Teresa Abada, Associate Professor

Teresa Abada
  • Social, cultural, human capital;
  • Migration;
  • Immigrant health;
  • Immigrant integration;
  • Economic and social integration of children of immigrants

SSC 5429
519-661-2111 x83690
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Tracey Adams, Professor

Tracey Adams
  • Work;
  • Professions;
  • Regulation of professions in Canada;
  • Social inequality;
  • Gendered professions;
  • Health professions

SSC 5328
519-661-2111 x85120
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Dale Ballucci, Assistant Professor

Dale Ballucci
  • Sociology of Law;
  • Sociology of childhood;
  • Criminology and Policing;
  • Young offenders;
  • Theories of Governance;
  • Administration of the criminal justice system

SSC 5403
519-661-2111 x85140
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David Calnitsky, Assistant Professor

David Calnitsky
  • Economic Sociology;
  • Inequality;
  • Gender;
  • Work;
  • Poverty;
  • Social policy
ON LEAVE Jan. 1 - June 30

SSC 5402
519-661-2111 x81380
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Kate H. Choi, Associate Professor
Director, Centre for Research on Social Inequality

Kate Choi
  • Social inequality;
  • Social Stratification;
  • International migration;
  • Family demography;
  • Racial and socioeconomic disparities

SSC 5331
519-661-2111 x85115
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Patrick Denice, Assistant Professor

Patrick Denice
  • Social inequality, social stratification, and mobility;
  • Life course;
  • Education;
  • Labour markets;
  • Union and non-union influences on wages
ON LEAVE Jan. 1 - June 30

SSC 5407
519-661-2111 x85725
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Janice Forsyth, Associate Professor

Janice Forsyth
  • Aboriginal physical practices, health, and identity;
  • Power relations and the body;
  • Sociology of sport;
  • Sport and Canadian culture;
  • Canadian sport history

Michael Gardiner, Professor

Michael Gardiner
  • Sociological theory;
  • Theories of affect (especially boredom);
  • Sociology of the everyday;
  • Utopia;
  • Dialogical social theory (the work of Mikhail Bakhtin in particular)
ON LEAVE Jan. 1 - June 30

SSC 5424
519-661-2111 x85139
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Michael Haan, Associate Professor
Director, Statistics Canada Research Data Centre at Western

Michael Haan
  • Demography;
  • Immigrant settlement;
  • Labour market integration;
  • Migration;
  • Data development;
  • Longitudinal data analysis

SSC 5412
519-661-2111 x85110
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Anders Holm, Professor

Anders Holm
  • Quantitative methods;
  • Socioeconomic status over the lifecourse;
  • Social stratification;
  • Inter-generational mobility;
  • Sociology of health

SSC 5327
519-661-2111 x 85515
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Laura Huey, Professor

Laura Huey
  • Policing;
  • Criminal victimization;
  • Mental health;
  • Extremism;
  • Qualitative research methods;
  • Evidence based policy-making
ON LEAVE Jan. 1 - June 30

SSC 5213
519-661-2111 x85151
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Wolfgang Lehmann, Professor

Wolfgang Lehmann
  • Social inequality;
  • Social class;
  • Sociology of work;
  • Higher education;
  • Vocational education;
  • School-work transitions

SSC 5430
519-661-2111 x85385
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Rachel Margolis, Associate Professor
Undergraduate Chair, Department of Sociology

Rachel Margolis
  • Demography;
  • Social inequality;
  • Family change;
  • Aging

SSC 5326
519-661-2111 x82850
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Kaitlynn Mendes, Associate Professor

Kaitlynn Mendes
  • Gender inequality;
  • Social media;
  • Sexual violence;
  • Youth;
  • Mixed methods research

SSC 5415
519-661-2111 x87356
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Anabel Quan-Haase, Professor

Anabel Quan-Haase
  • New media and social change;
  • Digital activism;
  • Social media;
  • Social networks;
  • Digital social capital;
  • Scholarly digital communication

SSC 5413
519-661-2111 x86952
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Howard Ramos, Professor
Chair, Sociology

  • Political sociology;
  • Immigration;
  • Equity, diversity, inclusion;
  • Social change;
  • Media studies;
  • Secondary cities

SSC 5316
519-661-2111 x85142
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Scott Schaffer, Associate Professor

Scott Schaffer
  • Contemporary and global social theory;
  • Processes of social change;
  • Social inclusion;
  • Social ethics;
  • Public sociology;
  • Cultural critique, and Resistance movements

Kim Shuey, Associate Professor

Kim Shuey
  • Health and disability across the life course;
  • Transmission of health across generations;
  • Precarious employment, work and health;
  • Environmental sociology.

SSC 5426
519-661-2111 x85135
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Sean Waite, Assistant Professor

Sean Waite
  • Social inequality;
  • Gender inequality;
  • Higher education outcomes;
  • LGBTQ and the labour market;
  • LGBTQ identity, poverty and health;
  • Criminology and deviance

SSC 5401
519-661-2111 x87689
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Andrea Willson, Associate Professor

Andrea Willson
  • Social inequality over the life course;
  • Aging and the life course;
  • Health effects of socioeconomic status across generations;
  • Quantitative research

SSC 5423
519-661-2111 x85132
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Yoko Yoshida, Associate Professor

  • Immigration and integration;
  • Social statistics;
  • Race and ethnicity;
  • Social inequality;
  • Inequality in health

SSC 5409
519-661-2111 x85045
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Anna Zajacova, Associate Professor
Graduate Chair, Department of Sociology

Anna Zajacova
  • Social epidemiology;
  • Health inequalities;
  • Demography;
  • Lifecourse and aging;
  • Ethnicity;
  • Quantitative methods

SSC 5330
519-661-2111 x85123
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