Research interests include Latino studies, migration and immigration to the US-Mexico border, race and ethnic relations, and transnationalism.
Research interests include multimedia sociology, sociology of art, and sociology of culture.
Research interests include interracial marriage, minority children, sociology of adolescence, sociology of childhood, sociology of family, and sociology of gender.
Research interests include adolescent health, child malnutrition, mental health, public health, psychology of health/illness, and reproductive health.
Research interests include multifaceted linkages between religion and various social institutions and sociology of Islam.
The Department offers both classical and contemporary social theories.