Faculty: Sociology

School of Natural and Social Sciences:
Sociology Faculty (Board of Study)

Matthew Immergut (on leave Spring 2016–Fall 2016)
Associate Professor of Sociology
BA, Prescott College; MA, PhD, Drew University.

Chrys Ingraham (on leave Fall 2015)
Professor of Sociology
BA, MA, MPA, PhD, Syracuse University.

Kristen Karlberg
Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology
BS, Stephens College; MPH, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences; PhD, University of California, San Francisco.

Wendy McKenna
Professor of Sociology
BA, Antioch College; PhD, City University of New York.

Lisa Jean Moore
Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies and
Doris and Carl Kempner Distinguished Professor (2015–17)
BA, Tufts University; MPH, University of California, Berkeley; PhD, University of California, San Francisco. SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities.

Alexis Maxine Silver
Assistant Professor of Sociology
BA, Colorado College; MA, PhD, University of North Carolina.

Liza G. Steele
Assistant Professor of Sociology
BA, Columbia University; MA, PhD, Princeton University.

Contributing Faculty

Mary Kosut: Media, Society, and the Arts (School of Film and Media Studies)

Faculty Emeriti

Thomas E. Dow Jr.
Professor Emeritus of Sociology

BA, City University of New York; MA, PhD, University of Pennsylvania.

Joseph Fashing
Associate Professor Emeritus of Sociology

BA, MA, University of California, Santa Barbara; PhD, University of Oregon; JD, Pace University.

John Howard
Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Sociology

BA, Brandeis University; MA, New York University; PhD, Stanford University; JD, Pace University.

Nathaniel Siegel
Professor Emeritus of Sociology

BA, Brooklyn College; MA, PhD, New York University. Senior vice president for academic affairs, Purchase College, 1979–94.

Updated Aug. 11, 2015

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