On the Job Market (Grad Students and Alumni)


Graduate Students On the Market

Amelia Li

Email: li.6109@osu.edu
Current CV:


Research and Teaching Interests: Family, Health, Social Demography, Social Stratification, Quantitative Methods
Dissertation Title: The Impact of Multigenerational Family Formation on the Health and Wellbeing of U.S. Adults and Their Children
Advisor: Cynthia G. Colen

Laurie Michaels

Email: michaels.90@osu.edu

Research and teaching interests: Work & Organizations, Theory, Stratification, Qualitative Methods, Economic Sociology, Nonstandard Work, Gender
Dissertation Title: In The Driver’s Seat: Power, Inequality, and Control in the Rideshare Industry
Advisor: Steve Lopez

Bashir Tofangsazi

Email: tofangsazi.1@osu.edu
CV [pdf]

Research and Teaching Interests: Research Methods, Statistics, Social Movements, Environmental Sociology, Peace, War, and Social Conflict, Global and Transnational Sociology, Sociology of Religion
Dissertation Title: Contentious Politics in the Contemporary MENA Region
Advisor: Hollie Brehm

Alumni On the Market

Sarah Garver

Email: sgarver@uchicago.edu
LinkedIn website

Current position: Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Sociology, University of Chicago.
Research and teaching interests:
demography, sexual and reproductive health, family, economic sociology, mixed methods, global health
Dissertation Title: Uncertainty and Fertility Preferences in Rural Malawi: Planning for Children When the Future is Unknown

Elizabeth Klainot-Hess

Email: klainot-hess.1@osu.edu

Research and Teaching Interests: Work and Occupations, Social Inequality, Labor Movements, Economic Sociology, Education, Social Movements, and Qualitative Methods
Dissertation Title: The Costs of Contingency: Low-Wage Faculty and the Transformation of Higher Education
Advisor: Steve Lopez

Christopher W. Munn

Email: munn.29@osu.edu

Research and Teaching Interests: Social Capital; Racial Inequality; Diverse Organizations & Networks; Intro to Sociology; Urban Social Problems; Religion; Research Methods
Dissertation Title: Race, Social, Capital and Inequality (Re)Production: The Case of Racially Diverse Religious Organizations 
Advisor: Korie Edwards and Vinnie Roscigno