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Department of Sociology


Former Graduate Students (Ph.D)

  • Ashley Harrell (2017), Assistant Professor of Organizational Studies at University of Michigan
  • Derek M. D. Silva (2017), Assistant Professor at King’s University College in Ontario, Canada
  • Dr. Chris Robinson (2016), Assistant Professor of Sociology at Covenant College, Lookout Mountain, TN
  • Danielle Lewis (2016)
  • Jennifer McLeer (2015) Assistant Professor, Christopher Newport University
  • Jennifer Triplett (2015) Assistant Professor, Anderson University
  • Hyomin Park (2015) Lecturer, Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea
  • Qian Zhang (2015) Maryland Health Care Commission
  • Yamilette Chacon (2014), Queens College
  • Colby King (2013) Assistant Professor, Bridgewater State University
  • Alison McLetchie (2013) Assistant Professor, Claflin University
  • Naomi Simmons (2013) Assistant Professor, Newbury College
  • Mike Steketee (2012) Research Associate, Westat.
  • Nick Berigan (2012) Admin at the Office of Instutional Research and Effectiness, Mercy College of Heath Science

  • Darwin Ramsey (2012) University of Tennessee at Martin
  • Samantha Hauptman (2010), Department Chair and Associalte Professor, University of South Carolina Upstate
  • Lisa Dilks (2010), Assistant Professor, West Virginia University 
  • Dayang Suria Mulia (2009), Senior Lecturer, University of Malaysia.
  • Kyle Irwin (2009), Assistant Professor, Baylor University
  • Lynn Frederick (2009) Assistant Professor, Texas
  • Pamela Emanuelson (2008), Assistant Professor, North Dakota State University
  • Pamela Ray Koch (2008), Associate Professor, Hope College
  • Ying Yang (2008), Associate Professor, Shippensburg  University
  • Wenqian Dai (2008), Assistant Professor, University of South Dakota
  • Suzanne Sutphin (2007), Research Assistant Professor, Center for Child and Family Studies, University of South Carolina
  • John Eagle Shutt (2007), Assistant Professor, University of Louisville 
  • Christine Witkowski (2007), Instructor, Midlands Technical College
  • Alex O. Miller (2007) Assistant Professor, Delaware County Community College
  • Chris Robinson (2007) Associate Pastor of Youth & Families, Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church
  • Holly Ventura (2006) Assistant Professor, University of North Florida
  • Sangyoub Park (2004) Associate Professor, Washburn University
  • Susan Frazier Kahl (2004) Professor, North Greenville University
  • Sangmoon Kim (2004) Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina-Wilmington
  • J. Scott Carter (2003) Associate Professor, University of Central Florida
  • Megumi Omori (2003) Associate Professor and Chair, Bloomsburg University
  • Danielle Taana Smith (2003) Associate Professor, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Mitch Mackinem (2003) Assistant Professor, Department of History & Social Sciences, Claflin University
  • Paul Roof (2002) Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology & Anthropology, College of Charleston
  • Mamadi Corra (2002) Associate Professor, East Carolina University
  • Virginia Martin (2002) Deceased (formerly Department of Sociology, Appalachian State University)
  • James Adcock (2001) Founder JMA Forensics, West Haven, CT
  • Linda Bridges Karr (2001) University of Groningen, Netherlands
  • Gretchen Koehler (2001) Assistant Dean, Educational Affairs, University of South Florida
  • Wesley Abercrombie (2001) Instructor of Sociology, Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences, Midlands Technical College
  • Casey Borch (2001) Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Patricia Graham (2000) Part-Time Instructor, Department of Sociology, Social Work & Criminal Justice, Augusta State University
  • David Rowlee (2000) Senior Vice President at Integrated Healthcare Strategies
  • Marilyn Dudley-Rowley (2000) CEO & Chief Research Scientist, Oceanic Polar Space, AK
  • Tasha Anderson (2000) University of Maryland University College adjunct, federal Government employee
  • Janeen Demi-Smith (2000) Executive Director of Assessment, Enrollment and Research Office, Colorado Springs School District 11
  • Bettina Friese (2000) Associate Research Scientist, Prevention Research Center, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation
  • Jennifer Stewart (2000) Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Grand Valley State University
  • Karin Roof (2000) Survey Analyst, Institutional Research Center, College of Charleston
  • Joong-Hwan Oh (1999) Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Hunter College, CUNY
  • Vinetta Witt (1999) Professor, Department of Sociology, Newberry College
  • Paul Nisbet (1998) Preseident, One Research, LLC
  • Sherry P. Smith (1997), Associate Professor of Sociology, Georgia State University, Dunwoody Campus, Department of Cultural & Behavioral Sciences,
  • Pidi Zhang (1997) Associate Professor, Department of Sociology & Anthropology, Georgia Southern University
  • Tonji Durant (1997) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Lisa Eargle (1996) Full Professor and Chair of Department of Sociology, Francis Marion University
  • Kimberly McCabe (1996) Dean, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, Professor, Department of Sociology, Lynchburg College
  • Meifang Zhang (1993) Professor of Sociology, Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences, Midlands Technical College
  • Yoebong Lee (1989) Professor, Kangnan Univeristy, Republic of Korea