Administrative Staff

Deborah Carr

Professor and Department Chair

PhD, University of Wisconsin–Madison (1997)

Sociology Room 260

Dr. Carr is a life course sociologist who uses primarily quantitative methods to study social factors in health and aging, end-of-life issues, bereavement, and family relations in later life. .

Ashley Mears

Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

PhD, New York University (2009)

Sociology Room 257
617.358.0637 |

Dr. Mears studies the intersections of culture and markets.

Joseph Harris

Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

PhD, University of Wisconsin–Madison¬† (2012)

Sociology Room 247
617.358.5495 |

Dr. Harris Specializes in political sociology, global health and healthcare policy, development and social change, globalization, and medical sociology.

Sarah Jordan

Department Administrator

Sociology Room 260D
617.353-2594 |

Andrea Inman

Senior Program Coordinator

Sociology Room 260C
617.353-2597 |