Job Market Candidates

Family, health and medicine, pregnancy

Contact: barshied@sas.upenn.edu

Impression management during job interviews

Contact: ablaszcz@sas.upenn.edu

Social stratification, education, youth and adolescents, elites, family, Chinese societies

Contact: yilinc@sas.upenn.edu
Personal Website: yilinchiang.wordpress.com/
Linkedin: Yi-Lin's Linkedin Page
Curriculum Vitae

"Due Distinction: The Formation of Adolescent Elites in 'Meritocratic' China"

Race, ethnicity, and immigration; social mobility; higher education

Contact: ccru@sas.upenn.edu
Website: www.cccerdas.com/
Curriculum Vitae

"The Unattainable Dream?  How Higher Education Helps and Hinders Latina/o Upward Mobility."

Gender and sexuality, feminist theory, feminism and modernity in Turkey and the Middle East; violence against women; sociology of law; socio-legal studies; gender, law, and sexual violence; cultural sociology; political sociology; qualitative methods; social inequalities.

Contact: ellialti@sas.upenn.edu
Linkedin: Tugce on Linkedin

"Gender Justice in the Wake of Legal Reform and Socio-Political Change: Sexual Violence on Trial in Turkey" (tentative)

Robin L. Leidner (co-chair), Emily C. Hannum (co-chair), Deborah A. Thomas (Anthropology), Fatma Muge Gocek (University of Michigan, Sociology and Women’s Studies)

1) Mexico-U.S. migration, specially topics related to demographic behavior and living conditions of Mexicans in U.S, and labor opportunities of return migrants in Mexico. 2) Effects of legalising abortion on reproductive health outcomes.

Contact: gedith@sas.upenn.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Secularism, revolutions, institutions, transnational, theory

Contact: doga@sas.upenn.edu
Personal Website: sites.sas.upenn.edu/doga 
Curriculum Vitae

“Secularizing Revolutions in Turkey, Mexico, and France: A Theory of State Secularization through Post-Revolutionary Political Contention”

Randall Collins (chair), Mauro F. Guillen, Guobin Yang, Mounira M. Charrad

Globalization, international business, labor market, international migration.

Contact: kimeb@sas.upenn.edu 
Personal Website: sites.google.com/site/eunbikimupenn
 

"The Host Country Effects of Reversed FDI: A Case Study of South Korean Auto Industries in the United States."

Mauro Guillen (Co-Chair), Emilio Parrado (Co-Chair), Janice Madden, and Ann Harrison

Race/ethnicity, immigration, education, and social stratification.

Contact:radmodi@sas.upenn.edu
Linkedin: Radha on Linkedin

Emilio Parrado (chair), Camille Charles, Chenoa Flippen, Prema Kurien (Syracuse U.)

Race & Ethnicity, Education (Higher Education), Residential Segregation, Latino Studies, Social Stratification and Social Mobility, Social Policy

Contact: jpint@sas.upenn.edu
Website: joanna-pintocoelho.squarespace.com/
Linkedin: Joanna on Linkedin
Curriculum Vitae 
 

“The Brown Bourgeoisie: Latinos, Class, and Race at Elite Colleges and Universities."

Sociology of crime and punishment, urban sociology, the sociology of race and ethnicity, and the sociology of social movements

Contact: fprior@sas.upenn.edu
Personal Website: sites.google.com/site/francisbrucepriori/
Curriculum Vitae

Gender, family, work and occupations, emotions, field methods, religion.

Contact: aliyarao@sas.upenn.edu
Personal Website: sites.google.com/site/aliyahamidrao 
Curriculum Vitae

"Gender Differences in Experiencing Unemployment."

I study inequality by examining the perceptions of and experiences in romantic relationships.

Contact: sspell@sas.upenn.edu 
Personal Website 
Curriculum Vitae

“Comparing Intimacy: Are Hook Ups the Site of Inequality?”

Culture, media, work and occupations, social psychology, research methods

Contact: junhow@sas.upenn.edu
Website: http://sites.google.com/site/junhowwei
Linkedin: Junhow on Linkedin
Curriculum Vitae

"Good Character: Self, identity, and the meaning of quality in reality television production."

Urban and community sociology; sociology of culture; qualitative and ethnographic methods; social determinants of health.

Contact: szelner@sas.upenn.edu 
Personal Website: sarahzelner.com
Curriculum Vitae

"The People's Republic of Mt. Airy: Neighborhood Identity and Moral Life in an Urban Community."