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Sociology Faculty

Virginia McGovern

Virginia McGovern
Department Chair

B.A. Luther College; M.A. Ph.D. Bowling Green State University
Areas of Interest: Cyber Security, White Collar Crime, Criminology, Drugs and Crime, Criminology
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Layton Field
Assistant Professor

B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. Texas A&M University
Areas of Interest: Demography, Fertility, Research Methods, Social Problems
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Kim Hansen
Associate Professor

B.A. and B.S. University of North Dakota; M.A. and Ph.D. University of California San Diego
Areas of Interest: Religion, Medicine, Military
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Martin Malone
University Professor

B.A. New York University; M.A. Southern Illinois University; Ph.D. Indiana University (Vita)
Areas of Interest: Martin Malone has taught at Mount Saint Mary's since 1985. He has regularly taught Foundations of Sociology, Cultural Anthropology, Deviant Behavior, and Social Theory.
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Denise Obinna
Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Ohio State University; M.A., Ohio State University; B.A., Claflin University
Areas of Interest: Immigration, Demography, Social Stratification, Race, Gender, and Class Inequalities
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Timothy Wolfe
Associate Professor and Director of Human Services Program

B.A. Roanoke College; M.S. Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Vita)
Areas of Interest: Sociology of Jazz, Deviance, Research Methods
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Joe Vince
Lecturer and Director of Criminal Justice Program

B.A. Youngstown State University: M.A. University of Detroit (Vita)
Areas of Interest: Violent crime prevention, intervention, legislation and enforcement; Mount's Criminal Justice Student Association (CJSA faculty advisor)
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