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PhD Job Market Candidates, 2019-2020

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Area: Social Sciences, Humanities, and Interdisciplinary Policy Studies in Education (SHIPS)

Dissertation Title: Diversity as a Resource in an Elite Public School: A 21st Century Paradox

Research Interests: race and ethnicity, learning and identity, social interaction, access and equity, conceptions of intelligence, power and legitimacy, community and belonging; contextual analysis of opportunity/achievement gaps, high-achieving and affluent learning environments


Area: Social Sciences, Humanities, and Interdisciplinary Policy Studies in Education (SHIPS)

Dissertation Title: How Does Religion Shape Academic Outcomes in High School and College?

Research Interests: Higher Education, diversity, Stratification, Sociology, Religion, Life Span, Adolescence, Ethnicity, Mixed-Methods, Families


Jeremiah Lockwood

Area: Social Sciences, Humanities, and Interdisciplinary Policy Studies in Education (SHIPS)

Dissertation Title: Golden Ages: cantorial revivalists in the digital era

Research Interests: Ethnography of education, religion and education, music learning, learning in non-institutional settings, genre revival, construction of identity, cantorial music, blues, Yiddish literature


Area: Social Sciences, Humanities, and Interdisciplinary Policy Studies in Education (SHIPS)

Dissertation Title: Understanding the Translation of Equity-Minded District Policies to Practice: An Examination of School Reform Efforts in California and Florida

Research Interests: Educational Policy, Sociology of Education, Equity in Education, School Reform, STEM Education, Urban Education, Parents and Family Issues, Mixed methods, Qualitative Research


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