Ph. 963-1344

 

Eric Cheney, Ph.D., Associate Professor

 

 

 

 

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 426, Ph. 963-1277

 

 

 

 

Athena Griffith,  Full-Time Lecturer

Racial and Ethnic Relations, Human Values, Criminology, Marital and Sexual Lifestyles / SOC 352, SOC 107, SOC 445, SOC 367Email: griffithat@cwu.edu  -- Farrell Hall 439, Ph: 963-2204

Mike Harrod, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

 

 

 

Faculty Advisor

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

Email: Mike Harrod —Farrell Hall 425, Ph. 963-3131

 

 

 

Judy Hennessy, Ph.D., Associate Professor

 

 

Faculty Advisor

Social welfare & poverty, gender, sociology of work, sociology of family / SOC 351, SOC 357, SOC 442, SOC 460

Email: Judy Hennessy —Farrell Hall 437, 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 439, Ph-963-2227

Kirk Johnson, Ph.D., ProfessorDean of COTS

 

 

Criminology, delinquency, victimization, organizations, methods / Currently not teaching

Email: Kirk Johnson—Dean's Office - Dean Hall 130, Ph. 963-1866

 

Pamela McMullin Messier, Ph.D., Assistant 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 425, Ph. 963-2222

 

 

 

Michael Mulcahy, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Des Moines

 

 

 

 

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 440, 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—Farrell Hall 439, Ph. 963-2061

 

 

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

Part-Time Faculty Members

  

Peggy Roberts, M.S. , Adjunct Lecturer

SOC 101, SOC 107

 

Email:Peggy Roberts

 

Erica Stange, Adjunct Lecturer

 

Social Problems, Principals of Sociology, Gender Roles in Society

Email:Erica Stange—West-side Lecturer, Ph. 360-320-9399

 

Emeritus Faculty Members  
William Benson, Ph.D.Emeritus - Not teachingEmail: William Benson
Jack Dugan, Ph.D., ProfessorDeceased
David Kaufman, Ph.D.Emeritus - Not teaching Email: David Kaufman
Charles McGehee, Ph.D.Emeritus - Not teachingEmail: Charles McGehee

Staff

  
Noella WyattDepartment SecretaryEmail: Noella Wyatt—Farrell Hall 409, Ph. 963-1305