Paul S. Dean

Associate Professor of Sociology-Anthropology, Social Justice, Department Chair
Elliott Hall 211C
740-368-3837
psdean@owu.edu

Stratification and Inequality; Race and Ethnicity; Social Justice; Social Movements; Economic Sociology; Sociological Theory; Globalization; First-Gen Students; Service Learning

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John C. Durst

Associate Professor of Sociology-Anthropology, Social Justice
Elliott Hall 211B
740-368-3090
jcdurst@owu.edu

Criminology; Deviant Behavior; Punishment and Society; Rural/Appalachia; Immigration; Mental Health; Social Justice; Urban/Community Studies; Revitalization of Neighborhoods

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Vanessa M. Hildebrand

Assistant Professor of Sociology-Anthropology
Elliott Hall 309
740-368-3786
vmhildebrand@owu.edu

Medical Anthropology; Development, Policy, and Global Health; Midwifery; Medical Education; Gender and Feminist Theory; Cultures of Biomedicine and Ethnomedicine; Maternal and Infant Health; Family; Research Methods; Southeast Asia, Indonesia, USA.

 

M. Alper Yalçinkaya

Associate Professor of Sociology-Anthropology
Elliott Hall 312
740-368-3923
mayalcin@owu.edu

Critical Social Thought; Science, Technology and Society; Sociology of Religion; Cultural and Social Change; Global Inequality; Culture, Art and Literature; Sociology of Emotions; Middle Eastern Societies

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Jimmy D. Taylor

Part-Time Faculty Sociology-Anthropology
Elliott Hall 211
740-368-3835
jdtaylor@owu.edu

Lexine M. Trask

Part-Time Faculty Sociology-Anthropology
Elliott Hall 211
740-368-3835
lmtrask@owu.edu