Ross Koppel, Ph.D.

Ross Koppel, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor of Sociology

215.898.7679

553 McNeil Building

Education

B.A.   Temple University, Sociology  January 1969
M.A.  Temple University, Sociology  May 1971
Ph.D. Temple University, Sociology  January 1981

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Research Interests: Research methods—both qualitative and quantitative, evaluation methods, sociology of work, medical sociology--especially the impact of healthcare information technology on medication errors, policy analysism, social stratification, labor-management relations, public transportation and the disabled, technology in society, disease costs, and ethics in social research. In the past half-dozen years, Koppel has focused primarily on the use of healthcare information technology, use of public transportation by people with disabilities, and union-management relations in the construction industry.