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Faculty

Joan Acker

  • Title: Professor Emerita
  • Phone: (541) 346-5002
  • Office: 727 PLC
  • Office Hours: Retired; no office hours.

Michael Aguilera

  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5059
  • Office: 722 PLC
  • Interests: Inequalities and Stratification, Population and Ecology, Race and Ethnicity, Work Economy and Organizations

Oluwakemi "Kemi" Balogun

  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-0558
  • Office: 311 Hendricks Hall
  • Office Hours: Fall 2014: Mondays and Wednesdays 2:00 - 3:00 and by appointment
  • Interests: Globalization, nationalism, culture, race/ethnicity, immigration, embodiment, Africana Studies

Val Burris

  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5001
  • Office: 718 PLC
  • Office Hours: Email for appointment.
  • Interests: Inequalities and Stratification, Politics and Social Change, Work Economy and Organizations
  • Website: Website

Michael Dreiling

  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5025
  • Office: 611 PLC
  • Interests: Politics and Social Change
  • Website: Website

Jim Elliott

  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5267
  • Office: 730 PLC
  • Office Hours: On Leave
  • Interests: Inequalities and Stratification, Place and Environment, Population and Ecology, Work Economy and Organizations, Quantitative Approaches

John Bellamy Foster

  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5016
  • Office: 628 PLC
  • Interests: Population and Ecology, Theory Knowledge Science, Work Economy and Organizations

Marion Goldman

  • Title: Professor Emeritus
  • Additional Title: Sociology
  • Phone: (541) 346-5014
  • Office: 727 PLC
  • Office Hours: Retired; no office hours.
  • Affiliated Departments: Religious Studies

Aaron Gullickson

  • Title: Associate Professor, Graduate Program Director
  • Phone: (541) 346-5061
  • Office: 719 PLC
  • Interests: Family Life Course and Society, Inequalities and Stratification, Population and Ecology, Race and Ethnicity, Quantitative Approaches

Patricia Gwartney

  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5007
  • Office: 613 PLC
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:30-4
  • Interests: Comparative and Historical Approaches, Family Life Course and Society, Inequalities and Stratification, Population and Ecology, Race and Ethnicity, Qualitative Approaches, Quantitative Approaches

Jill Ann Harrison

  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 541346-5177
  • Office: 717 PLC
  • Office Hours: Mondays 12-2; Thursdays 9-10; or by appointment
  • Interests: Place and Environment, Social Psychology and Interaction, Work Economy and Organizations, Qualitative Approaches

Jocelyn Hollander

  • Title: Professor, Department Head
  • Phone: (541) 346-5510
  • Office: 616 PLC
  • Office Hours: By appointment only.
  • Interests: Gender and Sexuality, Social Psychology and Interaction, Qualitative Approaches

Benton Johnson

  • Title: Professor Emeritus
  • Phone: (541) 434-4371
  • Office Hours: Retired; no office hours.

Ken Liberman

  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Sociology
  • Phone: (541) 346-5014
  • Office: 727 PLC
  • Office Hours: No office hours.
  • Affiliated Departments: Religious Studies

Ryan Light

  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5272
  • Office: 632 PLC
  • Office Hours: Wednesdays 1-4
  • Interests: Social Network Analysis, Theory Knowledge Science, Qualitative Approaches, Quantitative Approaches

Greg McLauchlan

  • Title: Associate Professor, Associate Department Head
  • Phone: (541) 346-5028
  • Office: 634 PLC
  • Office Hours: Mondays 1:30-3:30 or by appt. Email hours Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 10:00-11:00.
  • Interests: Inequalities and Stratification, Place and Environment, Politics and Social Change, Sociology of Culture

Kari Norgaard

  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-8615
  • Office: 604 PLC
  • Office Hours: Fridays 11:00-1:00; email hour Mondays 4:00-5:00
  • Interests: Gender and Sexuality, Place and Environment, Social Psychology and Interaction, Sociology of Culture, Theory Knowledge Science, Qualitative Approaches

Matthew Norton

  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5495
  • Office: 630 PLC
  • Office Hours: Wednesdays 1:00-3:00; email hour Wednesdays 12:00-1:00
  • Interests: Comparative and Historical Approaches, Social Control Law Crime and Deviance, Politics and Social Change, Sociology of Culture, Theory Knowledge Science, Qualitative Approaches

Robert O’Brien

  • Title: Professor Emeritus
  • Phone: (541) 346-5014
  • Office: 727 PLC
  • Office Hours: Retired; no office hours.

Eileen Otis

  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-7102
  • Office: 631 PLC
  • Office Hours: Wednesdays 2:00-5:00
  • Interests: Gender and Sexuality, Work Economy and Organizations

CJ Pascoe

  • Title: Assistant Professor, Undergraduate Program Director
  • Phone: (541) 346-1384
  • Office: 720 PLC
  • Office Hours: Wednesdays 2:00-5:00
  • Interests: Gender and Sexuality, Inequalities and Stratification, Social Psychology and Interaction, Qualitative Approaches

Ellen Scott

  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5953
  • Office: 731 PLC
  • Office Hours: On sabbatical. Hours by appointment only.
  • Interests: Intersections of race, class and gender; poverty and welfare policy in the US; carework; qualitative methods.

Jiannbin Shiao

  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5366
  • Office: 732 PLC
  • Office Hours: Wednesdays 1:30-3:30; email hour Wednesdays 12:30-1:30
  • Interests: Race and Ethnicity, Theory Knowledge Science, Qualitative Approaches, Quantitative Approaches

Caleb Southworth

  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5034
  • Office: 740 PLC
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 2:00-4:50
  • Interests: Comparative and Historical Approaches, Politics and Social Change, Work Economy and Organizations

Donald Van Houten

Jessica Vasquez

  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5165
  • Office: 729 PLC
  • Interests: Family Life Course and Society, Race and Ethnicity, Qualitative Approaches

Richard York

  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: (541) 346-5267
  • Office: 730 PLC
  • Interests: Place and Environment, Population and Ecology, Theory Knowledge Science, Quantitative Approaches