People

Professor (on leave 7/1/2017-6/30/2018)

Social determinants of health, Population health, Social capital, Social networks, Communities, Research methods
phone: 6048223845
Professor

Intersections of gender, sexuality, racialization and class; Immigration; Work and trade unions
phone: 6048222541
Professor

Girls’ school-based peer cultures, adolescent femininity, critical literacy for youth
phone: 6048223576
Associate Professor

Work and Labour, Inequality, Gender, Economic Sociology, Social Policy, Welfare state restructuring
phone: 6048224837
Associate Professor

Canada Research Chair in Sexuality and Urban Studies

Cities, Culture, Sexualities, Social Movements
phone: 6048222268
Professor

Education, Immigration, Social Inequality
phone: 6048223670
Associate Professor

Culture and markets; inequality; gender; consumption; service work; China.
phone: 6048273135
Associate Professor | Grad Chair

Work and organizations, inequality, discrimination, law and society, legal mobilization, quantitative methods
phone: 6048221934
Associate Professor

Family finances and resource allocation; stress coping; immigration; space exploration and work-family balance
phone: 6048224300
Professor

Social and cultural theory; history of the social sciences; sociological founders, classics, and canons; interpretive methods; aesthetic and visual sociology
phone: 6048223579
Associate Professor

Housing; Home; Urban; Family; Immigration; Population; Environment; Health; Methods
phone: 6048273083
Professor

Aging and lifecourse; health and society; health and social care services; intersections of formal and informal care
phone: 6048222574
Professor

Environment, Social Capital, Climate Change, Resources, Community Resilience, First Nations, Institutions
phone: 6048224386
Professor

Colonial Legal History; Critical Theory; Race and Racism; Time and Temporality; Oceans and Maritime Worlds; Law and Society in India; Posthumanism
phone: 6048226494
Professor

burlesque; sex work; sport and culture; sexuality, law, and GLBT politics; qualitative methods, family
phone: 6048224389
Associate Professor

Race, Ethnicity, and Classification; Immigration; Genetics and Society; Inequality; Research Methods
phone: 6048224845
Professor

Sociology of Environment; Social Networks; Social Movements; Perceptions of Climate Change; Media
phone: 6048222363
Professor

Social Inequality and Health; Cultural Sociology
phone: 6048224351
Professor

Political Sociology; Immigration; Race, Ethnicity and Indigeneity; Public Opinion; Trust, Media; Social Movements and Collective Action
phone: 6048226855
Associate Professor

Gender, Inequality, Marriage
phone: 6048223185
Instructor 1

Scholarship of teaching and learning; family and health.
phone: 6048270684
Associate Professor

Institutions, Marriage, Communities, Organizations
phone: 6048221609
Sessional Instructor
phone: 6048223760
Sessional Instructor
phone: 6048229856
Sessional Instructor
UBC Equity and Inclusion Educator
Sessional Instructor
phone: 6048228621
Sessional Lecturer
phone: 6048228621
Professor Emerita
phone: 6048223396
Professor Emeritus
work phone: 6048223574
Honorary Professor
Professor, Department of Sociology, Bates College (USA)
PhD Student and Sessional Instructor

Medical sociology; social determinants of health; vaccination; prosocial behavior; quantitative and qualitative research methods
PhD Candidate

Social & Political Values, Sociology of the City, Quantitative Methods, and China
PhD Candidate

Social Inequalities, Social Class, Work/Economy, Class Identity, Perceptions of Inequality, Research Methodologies, Classical and Contemporary Theory.
PhD Student

Environmental Sociology; Climate Change; Organisations and Institutions; Environmental Value
PhD Student

Immigration, life course, home, social and cultural theory
PhD Student and Sessional Instructor
Lecturer

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning; Education; Sexualities
PhD Student

Sociology of Education, Inequality, Mental Health, At-Risk Youth
PhD Candidate

Relational sociology; Cognitive sociology; Field theory; Space-time relations; Methodological eclecticism; Mixed-analytics; Web-based data visualization and animation; People who pay for sexual services; Relational fabric of global scientific fields; Relational dimensions of health practices.
PhD Student

Race, Ethnicity, Migration, Labour, Social movement, Social inequality, Globalization, Global ethnography
PhD Student

