Department of Sociology

Faculty and Staff

Stephen E. Philion

  • Department Chair
  • Professor
  • Interests: social theory, political economy of Chinese development, labor rights, racial inequality, globalization.

    Chair: Greater Minnesota Worker Center

Bridget Conlon

  • Associate Professor

Ann Finan

  • Professor
  • Interests: environment, sustainable food and agriculture systems, social capital and community development, immigrants and immigration

320-308-1045 | Stewart Hall 263-1

Jacob Huang

  • Assistant Professor
  • Interests: Gerontology, Health and Illness, Health Care Services, Asian Immigration, Research Methods, and Social Movements.

Abbas Mehdi

  • Professor
  • Interests: social change, globalization, Arab countries, Iraq

Tracy E. Ore

  • Professor
  • Interests: sustainable agriculture, technology of teaching and learning, race and ethnicity, inequality

Elizabeth D. Scheel-Keita

  • Professor
  • Director Applied Sociology Program
  • Interests: gender and violence, sociology of the body, social problems and deviance, sociology of youth, and community organizing

Sandrine Zerbib

  • Professor
  • Interests: sexual and immigration policy, European Union, gender, sexuality

    Co-Director: SCSU Survey Center

Jiping Zuo

  • Professor
  • Interests: marital/gender equality, work and family, China, and socialism

Renee Schneider

  • Office Manager

In Memory

Mary Otremba

  • Our friend and colleague

Department of Sociology

262 Stewart Hall
St. Cloud State University
720 Fourth Avenue South
St. Cloud, Minnesota 56301

(320) 308-2294

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