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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Faculty & Staff

Page address: http://sbs.mnsu.edu/soccorr/faculty/

Chair

Dr. Luis PosasPosas, Luis., Ph.D
Professor

Email – luis.posas@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113J
Phone – 507-389-2257
Degree – Kansas State U. – Social Change, Urbanization, Social Demography, Race, Ethnicity and Culture


Faculty

Dr. Afroza AnwaryAnwary, Afroza., Ph.D
Professor

Email – afroza.anwary@mnsu.edu
Office –  Armstrong Hall 113S
Phone – 507-389-5608
Degree – U of Minnesota – Social Organization, Social Movements, Social Inequality, Qualitative, Historical and Comparative Methods


Dr. Emily BoydBoyd, Emily., Ph.D
Associate Professor and Sociology Program Coordinator

Email - emily.boyd@mnsu.edu
Office –  Armstrong Hall 113Q
Phone – 507-389-1375
Degree –Florida State University – Gender, Interaction, Sociology of the Body, Media


Dr. Barbara CarsonCarson, Barbara., Ph.D
Professor

Email – barbara.carson@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113G
Phone – 507-389-6265
Degree – U. of New Hampshire – Corrections, Victimology, Violence, Restorative Justice
Website – http://sbs.mnsu.edu/soccorr/faculty/carson.html


Dr. Jeffery DennisDennis, Jeffery., Ph.D
Assistant Professor of Corrections

Email – jeffery.dennis@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113Z
Phone – 507-389-1132
Degree – SUNY Stony Brook – Criminology, Deviance


Dr. Donald EbelEbel, Donald., Ph.D
Associate Professor and
Director of Aging Studies and the Chesley Center on Aging

Email – donald.ebel@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113L
Phone – 507-389-5188
Degree – Duke University – Aging, Work, Leadership, Religion, Public Policy, Demography


Dr. Sarah Nell EpplenEpplen, Sarah Nell., Ph.D
Assistant Professor of Sociology Coordinator, Teaching Sociology Internship Program

Email – sarah.epplen@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113I
Phone – 507-389-5669
Degree – North Carolina State U. – Sociology


Dr. Carol GlasserGlasser, Carol L., Ph.D
Assistant Professor

Email - carol.glasser@mnsu.edu
Office - Armstrong Hall 113O
Phone - 507-389-1345
Degree - University of California,Irvine – Public and Applied Sociology, Gender, Critical Animal Studies, Social Movements
Website - http://carolglasser.com/


Dr. Diane GrahamGraham, Diane., Ph.D
Associate Professor

Email – h.graham@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113M
Phone – 507-389-6169
Degree – Southern Illinois U. – Carbondale – Evaluation, Applied Statistics, Human Services


Dr. Hoy AaronHoy, Aaron., Ph.D
Assistant Professor of Sociology

Email – aaron.hoy@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113D
Phone – 507-389-1038
Degree – Syracuse University - Families, Sexualities, Sex and Gender, Aging and the Life Course


Dr. Vicki HunterHunter, Vicki., Ph.D
Associate Professor
Email – vicki.hunter@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113N
Phone – 507-389-5611
Degree – Kent State U. – Justice-involved Women and Girls, Social Psychology, Family Violence and Gender

Dr. Saiful IslamIslam, Saiful., Ph.D
Assistant Professor
Email – saiful.islam@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113T
Phone – 507-389-5613
Degree – Southern Illiniois University – Public Policy, Political Sociology, Organizations, Social Movements, Human Services, Health and Medicine, and Mixed Methods

Jessica McLaughlinMcLaughlin, Jessica., MS
Director of Corrections Field Education
Email – jessica.mclaughlin@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113
Phone – 507-389-5601

Mollenkopf-Pigsley, Christine., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor & Program Director - Applied Organizational Studies

Email – christine.mollenkopf-pigsley@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113
Phone – 507-389-1563
Degree – Walden University – Social Enterprise/Entrepreneurship, Virtual Collaboration, Gig Economy

Website - www.linkedin.com/in/christinepigsley


Dr. Paul PrewPrew, Paul, Ph.D
Associate Professor

Email – paul.prew@mnsu.edu
Office – Morris Hall 222K
Phone – 507-389-5674
Degree – University of Oregon – Environment, Political Economy, Developing Areas

Website - http://krypton.mnsu.edu/~sy5879je/index.shtml


Rendahl, Kristi., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor and Director, Nonprofit Leadership Program

Email – kristi.rendahl@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113
Phone – 507-389-5215
Degree – Hamline University – Nonprofit Capacity Building, International and Local Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)


Dr. Pedro ThomasThomas, Pedro M., Ph.D
Professor

Email – pedro.thomas@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113E
Phone – 507-389-2190
Degree – Washington State U. – Criminology/Delinquency, Deviant Behavior, Social Disorganization, Social Control
 


Dr. Sherrise Tuesdale-Moore Truesdale-Moore, Sherrise., Ph.D
Associate Professor and Corrections Program Coordinator
Field Practice Coordinator

Email – sherrise.truesdale@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113P
Phone – 507-389-1868
Degree – Howard University – Criminology, Criminal Justice, Deviant Behavior, YLS/CMI(2.0) Master Trainer, Cultural Competency in Corrections


Vaughan, TJ (Tyler)., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Email – tj.vaughan@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113R
Phone – 507-389-1561
Degree – Texas State University – Specialty Courts, Criminology, Self-Control, Peer Influence, Juror Decision Making


Dr. Dennis WaskulWaskul, Dennis., Ph.D
Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator

Email – dennis.waskul@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113A
Phone – 507-389-5673
Degree – Oklahoma State U. – Social Psychology, Sexuality, Cultural Sociology

Website - http://sbs.mnsu.edu/soccorr/faculty/waskul.html

Staff

Karen PurringtonPurrington, Karen
Office Manager

Email – karen.purrington@mnsu.edu
Office – Armstrong Hall 113
Phone – 507-389-1562


Emeriti Faculty

  • Denny Braun
  • Steve Buechler
  • W. Roy Cook
  • Joe Davis
  • Robert Demaree
  • Boyd Duncan
  • Helen Duncan
  • Catarina Fritz
  • Dave Janovy
  • Barbara Keating
  • H. Keith Luebke
  • Leland McCormick
  • Larry Menezes
  • Gustav Patterson
  • Robert Redhead
  • James E. Robertson
  • Leah Rogne
  • T.R. Schaffler
  • Tom Schmid
  • Jane VanderWilt
  • Steve Vassar
  • Paul Vaughan
  • William Wagner
  • Wendell Wessman