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Cecilia  Ford

Cecilia Ford

Professor Emerita, English and sociology

Expert on sociolinguistics, specializing in conversation analysis, gender and language, and the uses of language in spoken interaction

Myra  Ferree

Myra Ferree

Professor, sociology

Comparative studies of gender and politics, especially European and American feminist movements

Doug Maynard

Doug Maynard

Professor, sociology

Using audio and video recordings, I study the practices of talk and interaction in legal, medical and other settings

Gary Green

Gary Green

Professor, rural sociology

Expert on community and economic development

Brian Christens

Brian Christens

Associate professor, human ecology; faculty director, Center for Community & Nonprofit Studies

Expert on processes of community change

Pamela Herd

Pamela Herd

Professor, public affairs and sociology

Expert on social welfare policies, including Social Security, Medicare and long-term care policies, and public polling.

Sida Liu

Sida Liu

Assistant professor, sociology and law

Expert on the sociology of law, professions, and contemporary Chinese society

Elizabeth Mertz

Elizabeth Mertz

Professor, law

Expert on use of social science in law (especially families and children in divorce and/or abuse cases), legal education

Mary  McEniry

Mary McEniry

Research scientist, sociology

Expert on health of older adults in the developing world

Thomas Heberlein

Thomas Heberlein

Professor emeritus, community and environmental sociology

Expert on environmental attitudes, sociology of hunting, wolf restoration

Jane Piliavin

Jane Piliavin

Professor emerita, sociology

Knowledgeable in altruism and helping behavior, health consequences of community participation, the sociology of sport