Committees

Department of Sociology Standing Committees: Fall 2019 & Spring 2020

(updated September 9th, 2019)

Executive Committee

  • Patrick Heller, Chair
  • Scott Frickel, DGS
  • Carrie Spearin, Undergraduate co-director
  • Laura Lopez-Sanders
  • Susan Short

Graduate Committee

  • Scott Frickel, DGS
  • Zhenchao Qian
  • Dan Hirschman (Fall)
  • Josh Pacewicz (Spring)

Undergraduate Committee (Sociology/SAR)

  • Carrie Spearin, SAR Advisor and Co-Director of Undergraduate Studies
  • Patrick Heller, Advisor and Co-Director of Undergraduate Studies
  • Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve, Advisor
  • Margot Jackson, Advisor
  • Michael Kennedy, Advisor

Department Diversity Committee

  • Patrick Heller (Chair)
  • Scott Frickel, DGS
  • Emily Rauscher
  • Karolina Dos Santos
  • Nabila Islam
  • Undergraduate Student (AB, ScB) elected
  • Undergraduate Student (AB, ScB) elected

Masters In Social Analysis and Research

  • David Lindstrom, Director
  • Carrie Spearin, Associate Director
  • Margot Jackson (Soc 2010 instructor)

BEO Steering Committee

  • Lisa DiCarlo
  • Patrick Heller

Target of Opportunity Committee

  • Mark Suchman (chair)
  • Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve
  • Jayanti Owens
  • Amanda Ball (Student representative)

S4 Search Committee

  • Michael White (Chair)
  • John Logan
  • Timmons Roberts
  • Student Rep TBA

Student Liaison (formerly Ombudsperson)

  • Josh Pacewicz

Colloquia Committee

  • Jayanti Owens
  • Clare Wan

Sociology Theory Speaker Series

  • Paget Henry

Library Representative

  • Daniel Hirschman

Sheridan Center Liaison

  • Michael Kennedy

Graduate Representatives

  • Katie Duarte
  • Maria Lopez Portillo
  • Ike Uri

Professional Development

  • Hilary Barker
  • Tate Kihara

Graduate Event and Space Planners

  • Bryan Natividad
  • TBA

Sheridan Center and Teaching

  • Salma Mutwafy

Graduate Student Council

  • Keenan Wilder
  • TBA