On the Job Market (Grad Students and Alumni)


Graduate Students On the Market

Erick Axxe

Email: axxeerick@gmail.com
Current CV: Offsite link to CV

Research and Teaching Interests: Race, Class, and Gender; Life Course Studies; The Transition to Adulthood; Computational Methods; Comparative Sociology; Education; Migration; and Demography
Dissertation Title: Connecting Institutions and Individuals: Social Roles and Identity Development
Advisors: Sarah Hayford and Vincent Roscigno

Coralia Balasca

Email: balasca.1@osu.edu
Website: https://balasca.netlify.app
Current CV: Offsite link to CV

Research and Teaching Interests: Health/Health Disparities, Immigration ,
Social Ties, Race, Social Stratification , Gender, Family, Mixed-Methods
Dissertation Title: Degrees of Immigration: How Proximity to the Immigrant Experience Colors US Resident’s Views, Social Ties, and Health
Advisor: Reanne Frank

Nicolo Pinchak

Email: pinchak.5@osu.edu
Website: https://pinchak.org
Current CV: Offsite link to CV

Research and teaching interests: Criminology; Community and Urban Sociology; Spatial Demography; Sociology of Education ; Neighborhood and School Effects; Social Control and Cohesion ; Life Course Processes and Development; Quantitative Methods
Dissertation Title: School Social Disorganization and Violence Across the Life Course
Advisor: Chris Browning

Lawrence Stacey

Email: stacey.37@osu.edu
Website: https://lawrencestacey.com
Current CV: Offsite link to CV

Research and teaching interests: Sexualities, Gender, Family/Family Demography, Health
Dissertation Title: Wealth, Intergenerational Mobility, and Mental Health in Young Adulthood
Advisor: Rin Reczek

Alumni On the Market

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

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