Sociology

Dana M Williams

Assistant Professor

Dana Williams is an assistant professor and holds a Ph.D. from the University of Akron. Williams has teaching and research interests in the areas of social inequalities (class, gender, race/ethnicity, and sexuality intersectionality), social movements, political sociology, public sociology, and organizations. Williams enjoys regularly teaching Social Research Methods, Sociological Theory, Statistics, Race and Ethnic Relations, Social Movements, and many other courses. Recent published research has appeared in Teaching SociologyCritical SociologyJournal of Black Studies, and Social Science Journal. Williams has also co-authored (with Jeff Shantz) a book entitled Anarchy & Society: Reflections on an Anarchist Sociology (published by Brill and Haymarket). Other interests include food security and cooperative food projects, permaculture, anarchist theory and practice, critical and people's histories, alternative transportation, and the free/libre/open-source software movement.