is an assistant professor of sociology at University of Massachusetts Boston. His research on political culture and institutional distrust and disaffiliation has appeared in journals such as Social Forces, Sociological Theory, Social Currents,
and The Sociological Quarterly
. Evan holds a PhD in sociology from the University of Minnesota and a BA in political theory and social policy from Michigan State University.
Lisa Wade, PhD
, is the founder of Sociological Images. Born and raised in California, she earned a BA in philosophy from UC Santa Barbara, an MA in human sexuality from NYU, and a PhD in sociology from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. She is an Associate Professor at Tulane University in New Orleans, with appointments in Sociology, Gender and Sexuality Studies, and the Newcomb Institute.
Her recent book, American Hookup
, is an open-minded, compassionate, and unflinching account of the new culture of sex on campus. She is also the author of the bestselling textbook Gender: Ideas, Interactions, Institutions
, with Myra Marx Ferree, and the co-editor of Assigned
, a book about life with gender. Forthcoming is a rousing, tide-turning take on the introduction to sociology textbook: Terrible Magnificent Sociology
You can join Lisa on Twitter
. Or, you can visit her website
for her curriculum vitae, syllabi, information on public speaking, and more.