Asia Bento
Dissertation: The Longitudinal Impact of Bank Branch Openings and Credit Flows in Black Segregated Neighborhoods
Assistant Professor of Sociology and Dean’s Fellow
University of California, Irvine

Daniel Bolger
Dissertation: Spatial and Cultural Dimensions of Social Service Access in Majority Black Neighborhoods
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Center for Research on Child Wellbeing at Princeton University

Raul S. Casarez
Dissertation: Who “We” Are: Examining Identity Ascription, Americanness, and Immigrant Integration through Race and National Identity
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology
Boise State University

Allan Farrell
Dissertation: Through the (Funhouse) Looking Glass: Exploring Experiences of Racial Mismatch in Interactions
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Beloit College


Horace Duffy
Dissertation: Cycles of Punishment: Understanding the mechanisms and relationship between school suspensions and juvenile justice and how it varies by student identity
Research Specialist
Houston Independent School District
American Institutes for Research

Laura Freeman Cenegy
Dissertation: Life Course Contexts and Racial Birth Outcome Disparities

Marbella Eboni Hill
Dissertation: The Black Middle-class Marriage Paradox: At the Intersection of Race, Upward Mobility, and Gender
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
VMware Women's Leadership Innovation Lab at Stanford University


Simranjit Khalsa
Dissertation: Practicing Minority Religion: Interrogating the Role of Race, National Belonging, and Gender Among Sikhs in the US and England
Assistant Professor of Sociology
University of Memphis

Jie Min
Research Statistician
Far Harbor, LLC

Zelma Oyvaride-Tuthill
Dissertation: Marginalized within the Margins: Minority Status, Identity Centrality and Well-being
Assistant Professor of Sociology
University of Houston


Sandra Alvear
Director of Research
Region IV Texas Education Service Center

Di Di
Dissertation: Contested Buddhism: Gender, Race, and Religion in Ethnic Chinese Buddhist Temples in Mainland China and the US
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Santa Clara University

Ellen Whitehead
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Ball State University


Amanda Bancroft

Mackenzie Brewer
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Baylor University

Lynn Fahey
Instructor, Criminology and Sociology
Mount St. Mary’s University
Senior Trial Consultant

Alexa Solazzo
Lead Data Scientist


Junia Howell
Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology
University of Illinois Chicago

Elizabeth Korver-Glenn
Dissertation: Under Construction: Race and Housing Market in 21st Century Urban America
Assistant Professor of Sociology
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

Kevin Smiley
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Louisiana State University