Recent Posts

I’m honored to be recognized with the 2020 Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award from the faculty of the Department of Sociology & Anthropology. We celebrated at our end of semester department Zoom party. Thank you!

I was this month’s graduate instructor spotlight in the newsletter of CATLR, the Northeastern University teaching center. I was interviewed about how I started teaching, my research, and guiding students to look at things in new ways. You can read my whole interview here.


Undergraduate Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Sociological Theory
  • Race and Racisms
  • Urban Sociology of Boston
  • Social Justice
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Sociological Research Methods
  • Sustainable Development
  • Sports and International Relations
  • First Year Seminar

Recent Publications

The People’s Climate March (PCM) in September 2014 brought hundreds of thousands of people into the streets of New York City in an …



Olympic Legacy in Los Angeles

Exploring the discursive framework of ‘event legacy’ in the bid and planning for LA1984 and LA2028, and how it shapes the future of the city.