Department of Sociology

Sociology Faculty & Staff

 

Faculty

Amy Armenia

Amy Armenia

Professor and Department Chair

Cornell Social Sciences Building - Room 115

T. 407.646.2277

B.S. University of Massachusetts Amherst 
M.A. University of Massachusetts
Ph.D. University of Massachusetts

Amy Armenia's research focuses on the intersection of family and work, looking both at how parents balance work and family, and the challenges and contradictions faced by those who do paid care work (e.g., child care, elder care, health care).

Stephanie Gonzalez Guittar

Stephanie Gonzalez Guittar

Assistant Professor

Cornell Social Sciences Building - Room 108

T. 407.646.2653

B.A. University of Central Florida
M.A. University of Central Florida
Ph.D. University of Central Florida

Stephanie Gonzalez Guittar’s main research interests focus on the intersectionality of poverty and homelessness. Her research is concentrated on the experiences of families living in motels in Central Florida; however, her collective research interests and published works also focus on gender, reproduction, food insecurity, and the scholarship of teaching and learning.

Amy McClure

Amy McClure

Assistant Professor

Cornell Social Sciences Building - Room 113

T. 407.975.6424

B.A. Florida Atlantic University
M.S. North Carolina State University
Ph.D. North Carolina State University

Certificate in Women's Studies Florida Atlantic University

Amy McClure's research is focused on examining the processes under which social inequalities are created, maintained, and reproduced within a variety of contexts. Her most current research project involves a qualitative examination of atheist and Pagan parenting in the Bible Belt South. Other scholarly interests include gender, race, social class, sexualities, families, microsociology, popular culture, religion, feminist theory, and the scholarship of teaching and learning.

Matthew Nichter

Matthew Nichter

Assistant Professor

Cornell Social Sciences Building - Room 111

T. 407.646.2286

B.A. Brown University
M.A. University of Wisconsin
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin

Matthew Nichter is a historical sociologist whose research focuses on African-American protest.  His doctoral dissertation is entitled "Rethinking the Origins of the Civil Rights Movement: Radicals, Repression, and the Black Freedom Struggle, 1930-1970."

Staff

Flora van Breemen

Flora van Breemen

Administrative Assistant

Cornell Social Sciences Building - Room 110

T. 407.646.2670

Department of Sociology
Rollins College
Cornell Social Sciences Building
1000 Holt Ave. - 2761
Winter Park, FL 32789
T: 407.646.2670