Teaching Experience

SOCIOLOGY FACULTY APPOINTMENTS

University of Alabama Birmingham (August 2018 – Present)
Teaching Assistant Professor
Department of Sociology


Clemson University (August 2017 – May 2018)
Visiting Lecturer
Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice


Emporia State University (2014 – August 2017)
Instructor (temporary)
Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Crime and Delinquency Studies


Sociology Courses Taught

I have taught a variety of undergraduate Sociology courses as Instructor of Record. Classes range from introductory-level General Education courses (Introduction to Sociology and Intimate Relationships) to upper-level undergraduate courses for majors (Social Interaction and Social Problems).

I have taught ten online courses: seven online only, and three in both face-to-face and online formats.

Teaching evaluations and sample syllabi available on request.

University of Alabama Birmingham

Course Name Semesters Taught Enrollment
Introduction to Sociology Fall 2018 160-200
Mind, Self, and Society Fall 2018 15

Clemson University

Course Name Semesters Taught Enrollment
Introduction to Sociology 4 x Fall 2017, 3 x Spring 2018 47-88
Sociological Theory Fall 2017, Spring 2018 30-45

Emporia State University

Course Name Semesters Taught Enrollment
Cults, Sects and Society Spring 2016,* Spring 2017* 25
Intimate Relationships Fall 2014; 2 x Spring 2015; Fall 2015; 2 x Spring 2016; 2 x Fall 2016; 2 x Spring 2017, Summer 2017* 40-75
Introduction to Social Welfare Fall 2014* 40
Medical Sociology Summer 2015* 5
Popular Culture Spring 2015,* Summer 2015,* Spring 2016,* Spring 2017, Summer 2017* 10-40
Social Movements Fall 2015,* Summer 2016* 5-25
Sociology of Divorce Fall 2015, Fall 2016* 25-40
Sociology of Gender Fall 2014* 40
Sociology of Religion Spring 2015* 40
Victimology Fall 2014, Fall 2015, Summer 2016*, Fall 2016, Summer 2017* 10-40


Kansas State University

Course Name Semesters Taught Enrollment
Introduction to Sociology Fall 2010, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013 75
Social Interaction Fall 2011, Summer 2011, Fall 2012 75-100
Social Problems Fall 2013, Spring 2014 75-100

RELATED TEACHING AND ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

English Faculty Appointments

Kansas State University (2003 – 2006)
Instructor, Department of English

Other English Teaching Appointments

Butler County Community College, Rose Hill, KS Campus (1998 – 2000)
Adjunct Instructor, Department of English

Friends University, Wichita, KS (1997 – 1998)
Adjunct Instructor, Department of English

Kansas State University (1993-1995)
Graduate Teaching Assistant/Instructor of Record, Department of English