department leadership

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

Jennifer Alvey

Associate Professor of Anthropology and Women's and Gender Studies

Department Chair of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice
Program Director of Women's and Gender Studies Program

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.

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

Kenneth J. Litwin

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice

Associate Chair of Sociology, Anthropology, and 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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FULL TIME FACULTY

Phone:
810-237-6580
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 Andrew Birchok

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Courses: Introduction to Cultural Anthropology; Social Theory; Anthropology of Religion; Anthropology of Islam; The Indian Ocean World; Anthropology of Political Violence; Anthropology of Value and Exchange; Culture, Personality, and Beyond

Phone:
(810) 762-3340
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) 762-3088
Email:
hlaube@umflint.edu

Heather Laube

Associate Professor of Sociology

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

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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) 762-3075
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) 762-3340
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) 762-3340
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) 762-3340
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

Email:
burnsml@umflint.edu

Mary Burns

Courses:
Sociology of Health & Illness

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

Aaron Foote

Courses:  Introduction to Sociology

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

John Girdwood

Courses:  The Black Family

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

Allison James

Courses:  Sociology of Families

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:
rpetrak@umflint.edu

Rachel Petrak

Courses:  General Statistics

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

Frank Raslich

Courses:  Introduction To Archaeology

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

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

Christian Vannier

Courses:  Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

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

Thomas Wojciechowski

Courses:  Introduction to Sociology

Emeritus Faculty

Phone:
(810) 762-3340
Email:
hanifak@umflint.edu
SACJ - Anthropology

Hani Fakhouri

Professor Emeritus of Anthropology

Courses:
Middle East, Gerontology

Phone:
(810) 762-3340
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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