Dr. Kerry Woodward, Associate Professor

Email: Kerry.Woodward@csulb.edu
Office: PSY-142
Phone: (562) 985–4236

Main Courses:

  • Classical Sociological Theory (SOC 356)
  • Poverty and Public Policy (SOC 460)
  • Sociology Honors Program (SOC 488H and SOC 489H)

Research Interests: Race, class, and gender; poverty and economic inequality; public policy and the state; theory.

Education:

  • B.A., Women’s Studies, Smith College, 1995
  • M.A., Sociology, New School for Social Research, 1998
  • Ph.D., Sociology, University of California, Berkeley, 2009

Selected publications:

Selected Awards:

  • Most Valuable Professor to Outstanding Student in the College of Liberal Arts, 2015.
  • Most Valuable Professor to Outstanding Student in the College of Liberal Arts, 2013.
  • UC Labor & Employment Research Fund Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, 2007-2008.