Alessandro Bonanno, Caron Cates, Jin Young Choi, Douglas Constance, Furjen Deng, Karen Manges Douglas, Colter Ellis, Michael Fortunato, Maki Hatanaka, Jason Konefal, Olena Leipnik, Lee Miller, Andrew Prelog
The Department of Sociology’s mission is to acquire and disseminate knowledge on social life, social change and the social causes and consequences of human behavior. SHSU Sociologists investigate the structure of groups, organizations, and societies and how people interact within these contexts. The primary objective of the curriculum is to provide students with the scientific tools to understand the functioning of society and study and understand social phenomena. The Department focuses on the study of the globalization, community health, and stratification and inequality.