Undergraduate Students


Catie Polley, Sociology major


Graduate Students

Megan Lamotte, PhD student in Social Psychology


Marcia Lopez, MA student in Sociology


James Ragsdale, PhD student in Social Psychology


Former PhD Students


Ann E. Jones PhD, Chan-Zuckerburg Initiative


Emily Wood PhD, UX Researcher, Facebook


Lisa Maletsky, PhD, Coordinator of Student Persistence Research, University of Nevada, Reno


Michael Doane, Associate Director, Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) at Alkermes


Pete Martini, PhD, Assistant Professor of Criminology and Sociology, Manchester University


Dara Naphan-Kingery, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Western New Mexico University


Carlene Gonzalez, Product Manager, Adobe Systems


Robyn Maitoza, Associate Professor of Human Services, York University


Edina Jambor Rutland, Disabilities Support Program & Services Supervisor, San Jose City College


David Hayward, Senior Medical Research, St. John Hospital and Medical Center


Patrick Bennett,Senior UX Researcher, ZIPCAR


Kymberly Bennett, Associate Professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City


Deborah Bechtold, Research Analysis Specialist, St. Cloud University


Alex Mason, Director of Research, National Research Institute for Child and Family Studies, Boys Town

Former MA Students


Katherine Mauldin, working toward becoming a Physician’s Assistant


Morgan Green, sociology instructor at community college


Erik Schwinger, Real Estate Agent in Chicago, IL


Anna Nied, Caseworker. Koinonia Family Services. Reno, NV


Jennifer Lowman, Director of Student Persistence Research at The University of Nevada, Reno


Mihaela Logan, elementary school instructor and university lecturer in sociology


Jana Suthahar, Caseworker, A Touch of Understanding


Julie Stafford Son, Graduate Faculty at the University of Idaho


Colleen Wallace, District Park Manager with Washoe County Regional Parks and Open Spaces