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Research Interests: Social Inequality; Poverty; Families; Organizations; Qualitative Methods
Research Interests: Social Theory; Global and Transnational Sociology; Cultural Sociology and Sociology of Knowledge; Empire and Colonialism; Race and Ethnicity; Historical and Ethnographic Methods
Research Interests: Development; Historical Sociology; Historiography; Sociology of Empires; Nationalism; Sociology of Knowledge; World-Systems Analysis
Dissertation: Rethinking Empire: Democratization, Socialism, Nationalism and Early 20th Century German and Russian Colonialism.
Committee Members: Michael Kennedy (chair), Nitsan Chorev, Josh Pacewicz
Research Interests: Political Sociology; Sociology of Knowledge & Expertise; Comparative Historical Sociology; Qualitative Methods
Research Interests: Asian Americans; Social Construction of Knowledge; Race and Ethnicity; W.E.B. Du Bois; Du Boisian Sociology; Sociological Theories of Race; Quantitative Methods; Inequality; Housing
Research Interests: Environmental Sociology; Latin America; Fisheries; Sociology of Knowledge and Science; Social Movements
Dissertation (working title): An upwelling of expertise: The collapse of the Peruvian anchoveta fishery and the rise of grassroots science, 1973-2000.
Committee Members: Scott Frickel (Chair), Nitsan Chorev, Michael Kennedy, José Carlos Orihuela (Catholic University of Peru (PUCP)), David Hess (Vanderbilt University)