Richard Sullivan received his Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He earned a Masters in Sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and his Bachelor's degree from Macalester College in St. Paul, MN.
366Contemporary Social Movements
106Introduction To Sociology
Research Interests & Areas
Political Sociology, Education, Social Movements, Labor Studies
My past research focused on the social movement dynamics of labor movement revitalization, union organizing among white-collar workers and immigrants working in garment industry sweat shops.I am currently working on a book that provides an accessible sociological analysis of higher education for students and their parents.
Ph D Sociology
University of California - Santa Barbara
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Saint Paul, Minnesota
John A. Dossey Award for Outstanding Teaching
College of Arts and Sciences
Kenneth A. and Mary Ann Shaw Teaching Fellowship
ISU College of Arts and Sciences
University Teaching Initiative Award
Excellence in Civic Engagement Award
American Democracy Project. Vice President and Provost, Illinois State University.