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Sociology Faculty

Arthur S. Alderson
Phone: 812-856-5883   Biographical Sketch   Website
Professor. Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 1997.
Comparative and Historical Sociology, Social Stratification, Economic and Political Sociology, International Development
Keera Allendorf
Phone: 812-855-1540   Website   Vita
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 2009.
Demography, Family, Health, Gender, India, Nepal
Weihua An
Phone: 812-856-1370   Vita  Website
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., Harvard University, 2011.
Quantitative Methods, Social Network Analysis, Causal Inference, Organizations, Health and Social Policy
Stephen Benard
Phone: 812-856-7418   Website
Associate Professor. Ph.D., Cornell University, 2008. 
Social Psychology, Intergroup Conflict & Cooperation, Gender, Collective Action, Inequality, Theory, and Social Networks
Clem Brooks
Phone: 812-855-8939   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Rudy Professor. Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1994.
Electoral Politics, Public Opinion, Social Change, Quantitative Methods, Welfare States
Jessica Calarco
Phone: 812-856-5499    Biographical Sketch   Vita   Website
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
Education, Family, Children and Youth, Culture, Stratification, Social Interaction, Ethnography
Youngjoo Cha
Phone: 812-856-1798   Vita   Website
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., Cornell University, 2010.
Gender Inequality, Work, Labor Markets, Mobility, Social Inequality, Organizations, Employment Discrimination, Quantitative Methods
Donna Eder
Phone: 812-855-4895   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Professor. Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 1979.
Sociology of Education, Gender, Race, Language
Thomas Gieryn
Phone: 812-855-2569   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Rudy Professor. Ph.D., Columbia University, 1979.
Place, Science, Culture
Timothy Hallett
Phone: 812-856-1426   Biographical Sketch   Vita   Website
Associate Professor. Ph.D., Northwestern University, 2003.
Inhabited Institutionalism, Social Psychology, Organizations, Culture, Theory, Ethnography
Andrew Halpern-Manners
Phone: 812-855-3988   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Assistant Professor. Ph.D. University of Minnesota, 2013.
Social Demography, Sociology of Education, Stratification, Survey Methods
Elaine Hernandez
Phone: 812-855-0124
Assistant Professor.
Pamela Braboy Jackson
Phone: 812-855-2540   Biographical Sketch   Vita   Website
Professor. Ph.D., Indiana University, 1993.
Social Psychology, Medical Sociology, Mental Health, Race and Ethnic Relations
Jennifer C. Lee
Phone: 812-856-2522   Biographical Sketch
Associate Professor. Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2007.
Sociology of Education, Stratification and Asian American Studies
J. Scott Long
Phone: 812-855-7617   Biographical Sketch   Vita   Website
Distinguished Professor. Ph.D., Cornell University, 1977.
Sociology of Science, Research Methods, Statistics, Health & Aging
Jane McLeod
Phone: 812-856-4583   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Professor. Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1987.
Mental Health, Medical Sociology, Social Psychology, Stratification, Life Course
Patricia McManus
Phone: 812-855- 8970   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Associate Professor. Duke University, 1996.
Stratification and Mobility, Entrepreneurship, Work, Welfare State, Quantitative Methods
Ethan Michelson
Phone: 812-856-1521   Biographical Sketch   Website
Associate Professor. Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2003.
China, Law and Society, Work and Occupations, Development
Dina Okamoto
Phone: 812-855-1547   Vita   Website
Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Arizona, 2001
Race/Ethnicity, Immigration, Collective Behavior/Social Movements, Inequality
Eliza Pavalko
Phone: 812-855-7629   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Allen D. and Polly S. Grimshaw Professor. Ph.D., Florida State University, 1987.
Aging and the Life Course, Medical Sociology, Family and Work
Brea L. Perry
Phone: 812-856-0447   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Associate Professor. Ph.D., Indiana University, 2008.
Medical Sociology, Social Networks, Biosociology, Mental Illness, Quantitative Methods
Bernice A. Pescosolido
Phone: 812-855-3841   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Distinguished Professor. Ph.D., Yale University, 1982.
Medical Sociology, Suicide, Social Networks, Mental Health/Illness
Brian Powell
Phone: 812-855- 7624   Biographical Sketch   Vita
James H. Rudy Professor and Department Chair. Ph.D., Emory University, 1984.
Sociology of Family, Sociology of Education, Gender, Social Psychology
Robert Robinson
Phone: 812-855-3987   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Chancellor's Professor. Ph.D., Yale University, 1979.
Sociology of Religion, Inequality, Political Sociology, Historical/Comparative Sociology
Fabio Rojas
Phone: 812-856-1491   Biographical Sketch   Vita   Website
Associate Professor. Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2003.
Organizational Analysis, Political Sociology of Social Movements, Sociology of Education, Mathematical Sociology
Cate Taylor
Phone:  Vita   Website
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., Cornell University, 2010.
Gender, Social Inequality, Social Psychology, Health, Work and Occupations, Experimental Methods, Collection of Biomarkers of Stress, Organizational Diversity
Peggy A. Thoits
Phone: 812-856-2243   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Virginia L. Roberts Professor. Ph.D., Stanford University, 1978.
Social Psychology, Sociology of Mental Health and Mental Illness, Sociology of Emotions, Self and Identity, Stress and Coping
Christine M. Von Der Haar
Phone: 812-856-4198   Biographical Sketch   Website
Senior Lecturer. Ph.D., Indiana University, 1985.
Social Psychology, Media and Society, Public Opinion.
Pamela B. Walters
Phone: 812-855- 6969   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Rudy Professor. Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University, 1984.
Sociology of Education, Stratification/Inequality, Comparative/Historical Sociology
Martin S. Weinberg
Phone: 812-855- 7208   Biographical Sketch   Vita
Professor. Ph.D., Northwestern University, 1965.
Human Sexuality, The Body, Interpretative Sociology, Deviance
David Zaret
Phone: 812-855- 2074   Biographical Sketch   Website
Professor. D.Phil., Oxford University, 1977.
Historical Sociology, Social History, Social Theory