Assistant Professor of Sociology
Office: Bolton Hall, Room 742
Summer Office Hours (May 18 - Sep 1, 2014): By appointment
Fall Office Hours (Sept. 9 - Dec. 11, 2014): TBD and by appointment
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Connecticut
M.A., Sociology, University of Connecticut
B.A., Sociology and Economics, University of Connecticut
Areas of Specialization:
Social Inequality; Science and Technology; Urban Sociology; Global and Transnational Sociology; Methodology; Theory
Sociol 375-202: History of Sociological Theory
Sociol 375-201: History of Sociological Theory (pdf)
Sociol 760-401: Advanced Statistical Methods in Sociology (pdf)
Sociol 101-001: Introduction to Sociology (pdf)
Gordon Gauchat, Maura Kelly, and Michael Wallace. “Occupational Gender Segregation, Globalization, and Gender Earnings Inequality in U.S. Metropolitan Areas.” Gender and Society 26: 718-747 (2012).
Gordon Gauchat. "The Politicization of Science in the Public Sphere: A Study of Public Trust in Science in the US., 1974-2010." American Sociological Review 77:167-187 (2012).
Gordon Gauchat. "The Cultural Authority of Science: Public Trust and Acceptance of Organized Science." Public Understanding of Science 20:751-770 (2011)