PhDs on the Market

Kristina Brant

Kristina Brant

(Sociology)
Ph.D. Date: May 2021 (Expected)
Dissertation Title: Families in the Opioid Era: An Investigation of Parental Addiction and Kinship Care in Central Appalachia
Dissertation Committee: Mario Luis Small (Chair), Jocelyn Viterna, and William Julius Wilson
Research/Teaching Interests: Criminal justice, ethnographic methods, families, rural communities, social inequality, social policy, social support

Allison Daminger

Allison Daminger

(Sociology & Social Policy)
Ph.D. Date: May 2021 (Expected)
Dissertation Title: Gender and Class in the Cognitive Dimension
Dissertation Committee: Alexandra A. Killewald (Co-Chair), Jocelyn Viterna (Co-Chair), Michèle Lamont, and Kathleen Gerson
Research/Teaching Interests: Gender, Marriage and Family, Inequality, Sociology of Culture, Qualitative Methods
Gru Han

Gru Han

(Sociology)
Ph.D. Date: March 2020
Dissertation Title: Government Regulation and Economic Globalization: The Diffusion of Antitrust Law and Merger Control and Its Influence on Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions
Dissertation Committee: Frank Dobbin (Chair), Alexandra A. Killewald, and Bart Bonikowski
Research/Teaching Interests: Organizations, Corporate Governance, Economic Sociology, Institutionalism, Sociology of Finance, Globalization