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Dr. Gregor Wolbring
Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies in Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
Interests: community empowerment; technology governance; disability studies; ability studies; ethics; sustainability; health systems; ecohealth

Editorial Board

Dr. David Karjanen
American Studies, University of Minnesota, Minnesota, MN 55455, USA
Interests: political economy; inequality; urban issues; migration; race; gender; social power; work; labor markets
Prof. Deborah Lupton
News & Media Research Centre, Faculty of Arts & Design, University of Canberra, Bruce 2601, Australia
Interests: digital sociology; sociology of health and illness; the body; risk; critical studies of digital health; parenting cultures; obesity politics
Contribution: Special Issue: Beyond Techno-Utopia: Critical Approaches to Digital Health Technologies
Dr. Edmund Thomas
Department of Classics and Ancient History, Durham University, 38 North Bailey, Durham, DH1 3EU, UK
Interests: monumentality; architecture and society; architecture and text; spolia and re-use
Dr. Katrina Bell McDonald
Department of Sociology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
Interests: sociology of the family; race, class, and gender; intersectionality; race relations; qualitative methodology
Contribution: Special Issue: Intersectionality: Disentangling the Complexity of Inequality
Dr. Mie Hiramoto
Department of English Language & Literature, National University of Singapore, 10 Kent Ridge Cresent, Singapore 119260, Singapore
Interests: sociolinguistics, language, gender and sexuality, language contact and change, language and media
Dr. Nicholas David Bowman
Eberly College of Arts and Sciences, West Virginia University, 108 Armstrong Hall, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
Interests: media psychology, experimental methods, entertainment theory, quantitative methods, video games, social media
Prof. Dr. Christine D. MacDonald
Department of Communication Disorders and Counseling, School, and Educational Psychology, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 47809, USA
Interests: aggression; bullying; cyberbullying; gender issues
Dr. Brennan K. Berg
The Kemmons Wilson School of Hospitality and Resort Management, the University of Memphis, 206 Elma Roane Fieldhouse, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
Interests: sport policy; sport and public health; sport diplomacy; sport development; mixed martial arts
Dr. Phillip J. Granberry
Economics Department, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA 02125, USA
Interests: social capital; international migration; urban affairs
Dr. Michael A. Stefanone
Department of Communication, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
Interests: social networks; social media; quantitative research methods
Prof. Dr. Lisa Jean Moore
Sociology and Gender Studies Department, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY 10577, USA
Interests: medical sociology, sex and gender studies, science and technology studies, critical body studies, animal studies, food studies
Contribution: Special Issue: Gender and Social Change
Dr. Valerie Zawilski
Department of Sociology, King's University College, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, N6A 2M3, Canada
Interests: social inequality; social movements; social justice in post-conflict societies; global health and human trafficking
Contribution: Special Issue: Social Inequality and the Global Slave Trade
Prof. Dr. Madine VanderPlaat
Department of Sociology & Criminology, 923 Robie St., Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Interests: Immigrant women, children and families; social exclusion; health equity; citizen participation; feminist methodologies
Contribution: Special Issue: On the Move: Human Migration Past, Present and Future
Special Issue: Decolonizing Methodologies
Prof. Dr. Terry Nichols Clark
Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, 1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
Interests: urban sociology; transnational processes; sociology of culture; social theory
Prof. Dr. Daniel Lee Kleinman
Department of Community and Environmental Sociology, University of Wisconsin, Agricultural Hall, 1450 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Interests: knowledge economy; higher education; universities; Interdisciplinarity; democracy; deliberative democracy; expertise; Colony Collapse Disorder; biotechnology
Dr. Claire Donovan
Health Economics Research Group, Brunel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3PH, UK
Interests: research evaluation; research policy; higher education policy; sociology of knowledge; sociological theory; (social) science and society
Dr. Teela Sanders
School of Sociology & Social Policy, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
Interests: prostitution; sex trade, sex work; informal economies; gender; regulation; ethnography
Dr. Peter Stamatov
Department of Sociology, Yale University, P.O. Box 208265, New Haven, CT 06520-8265, USA
Interests: social movements; religion; culture; empire; transnational processes; theory; nationalism
Dr. Graeme Gilloch
Department of Sociology, Bowland North, Lancaster University, Lancaster, LA1 4YT, UK
Interests: social and cultural theory; critical theory; visual and urban culture; memory studies
Contribution: Special Issue: Ghost-towns: Cityscapes, Memories and Critical Theory
Dr. Jacqueline Low
Department of Sociology, Carleton Hall, Room 132, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, E3B 5A3, Canada
Interests: sociology of health; illness; health policy and health care; in particular chronic illness; disability; and alternative and complementary therapies; deviant behavior; qualitative research methods; sociology of the body
Contribution: Special Issue: Embodied Action, Embodied Theory: Understanding the Body in Society
Dr. Val Marie Johnson
Department of Sociology, Criminology, Women & Gender Studies, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 3C3, Canada
Interests: histories and theories of social power and identity (particularly focused on how gender and sexuality intersect with class, race and colonialism, ethnicity, age, citizenship), and of cities and urban social relations; socio-legal and governmentality studies
Prof. Dr. Andrea Nightingale
Department of Classics, 450 Serra Mall, Building 110, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-2145, USA
Interests: ancient philosophy, Greek literature, Greek culture, Roman literature and culture (especially in late antiquity), modern philosophy, ecological Studies
Prof. Dr. Anthony Elliott
Department of Sociology, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Flinders University, Adelaide 5001, South Australia, Australia
Interests: social theory; identity studies; globalization; sociology of modern societies; psychoanalysis
Prof. Dr. John Bodel
Department of Classics, Brown University, Box 1856, 48 College St., Providence, RI 02912, USA
Interests: early societies and cultures; slavery; epigraphy and writing systems; death and the afterlife; special interest: Roman Empire
Prof. Dr. Simon Swain
Classics and Ancient History, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK
Interests: culture and society in the period of the Roman Empire; development of the legacy of Classical Antiquity in the world of the Islamic middle ages
Dr. Lutz Kaelber
Department of Sociology, University of Vermont, 31 So. Prospect St. Burlington, VT 05405, USA
Interests: collective memory, theory, Max Weber, comparative historical sociology; disability studies; sociology of religion, sociology of Nazi Germany and the Holocaust
Dr. Daniel H. Krymkowski
Department of Sociology, University of Vermont, 31 So. Prospect St. Burlington, VT 05405, USA
Interests: social class inequality; ethnic, racial, and gender inequality; social mobility; research methods and statistics; mathematical modeling; game theory; natural resource management
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