News - Sociology
Monday, November 7, 2016
»Lindsey Wilkinson and Maura Kelly, Sociology faculty, authored “(Still) Building a More Diverse Workforce in the Highway Trades: 2016 Evaluation of the ODOT/BOLI Highway Construction Workforce Development Program,” a final report for the Oregon Bureau of
Monday, October 31, 2016
»Lindsey Wilkinson and Maura Kelly, Sociology faculty, authored “Evaluation of Pre-Apprenticeship and Retention Services in the Trades: Interim Report on Waves I and II,” an interim report submitted to Oregon Tradeswomen, Inc. and Constructing Hope.
Monday, October 24, 2016
»Maura Kelly and Lindsey Wilkinson, Sociology faculty, had their research featured in a news story on OPB titled “Report: Discrimination Harming Efforts to Diversify Oregon Highway Workforce” and in an Oregonian article titled “Oregon's Road Construction C
»Hyeyoung Woo, Sociology faculty, presented “Increased Resources or Incompatible Roles?: Union Status and College Completion among Young Adults in the U.S.,” in the Department of Sociology at Yonsei University in Seoul, Korea.
»Amy Langenkamp and Dara Shifrer, Sociology faculty, co-authored “Family Legacy or Family Pioneer? Social Class Differences in the Way Adolescents Construct College-Going,” forthcoming in the Journal of Adolescent Research.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Monday, October 3, 2016
»Dara Shifrer, Sociology faculty, co-presented “Reproduction of Social Class through Class Differences in Mental Health and Parenting” at the 2016 annual meeting of the American Sociological Association, Seattle.
»Amy Lubitow, Sociology faculty (with support from student Kyla Tompkins), gave a presentation about the obstacles that prevent women and minorities from becoming routine cyclists at the Sustainable Cycling Futures conference in England.
»Daniel Jaffee, Sociology faculty, presented "Bottled Water, Commodification, and Rural Contestation in the U.S. and Canada” at the 14th World Congress of Rural Sociology in Toronto, Canada.
»Emily Fitzgibbons Shafer, Sociology faculty, former student Lauren Ferguson, and others presented “Does the Attitude that Fathers are More Important for Sons than Daughters Vary by Race/Ethnicity?” at the 2016 annual meeting of the American Sociological A
»Bob Liebman, Sociology faculty, directed PSU's CyberPDX summer program, which was profiled in the Daily Journal of Commerce Oregon, Aug. 24.
Monday, September 26, 2016
»Amy Lubitow, Sociology faculty, authored a chapter, "Mediating the ‘White Lanes of Gentrification’ in Humboldt Park: Community-Led Economic Development and the Struggle Over Public Space," in the book Bicycle Justice and Urban Transformation, edited by Aa
»Akiko Hashimoto, Sociology visiting faculty, presented "Heroes, Victims, and Perpetrators: The Landscape of War Memories in Japan" at the International Sociological Association Forum of Sociology in Vienna, Austria, in July. Her panel was devoted to colle
Monday, August 1, 2016
»Hyeyoung Woo, Sociology faculty, received $5,000 from the Korea Foundation to hold an annual meeting of the Association of Korean Sociologists in America in Seattle on Aug. 19.
»Jenny Pearson and Lindsey Wilkinson, Sociology faculty, co-authored “Same-Sex Sexuality and Educational Attainment: The Pathway to College,” published in the advance online publication of the Journal of Homosexuality, May 26.
»Melissa Thompson, Sociology faculty, and Kimberly Barsamian Kahn, Psychology faculty, co-authored “Mental Health, Race, and Police Contact: Intersections of Risk and Trust in the Police,” in Policing: an International Journal of Police Strategies & Manage
»Rebecca Callahan and Dara Shifrer, Sociology faculty, co-authored an article “Equitable Access for Secondary English Learner Students: Course Taking and Castaneda's Program Evaluation Component,” Educational Administration Quarterly, Vol. 52, No. 3, pp. 4