Students on the Job Market 2021-22

Picture of J Coley.

J Coley

Dissertation: “Gentrification and Displacement in the American Rustbelt: A Two Neighborhood Comparison”
Committee: Robert Adelman (chair), Christopher Mele, Mary Nell Trautner, Waverly Duck (Pittsburgh)
Research Areas: Racial Residential Segregation, Gentrification, Housing, Neighborhoods, and Urban Sociology


Byung Soo Lee.

Byung Soo Lee
Dissertation: “The Perceived Meaning of Eldercare among the Sandwich Generation of Adult Koreans and Korean Immigrants”
Committee: Kristen Schultz Lee (chair), Debra Street, Robert Adelman
Research Areas: Life Course; Sociology of Family; Immigration; Gender; Inequality; Sociology of Education

Matthew McLeskey.

Matthew H. McLeskey

Website; Twitter: @MHMc1985
Dissertation: “Life in a Leaded Landscape: Understanding Housing, Stigma, and Struggle in the Rest Belt”
Committee: Erin Hatton (chair), Christopher Mele, and Veronica Horowitz
Research and Teaching Interests: Urban Sociology; Social & Sociological Theory; Law & Society; Qualitative Methods; Poverty & Inequalities; Environmental Sociology; Social Problems; Cultural Sociology