PhDs and PhD Candidates on the Market

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Nicole Brown

Dissertation: Flawed Consumers: Understanding the Impact of Intersectional Political Consumerism during the Chicago Welfare Rights Era

Committee: Moon-Kie Jung (chair), Clarence Lang, Bernice McNair Barnett, Ruby Mendenhall

Research Interests: Race, Class and Gender; Consumption; Historical Sociology; African American Studies; Gender and Women’s Studies; Social Movements

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Nick Cragoe

Dissertation: Mii o gwayak inaajimotaagooyaan: Narrative Identity and Community-Building in Northern Minnesota

Committee: Tim Liao (chair), Brian Dill, Monica McDermott, Jodi Byrd (English), Jenny Davis (American Indian Studies)

Research Interests: Cultural Sociology, Transnational Studies, Critical Indigenous Studies, Collective Identity, Ethics & Positionality in Research Methods

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Dissertation: Investigating the Effects of Street Harassment on Women through Mobile Device Reporting

Committee: Monica McDermott (chair), T.F. Liao, Julie Dowling, Rebecca Sandefur

Research Interests: Race, Class and Gender; Urban Sociology; Gender & Women's Studies; Communication, Information Technologies and Media Sociology; Research Methods; SoTL

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Jae kyun kim

Dissertation: Yellow over Black: History of Race in Korea, 1883-1945

Committee: Moon-Kie Jung (dissertation advisor), Brian Dill, Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi, Jung Won Kim (Columbia University, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures)

Research Interests: Race and Ethnicity, Anti-Blackness, U.S. Empire, Japanese Empire, Historical Korea and East Asia, Historical Sociology, Sociology of Empire, Globalization, Social Movement, Sociological Theory

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Soo Mee Kim

Dissertation: Visuality and the Transnational Urban Space: Koreatown, Los Angeles

Committee: Asef Bayat (advisor and chair), Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi, Norman Denzin, Tim Liao

Research Interests: Global and Transnational Sociology, Urban Sociology, Immigration, Race and Ethnicity, Asian and Asian-American Studies, Korean and Korean-American Studies, Qualitative Methods, Cultural Studies, Technologies

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