Sessional Instructor

Racial and ethnic inequality, Interracial intimacy, Mixed race studies and Qualitative methods
PhD Student

Sociology of knowledge, science and technology studies, culture, boundary work, qualitative methods, gender
PhD Student and Sessional Instructor
Urban sociology/political economy, culture, classical & contemporary social theory
Sessional Instructor
PhD Student

Sessional Instructor

Gender, Caregiving, Family, Work (including Non-Standard Employment), Inequality, the Intersection of Work and Family, Family Policy, Mixed Methods
PhD Student

Globalization, ethics and morality, citizenship and identity, collective memory and emotions, education
PhD Student

Organizational Sociology, Economic Sociology, Work, New Institutionalism, Mixed Methods, Gender, Public Sociology
PhD Student
PhD Student

Sessional Instructor
PhD Student

Higher Education and Global University in late 20th/early 21st century, Sociology and History of Social Sciences, Science, Technology and Society (STS), Social/Sociological Theory, Sociology of Intellectuals and Ideas, Conceptual Sociology & Reinhart Koselleck’s Begriffsgeschichte, 20th Century/Contemporary Chinese Intellectual History
PhD Student
Lecturer

Immigration, Ethnic Relations, Nonprofit organizations, Culture, Asian Communities, Research Methods
MA 2012 (Sociology);
Evaluations Specialist, ImpactBC
Instructor 1 | Undergrad Chair

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Community-Based Experiential Learning
phone: 6048270668
Assistant Professor

Sociology of health and illness; substance use; HIV/AIDS; sociology of economic life; health disparities; research participation
phone: 6048275511
PhD Student
PhD Student

Immigration, Migration, Race and Ethnicity, Identity, Organizations, Qualitative Methods
Sessional Instructor
Sessional Instructor
Associate Professor

Social movements; political sociology; social psychology (identity)
Faculty Associate

Assistant Professor, Peter A. Allard School of Law
phone: 6048222870
Faculty Associate
Associate Professor and Keidanren Chair in Japanese Research
Institute of Asian Research
phone: 6048226237
Sessional Instructor
Sessional Instructor

Learning Strategist at the Centre for Student Involvement and Careers’
Sessional Instructor
UBC Equity and Inclusion Educator
Assistant Professor

Urban Studies, Health, Demography, Social Capital, China, Machine Learning, Statistics
Visiting Assistant Professor Graduate School of International Media, Communication, and Tourism Studies, Hokkaido University, Japan
PhD Student

Social Movements, Indigenous Issues, Social Networks, Political Sociology, Big Data, Culture, Community, Nationality, Theory
Office of the Department Head
Assistant to the Head
6048222547
PhD Student

work and organizations, gender, social inequality, elder care
PhD Student

Environmental sociology, social movements, qualitative methods, political economy and political sociology
PhD Student

Environmental Sociology, Risk Governance, Indigenous-Settler Politics, Environmental Justice
Lecturer | Honours Chair

Migration, Ethnic Relations, Social Interaction, Development, Research Methods and the scholarship of teaching and learning.
Assistant Professor

Family, Gender, Demography, Health, Social Inequality, Research Methods, and Comparative Sociology
6048229972
Ph.D Student

relationship between culture and food consumption; social class inequality within higher education; immigration, globalization
PhD Student
Editorial Assistant, Journal of Health and Social Behavior

Medical Sociology; Sexualities; Biomedicalization; HIV/AIDS & PrEP; Inequalities; Social Determinants of Health, Population Health; Qualitative and Quantitative Methods
Sessional Instructor
Visiting Associate Professor, Research Institute of Urban-rural Development and Dean of Research Center of Population and Health, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, China
PhD Student
Urban Studies, Historical Sociology, Social Theory, Sustainability, Political Processes, Neoliberalism, Poverty, Community, Social and Environmental Inequality
MA Student
Online privacy, security & surveillance, theoretical criminology, and textual/media analysis
Visiting Associate Professor, ACECR, Institute of tourism research, Department of Sociology of Tourism
BA 2010 (Sociology major);
MA 2014 (Interdisciplinary);
Communications and Fundraising Consultant
Assistant Professor

General Sociological Theory; Mental Health; Suicide; Social Psychology; Emotions; Institutions
6048223845
BA 2016 (Sociology minor); Law School