2016/2017 Job Candidates

 

CANDIDATE   DISSERTATION TITLE   DISSERTATION COMMITTEE

 

Amber Tierney 

 

"Captive Peoples: How Grievances and Institutional Targets Influence Mobilization and Consequent Outcomes" 

 

 Edwin Amenta (Chair), Francesca Polletta, Ruben RumbautLouis DeSipio 

 

Bonnie Bui

  "The Costs of Isolation: An Examination of the Association between Social Integration and Physical and Mental Health"    Katherine Faust (Chair), Cynthia Lakon, Kristin Turney, Bryan Sykes 

 

Britni Adams

  "Fathers Behind Bars: A Qualitative Examination of Father-Child Relationships During Incarceration"  

Kristen Turney (Chair), David Snow, Jodi Quas, Andrew Penner

 

Christine Tomlinson

  "Masters of the Realm: Understanding Success and Achievement Among Women in Video Games"   

 Francesca Polletta (Chair), Katie Bolzendahl (Chair), Tom Boellstorff 

 

Daniel Schneider

 

"Gendering Profession: Experiences of Nursing in the U.S."

  Judy Stepan-Norris (Chair), Matt Huffman, Belinda Robnett, Ellen Olshansky 

 

Eulalie Laschever

 

"Firing the Starting Gun: How the Gun Control and Gun Rights Movements Responded to, and Capitalized on, the Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting"

 

 David Meyer (Chair), David Snow, Charles Ragin, Edwin Amenta 

 

Jessica Kizer

  "Skin Color Stratification and the Family: Sibling Differences and the Consequences for Inequality"   Andrew Penner (Chair), Cynthia Feliciano, Stan Bailey, Kirsten Turney

 

Matthew Pearce 

  "Macro - Macro Emergence: The Internet as a Cultural Institution"   Evan Schofer (Chair), David Frank, Ann Hironaka

 

Nolan Phillips

  "In Case of Emergency, Don't Break Glass: The Emergency Management Organizational Field as a Glassy Regime"     Carter T. Butts (chair), Katherine Faust, David John Frank, Evan Schofer

 

Robert MacPherson 

  "Neomercantilism and the Long-Term Structure of the Eurozone Crisis"    David Smith (Chair), Nina Bandelj, Charles Ragin, Judith Stepan-Norris 

 

Sean Drake

  "Academic Apartheid: School Segregation and the Criminalization of Failure in an Integrated, Diverse, and Affluent Community"    Jennifer Lee (Chair), David Snow, Jacob Avery, Gilberto Conchas 

 

Yader Lanuza 

  "My Family's Keeper: Immigrant-Native Differences in Children's Household Contributions"     Cynthia Feliciano (Chair), Nina Bandelj, Judith Treas, Rubén Rumbaut

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