Sociology DepartmentFaculty Member

Lawrence Raffalovich

Associate Professor Emeritus

Expertise: Stratification, Statistics

Contact Info:

  • lraffalovich@albany.edu
  • Office: 336 Arts & Sciences Building
  • Phone: (518) 442-4456
  • Mailing Address:
  • 1400 Washington Ave.
    Arts & Sciences 351
    University at Albany
    Albany, NY 12222

CV: Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • 1987 Ph.D., Sociology, Indiana University, Bloomington
  • 1981 M.A., Sociology, Indiana University, Bloomington
  • 1979 M.S., Counseling, St. Michaels College
  • 1973 B.A., Sociology, University of Vermont

Research Interests

  • Social Inequality: Income and Wealth Inequality Within and Among Nations and Over Time
  • Quantitative Methods: Time-series and Multilevel Analysis, Model Selection Strategies
  • Mathematical Sociology: Social Structure and Dynamics, Social Network Analysis

Courses Taught

  • SOC 221: Social Statistics
  • SOC 341: Social Inequality
  • SOC 440: Writing Intensive Seminar: Research on Social Inequality in the U.S.
  • SOC 522: Intermediate Statistics
  • SOC 553: Social Stratification
  • SOC 708: Multilevel Analysis
  • SOC 708: Time Series Analysis