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Sociology Department

Recent Graduate Alumni Placements

Over the years, UAlbany Sociology Department PhD’s have taught at the University of Washington, Penn State University, Ohio State University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, UCLA, University of Minnesota, Florida State University, University of Iowa, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Syracuse University, University of Georgia, SUNY Buffalo, Georgia State University, and the University of Arkansas, as well as a variety of other jobs at colleges as well as non-academic research settings.  Below we list some of the placements of alumni who earned their PhDs during the past six years. 

2013    Michael Barton                  Louisiana State University
2013    Chris Galvan                      Penn State University
2013    Alexander McClung          Swarthmore College
2013    Carolyn Corrado                SUNY New Paltz
2012    Matt Vogel                          University of Missouri -- St. Louis
2012    Lauren Porter                    University of Maryland
2012    Yue (Angela) Zhou            St. John’s University
2012    Jessica Singer                  Utica College
2012    Nicholas Pagnucco           Auburn University
2012    Suzanne Macartney          U.S. Census Bureau
2012    Reese Kelly                       Dartmouth College
2012    Lin Guo                              University of Texas MD
2012    Jingsi Christina Wu          Hofstra University
2011    Brian McKenzie                 U.S. Census Bureau
2011    Paul Knudson                    St. Rose College
2011    Gabriel Aquino                  Westfield State University
2010    Jacqueline Villarrubia      Colgate University
2010    Tamara Smith                     Westfield State University
2010    Karen I. Tejada-Pena        University of Hartford
2010    Jeremy Pais                       University of Connecticut
2010    China Layne                       U.S. Census Bureau
2010    E. Sean Rintel                    The University of Queensland, Australia
2010    Miao David Chunyu           University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point
2009    Joleen L. Greenwood       Kutztown University
2009    Paul Denvir                        Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
2009    Laura Bunyan                    University of Connecticut at Stamford
2009    Heather Sullivan-Catlin    SUNY Potsdam
2008    Shannon M. Monnat          Penn State University
2008    Minjeong Kim                     Virginia Tech University
2008    Lindsay Hixson                  U.S. Census Bureau
2008    Roberto Velez-Velez         SUNY New Paltz
2008    Peter Shrock                      Southeastern Louisiana State University
2008    Hideki Morooka                 Fayetteville State University