Ph.D. Alumni and Job Placements

Students who graduate from the NYU Department of Sociology go on to positions in both academic and non-academic settings, as well as post-doctoral fellowships for further research. Placements for recent graduates include the following:

Graduated Cohort of 2017

Abigail Weitzman, Post-Doc followed by Assistant Professor at the University of Texas at Austin


Pending Graduates

Daniel Cohen, Assistant Professor at the University of Pennsylvania (PA)

Hassan Abdel Salam, Dartmouth Post-Doc followed by Assistant Professorship at the University of Minnesota (MN)

Peter Rich, Assistant Professor at Cornell University (NY)

Graduated Cohort of 2016

Jacob Faber, Assistant Professor at NYU Wagner (NY)

Michael Friedson, Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (WI)

Tey Meadow, Assistant Professor at Columbia University (NY)

Graduated Cohort of 2015

Hillary Angelo, Assistant Professor at University of California-Santa Cruz (CA)

Jonathan Bearak, Senior Research Scientist at the Guttmacher Institute

Jacob Faber, Postdoctoral Research Associate at Princeton University (NJ)

Russell Frank Ferri, Researcher at the NYC Criminal Justice Agency (NY)

Caitlin Petre, Postdoctoral Appointment, Yale Law School Information Society (CT)

Stacy Torres, President's Postdoctoral Fellow at University of California, Berkley (CA)

David Wachsmuth, Assistant Professor at McGill University (Montreal, Québec)

Abigail Weitzman, Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Michigan, Populations Studies Center. (MI)

 

Graduated Cohort of 2014

Jenna Appelbaum, Research Psychologist at the U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences (Ft. Belvoir, VA)

Michael Friedson, Postdoctoral Fellow at New York University (NY)

Issa Kohler-Hausmann, Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School (CT)

Ellen Lamont, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Appalachian State University (NC)

Glen Pine, Data Analyst, Savi Technology (VA)

Poulami Roychowdhury, Assistant Professor of Sociology at McGill University (Montreal, Québec)

Jason Stanley, Strategist and Operations Manager at Provender (CA)

David Wachsmuth, Killam Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, British Columbia)

Robert Weide, Assistant Professor, Cal State Los Angeles (CA)

 

Graduated Cohort of 2013

Ruth Braunstein, Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Connecticut (CT)

Jennifer Heerwig, Assistant Professor of Sociology at SUNY Stony Brook University (NY)

Sarah Kaufman, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology at Trinity University (TX)

Amy LeClair, Postdoctoral Trainee at Rutgers University, Institute for Health, Healthcare Policy and Aging Research (NJ)

Michael McCarthy,  Assistant Professor of Sociology at Marquette University (WI)

Sheera Olasky, Data Analyst at the NYC Department of Finance

Michael Rowan, Assistant Professor of Sociology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice (NY)

Miodrag Stojnic, Post-Doc at the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill  (NC)

 

Graduated Cohort of 2012

Leslie-Ann Bolden, Adjunct Instructor at New York University (NY)

Devyani Prabhat, Lecturer/ Lawyer at the University of Bristol Law School (United Kingdom)

Emily Rauscher, Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Kansas (MO)

Mark Trekson, Scholar at the Institute for Public Studies at New York University (NY)

 

Graduated Cohort of 2011

Brian McCabe, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Georgetown University (DC)

Tey Meadow, Assistant Professor of Sociology, and of Studies of Women, Gender and Sexuality at Harvard University (MA)

Jennifer Petersen, Principal of Petersen Consulting at Petersen Consulting

 

Graduated Cohort of 2010

Jane Jones, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Ursinus College (PA)

Abby Larson, Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University (CA)

Miranda March, Research Associate at the Center for Applied Research Solutions

Allison McKim, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Bard College (NY)

Deinya Phenix, Assistant Professor of Sociology at St. Francis College

Rifat Salam, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Social Sciences, and Human Services at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (NY)

David Schleifer, Senior Research Associate at Public Agenda

Owen Whooley, Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of New Mexico (NM)

Grace Yukich, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Quinnipiac University (CT)

 

Graduated Cohort of 2009

Danielle Bessett, Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Cincinnati (OH)

Sarah Damaske, Assistant Professor of Labor and Employment Relations, Sociology and Women’s Studies at Penn State (PA)

Amie Hess, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Meredith College (NC)

Monika Krause, Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Kent (United Kingdom)

Samantha MacBride, Assistant Professor at Baruch College School of Public
Affairs (NY)

Ashley Mears, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Boston University (MA)

 

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