Congratulations to our Ph.D. Graduating Class of 2016-2017!

Graduating Ph.D. Class of 2016-2017

Angela Bruns picture   Angela Bruns

Dissertation:
 
Committee: 
Hedwig E. Lee (Chair), Jennifer Romich (GSR), Julie E. Brines, Kyle Crowder.

 


Committee:
 
Hedwig E. Lee (Chair), Heather D. Hill (GSR), Alexes Harris, Jerald R. Herting, Jake H. Rosenfeld, Christopher Wildeman (Cornell University).

 

Heather Evans picture  Heather D. Evans

Committee: 
Katherine A Beckett (Co-Chair), Alexes Harris (Co-Chair), George I. Lovell (GSR), Judith A Howard (UW Sociology), Jeffrey A. Brune (Gallaudet Univerity; History, Philosophy, Religion and Sociology Department).

 

  Thomas Brad Foster

Dissertation:
Foster, Thomas B. 2016 "Rooted or Stuck?  The Causes and Consequences of American Mobility Decline." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington.

Committee:
Kyle Crowder (Chair), John Mark Ellis (GSR), Jerald R. Herting, Stewart E Tolnay.

 

Kerry MacQuarrie photo  Kerry L. D. MacQuarrie

Dissertation:
MacQuarrie, Kerry L.D. 2016 "Marriage Timing, Gender Context, and Early Family Formation." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington.

Committee:
Stewart E Tolnay (Chair), Darryl J. Holman (GSR), Sara R Curran, Aimée Dechter, Charles Hirschman.

 

Julie Morris picture  Julia M. Morris

Dissertation:
Morris, Julia M. 2017 "Aging-as-Leveler for Mental Health?: Stressful Life Transitions and CES-D Trajectories in Late-Life." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington.

Committee:
Jerald R. Herting (Chair), Nancy Woods (GSR), Hedwig E. Lee, Stewart E. Tolnay, Melissa Martinson (UW School of Social Work), Tyson Brown (Deptartment of Sociology, Duke University).

 

Kivan Polimis photo  Kivan Y. Polimis

Dissertation:
Graduating Summer of 2017.  Work in progress.  Working Title:
"Understanding Health Inequalities with Computational Social Science"

Committee:
Kyle Crowder (Co-Chair), Hedwig E. Lee (Co-Chair), Darryl J. Holman (GSR), Emilio Zagheni, Areil Rokem (UW eScience Institute).

 

Heidi Thielmann photo  Heidi Irene Thielmann

Dissertation:
Thielmann, Heidi Irene. 2016 "The Location of Registered Sex Offenders and Their Impact on Neighborhood Crime and Informal Social Control." PhD Dissertation, Department of Sociology, University of Washington.

Committee:
Robert D. Crutchfield (Chair), William H. George (GSR), Jerald R. Herting, Ross L. Matsueda, Stewart E. Tolnay, Joseph G Weis.

 

Tim Thomas photo  Tim Thomas

Dissertation:
Graduating Summer of 2017.  Work in progress.  Working Title:
"Forced Out: Race, Market, and Neighborhood Dynamics of Evictions"

Committee:
Kyle Crowder (Chair), Thaisa Way (GSR), Stewart E. Tolnay, Nathalie E. Williams.

 

Ayşegül Toksöz photo  Ayşegül Toksöz

Dissertation:
Graduating Summer of 2017.  Work in progress.  Working Title:
"Regulation Through Legal Ambiguity: Politics of Fertility in Contemporary Turkey"

Committee:
Katherine A. Beckett (Chair), Selim Sirri Kuru (GSR), Resat Kasaba, Judith A. Howard, Michael W. McCann.

 

Sara Tomczuk photo  Sara J. Tomczuk

Dissertation:
Graduating Summer of 2017.  Work in progress.  Working Title:
"Environment of Tension, Moments of Conflict"

Committee:
Steven J. Pfaff (Chair), James R. Felak (GSR), Sarah L. Quinn, Stewart E. Tolnay.