Lecturer

Biography

Primary areas of research: race/ethnicity/culture, class and women
Prior to pursuing an academic career: Ten years in the nonprofit sector
In the community: Volunteer with Adult and Community Education Center, transitional homeless center for men, and the area's largest food pantry
Around the nation: Consultant to literacy programs and train teachers to teach English as a Second Language (ESL).
M.A. thesis: Homelessness and the Homeless: A State of the Field

Education / Degrees

  • Ph.D., Sociology (in progress), Georgia State University,
  • B.S., Sociology, University of West Georgia, 2007
  • M.A., Sociology, University of West Georgia, 2009
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • SOCI-1101 (Introduction to Sociology) Section: 01
    • SOCI-3943 (American Class System) Section: E01
    • SOCI-4300 (Housing and Homelessness) Section: 01

    Summer 2017 Sections

    • SOCI-4323 (Cultural and Racial Minorities) Section: E01
    • SOCI-4915 (Violence Against Women) Section: E01

    Spring 2017 Sections

    Fall 2016 Sections

    Summer 2016 Sections

    • SOCI-4323 (Cultural and Racial Minorities) Section: E01
    • SOCI-4915 (Violence Against Women) Section: E01

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: 02
    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: 50G
    • SOCI-3943 (American Class System) Section: 01
    • SOCI-4300 (Housing and Homelessness) Section: 01

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: 03
    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: 07G
    • UWG-1101 (First Year Univ. Experience) Section: 33
    • SOCI-4373 (Visual Sociology) Section: 01
    • SOCI-4915 (Violence Against Women) Section: E01

    Summer 2015 Sections

    • SOCI-4915 (Violence Against Women) Section: E01

    Spring 2015 Sections

    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: E01
    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: L2O
    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: LXO
    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: 07G
    • SOCI-4373 (Visual Sociology) Section: 01
    • SOCI-4999 (Intersection of Race and Sex) Section: 01

    Fall 2014 Sections

    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: N01
    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: 01
    • UWG-1101 (First Year Univ. Experience) Section: 17
    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: 50G
    • SOCI-4323 (Cultural and Racial Minorities) Section: 01
    • SOCI-4915 (Violence Against Women) Section: N01

    Summer 2014 Sections

    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: N01

    Spring 2014 Sections

    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: N01
    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: 03
    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: 06G
    • SOCI-4323 (Cultural and Racial Minorities) Section: 01

    Fall 2013 Sections

    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: N01
    • UWG-1101 (First Year Univ. Experience) Section: 27
    • SOCI-3943 (American Class System) Section: 01
    • SOCI-4999 (Intersection of Race & Sex) Section: 01

    Summer 2013 Sections

    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: N01
    • SOCI-4915 (Violence Against Women) Section: N01

    Spring 2013 Sections

    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: N01
    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: 01
    • SOCI-1101 (Introductory Sociology) Section: 07G
    • SOCI-4323 (Cultural and Racial Minorities) Section: 01
    • SOCI-4915 (Violence Against Women) Section: 01