Raised in Hong Kong (under British colonial rule); formative years in Guam of Micronesia (erstwhile Spannish colony, now American unincorporated territory); then Texas panhandle, central Jersey, and SoCal--sources of my sociological imagination.
Ph.D. Rutgers University (Sociology, 2007); M.A. Texas Tech University (Sociology, 1998); B. A. University of Guam (Sociology, 1996)
SOC 3070 Quantitative Analysis & Survey Research; SOC 3110 Sociological Theories; SOC 5900 Senior Seminar (on Social Networks)
Research and Teaching Interests
Cultural Sociology, Research Methods; Sociological Theory; Social Networks, Organizations and Institutions, historical sociology (war and social movement), institutional control of our senses