I am an Associate Professor of Sociology at the City University of New YorkQueens College.  I’m a faculty member in the Department of Sociology and both member and former Director of Queens College’s Master’s Program in Data Analytics and Social Research.

My research focuses on household finance, economic policy, and wellbeing in 21st century America.  I wrote Financial Crisis in America’s Middle Class (2017, Praeger), and I co-authored Global Capitalism: A Sociological Perspective (2010, Polity Press).


Newly Released

My new book, Financial Crisis in American Households (Praegar), has been released.  Ask your librarian to order a copy today!

Amazon link – Google link – Publisher link


Interview on Financial Crisis in American Households

Watch a recent interview on Forward Nation, in which I discuss my new book Financial Crisis in American Households.  


The Annex

I produce and co-host The Annex is a sociology-themed podcast.  

Check it out at www.theannexpodcast.com

Play our most recent episode below:

Sociology Podcasting

As a professional service project, I am developing resources and platforms for academic sociology-themed podcasts.  The project is producing multiple podcast series.

To see more visit www.sociocast.org