People

Faculty & Staff Interests -- Click on a person's name for more detailed information.

Sirry Alang

Assistant Professor
Department of Sociology and Anthropology, and Health Medicine and Society Program
Ph.D. in Health Services Research, Policy and Administration, University of Minnesota, 2015
Social determinants of health; health disparities; mental health and mental health services; HIV/AIDS; global health; mixed methods

Kelly Austin

Assistant Professor of Sociology,​ Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Director of Health, Medicine and Society Program
Ph.D. in Sociology, North Carolina State University, 2012
Globalization & Development, Global Health, the Environment, Quantitative & Qualitative Research Methods

David G. Casagrande

Lehigh University Sociology and Anthropology - David G.
Associate Professor of Anthropology, Joint Appointment with the Environmental Initiative
PhD in Anthropology, University of Georgia, 2002
Cognition, human ecology, ethnobotany, ecological restoration

Hugo Ceron-Anaya

Hugo Ceron-Anaya
Assistant Professor of Sociology
Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Essex (UK), 2009
The Body / Embodiment; Social Theory; Wealth / Privilege; Globalization; Latin America; Latin@s; Class, Race, and Gender.

John B. Gatewood

Lehigh University Sociology and Anthropology - John B. Gatewood
Chair, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Professor of Anthropology
Ph.D. in Anthropology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1978
Socially distributed cognition, Consensus analysis, Cultural ecology (especially of fisheries), Tourism, Applied anthropology, Research methods

Heather Beth Johnson

Associate Professor of Sociology​, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Director, Eckardt Scholars
Ph.D., Northeastern University, 2001
Class and race in the contemporary United States; ideology, children and childhood, sociology of education; intergenerational transmission of wealth inequality.

Jackie Krasas

Jackie Krasas -- Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Associate Professor of Sociology​, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Southern California, 1995

Judith N. Lasker

N.E.H. Distinguished Professor of Sociology, 
Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Ph.D. in Sociology, Harvard University, 1976

Danielle Lindemann

Assistant Professor of Sociology
PhD in Sociology, Columbia University, 2010
Gender, sexuality, culture, deviance, and work

James McIntosh

Lehigh University Sociology and Anthropology -  James Mcintosh
Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1970
Social deviance and social control issues; specifically adolescent and young adult alcohol abuse and dependence.

Ziad Munson

Lehigh University Sociology and Anthropology - Munson
Associate Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Ph.D., Harvard University, 2002
Social movements; sociology of religion; civil society; sociology of the Middle East; political violence.

Mark Noble

Visiting Professor of Sociology
Ph.D. in Sociology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2016
Quantitative Methods, Political Sociology, Global Health, Global Development and Inequality

David B. Small

Lehigh University Sociology and Anthropology - David B. Small
Professor of Anthropology, Department of Sociology & Anthropology
Ph.D., University of Cambridge, 1983
State formation; complex societies; theoretical approaches in archaeology; economic archaeology; historical ecology; Mesoamerican archaeology.

Sarah Stanlick

Sarah Stanlick
Professor of Practice
Director of the Center for Community Engagement
Ph.D., Lehigh University
Human rights, civic identity, global citizenship, transformative learning, inquiry-based teaching and learning, cultivating learner agency

Nicola Tannenbaum

Lehigh University Sociology and Anthropology - Nicola Tannenbaum
Professor of Anthropology
Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1982
Cultural anthropology; economic anthropology; religion; ethnography; Southeast Asia with an emphasis on Thailand.

Cameron B. Wesson

Lehigh University Sociology and Anthropology - Cameron B. Wesson
Lucy G. Moses Distinguished Professor, Department of Sociology & Anthropology
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1997
Social Inequality; Native American Studies; Households; Political Economy; Colonialism; History of Anthropology

Bruce Whitehouse

Associate Professor of Anthropology, Department of Sociology & Anthropology
Director, Global Studies Program
Ph.D., Brown University, 2007
Cultural anthropology; sub-Saharan Africa; globalization; the state; migration; transnationalism; marriage; medical anthropology; Islam.

Yuping Zhang

Lehigh University Sociology and Anthropology -  zhang
Associate Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology & Anthropology
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 2007
Educational stratification; market reform and gender inequality in China; cultural studies and media; gender and development; ritual theory.