Regular Faculty

Professor Jan Lin

Jan Lin, Chair

Professor, Sociology; Advisory Committee, Urban and Environmental Policy
B.A., Williams College; M.S., London School of Economics and Political Science; Ph.D., New School for Social Research
Jan Lin's teaching areas are in urban sociology; sociological field methods; globalization; mass media and consumer society; senior seminar; introduction to sociology and a freshman course on Los Angeles.
Professor John Lang

John T. Lang

Associate Professor, Sociology
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University
John Lang is deeply interested in food as a site for sociological exploration.

Richard Mora

Associate Professor, Sociology; Affiliated Faculty, Latino/a & Latin American Studies
B.A., Harvard College (Sociology); M.A., University of Michigan (Education); M.A., Harvard University (Sociology); Ph.D., Harvard University (Sociology & Social Policy)
Dr. Mora teaches courses on masculinities, youth cultures, education, immigration, violence, & social inequality

Mai Thai

Assistant Professor, Sociology
B.A., Pomona College; M.A., University of California-Davis; Ph.D., Indiana University-Bloomington
Professor Dolores Trevizo

Dolores Trevizo

Professor, Sociology; Advisory Committee, Latino/a and Latin American Studies
A.B., Occidental College; M.A., Ph.D., UCLA
Dolores Trevizo is a political sociologist and teaches courses in political sociology, social movements and revolutions, theory, immigration to the United States, and quantitative research methods.

Benjamin Weiss

Assistant Professor, Sociology
B.A., Occidental College; M.A., Ph.D., USC

On Special Appointment

Charles Brady Potts

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Sociology
B.A., Rhodes College; M.S., University of Wisconsin, Madison; Ph.D., University of Southern California