department leadership

Phone:
(810) 762-3088
Email:
hlaube@umflint.edu

Heather Laube

Associate Professor of Sociology

Chair of the Department of SOC/ANT/CRJ,
Program Director of Women's and Gender Studies Program

Courses: Gender and Society, Social Movements in America, Intro to Sociology, Sociology of Families

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Phone:
(810) 424-5407
Email:
jalvey@umflint.edu

Jennifer Alvey

Associate Professor of Anthropology and Women's and Gender Studies

Associate Department Chair

Courses: Introduction to Women’s Studies; Language and Culture; Cultures and Peoples of Latin America; Medical Anthropology; Political and Legal Anthropology; Sex, Work and International Capital; Sex and Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective; Gender, Race and Inequalities.

Women's & Gender Studies Program

FULL TIME FACULTY

Phone:
810-737-6580
Email:
kimbend@umflint.edu

Kimberly Bender

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

Courses: Introduction to Criminal Justice, Corrections, Critical Issues in Probation and Parole, Processing Offenders, Social Inequality and Crime

Phone:
(810) 762-3340
Email:
dbirchok@umflint.edu

Daniel Birchok, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Courses: Introductory courses in cultural anthropology, as well as upper level courses in the anthropology of religion, Islam, the Indian Ocean world, psychological anthropology, social theory, political violence, and economic anthropology.

Phone:
(810) 762-3391
Email:
srdlewis@umflint.edu

Sasha Drummond-Lewis

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Honors Program Advisor for Sociology

Courses: General Statistics, Introduction to Social Research, Senior Seminar

Phone:
810-762-3340
Email:
amansmi@umflint.edu
SOC/ANT/CRJ

Amanda Kahl Smith

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

Courses: Introduction to Criminal Justice, Crime and Media, Crimes of the Powerful (formerly Elite Deviance), Comparative Criminal Justice Systems, Senior Seminar in Criminal Justice

Phone:
810-762-3340
Email:
jaclede@umflint.edu
SOC/ANT/CRJ

Jacob Lederman

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Courses: Introduction to Sociology, Cities and Society, Urban Sociology, Social Theory, Senior Seminar

Phone:
(810) 762-5977
Email:
kjlitwin@umflint.edu

Kenneth J. Litwin

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice

Honors Program Advisor for Criminal Justice

Courses: Sociology of Deviance, Senior Seminar in CRJ, Policing Contemporary Society, Punishment and Social Control

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Phone:
(810) 762-3075
Email:
jrmars@umflint.edu

Joan Mars

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice

Courses: Criminology, CRJ Internship, Law and Society, Criminal Law

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Phone:
(810) 762-3342
Email:
hisyar@umflint.edu

Hisyar Ozsoy

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Currently on leave 

Courses: Intro to Anthropology, Contemporary Social Theory, Special Topics: Criminal Perspectives On Culture and Crime, Social and Cultural Change, Senior Seminar

Phone:
(810) 762-3343
Email:
kathsch@umflint.edu

Kathryn Schellenberg

Associate Professor of Sociology

Program Director of the MPA Program

Courses: Techonology & Society, General Statistics

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Phone:
(810) 766-6823
Email:
bevsmith@umflint.edu

Beverley A. Smith

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Honors Program Advisor for Anthropology

Courses: Human Origins & Prehistory: Intro to Archaeology, Mesoamerican Archaeology

Phone:
(810) 762-3340
Email:
cbthomas@umflint.edu

Charles B. Thomas Jr.

Associate Professor of Sociology

Courses: The Black Family, Race & Ethnic Relations, Intro to Sociology

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Faculty Lecturers

Phone:
(810) 762-3340
Email:
lauragm@umflint.edu

Laura MacIntyre

Office:   French Hall 526      

Office Hours: Monday through Thursday, 11am-12pm  

Courses: Intro to Social Research, Sociology of Families, Urban Sociology, Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, Introduction to Sociology

Phone:
(810) 762-3340
Email:
sspivack@umflint.edu

Shelley Spivack

Office: FH 521          

Office Hours:  Tuesday 5:10pm-5:30pm and by appointment

Courses: Gender, Crime & Justice, Juvenile Law and Justice

Staff

Phone:
(810) 762-3340
Email:
lmctier@umflint.edu

Lynne McTiernan

Administrative Assistant

Office:  526 French Hall

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm ( Office closed 12pm-1pm)

Emeritus Faculty

Phone:
(810) 762-3364
Email:
larryk@umflint.edu

Larry Koch

Emeritus Associate Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice

Courses:  Intro to Sociology, Sociology of Families, Social Theory

Phone:
(810) 762-3340
Email:
jvros@umflint.edu

Judy V. Rosenthal

Professor Emerita (ANT)

Courses: Intro to Anthropology, Social Theory, World Religions

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