Meet Our Faculty

Daniel Chambliss

Daniel Chambliss, the Eugene M. Tobin Distinguished Professor of Sociology

A.B., New College; A.M., M.Phil. and Ph.D., Yale University
Areas of expertise: higher education, research methods, social theory and organizations
Stephen Ellingson

Stephen Ellingson, Chair, Professor of Sociology

B.A., Seattle Pacific University; M.A., Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Chicago
Areas of expertise: sociology of religion, culture, and collective behavior; and social movements
Matthew Grace

Matthew Grace, Assistant Professor of Sociology

B.A., Boston University; M.A and Ph.D., Indiana University
Areas of expertise: medical sociology; the sociology of mental health and illness; social networks; aging and the life course
Jinwon Kim

Jinwon Kim, Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology

B.A. University of Seoul; M.A., Seoul National University; M.Phil. and Ph.D., City University of New York
Areas of expertise: urban sociology, globalization and transnationalism, migration, sociology of consumption, Asian American studies, race and ethnicity, and qualitative research methods
Jaime  Kucinskas

Jaime Kucinskas, Assistant Professor of Sociology

B.A., Colorado College; M.A. and Ph.D., Indiana University
Areas of expertise: Spirituality, social movements, inequality, sociology of religion, and social change
Yvonne Zylan

Yvonne Zylan, Associate Professor of Sociology

B.A., Yale University; M.Phil. and Ph.D., New York University; J.D., University of San Diego School of Law
Areas of expertise: law and society, political sociology, the state and social policy, social theory, social movements, sociology of sexuality
Dennis Gilbert

Dennis Gilbert, Professor of Sociology Emeritus (retired)

B.A., University of California at Berkeley; M.A., University of Oregon; Ph.D., Cornell University
Areas of expertise: social class in America, growing inequality, middle class, Latin American society and history

Contact Information

Sociology Department

198 College Hill Road
Clinton, NY 13323
315-859-4404 315-859-4649 sociology@hamilton.edu
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