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Veronica E. Medina Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Sociology
Faculty Diversity Coordinator, Academic Affairs
Sociology Club & Phi Sigma Sigma Faculty Co-Advisor

Crestview Hall 003
Phone: (812) 941-2297
vemedina@ius.edu

Academic Background

  • Doctorate

    • University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
    • Doctor of Philosophy, Major in Sociology, Minor in Women's and Gender Studies
  • Masters

    • University of Missouri, Columbia MO, USA
    • Master of Arts, Major in Sociology
  • Bachelors

    • University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA
    • Bachelor of Arts, Major in Sociology & English

Professional Interests

Teaching

  • Soc S163 Social Problems
  • Soc S203 Sociological Concepts & Perspectives
  • Soc S312 Education & Society
  • Soc S315 Work & Occupations
  • Soc S344 Sociology of Childhood
  • Soc S416 The Family
  • Soc S470 Senior Seminar in Sociology
  • Soc S360 Topics in Social Policy

Research

  • Sociology of Youth/Children
  • Children's Popular Culture
  • Gender Socialization
  • Sociology of Consumption/Consumerism
  • Educational Inequalities
  • Contemporary Immigration
  • Children of Immigrants
  • Cultural Competency
  • Work, Occupations, and Mass Media Representations

Campus Events

Accounting On-Campus Interviews

Accounting On-Campus Interviews

September 18th, 2018

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Active Shooter Safety Training

Active Shooter Safety Training

September 18th, 2018

12:20 PM - 1:15 PM

Common Experience: Poverty Simulation

Common Experience: Poverty Simulation

September 19th, 2018

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Intramural Kickball Registration Deadline

Intramural Kickball Registration Deadline

September 19th, 2018

5:00 PM - 5:01 PM

The Unity Principle: The Power Behind Teams

The Unity Principle: The Power Behind Teams

September 20th, 2018

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Bus Trip to IU Football vs. Michigan State (Kick-off TBD)

Bus Trip to IU Football vs. Michigan State (Kick-off TBD)

September 22nd, 2018

3:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Mental Health Screenings

Mental Health Screenings

September 24th, 2018

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Annual School of Business Golf Scramble

Annual School of Business Golf Scramble

September 28th, 2018

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention

Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention

September 29th, 2018

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Intramural Softball Registration Deadline

Intramural Softball Registration Deadline

October 3rd, 2018

5:00 PM - 5:01 PM

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