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Lisa M. Stulberg

Associate Professor, Sociology of Education

Applied Statistics, Social Science, and Humanities

212-992-9373

Lisa M. Stulberg is associate professor, sociology of education, at New York University's Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. Her research focuses on the politics of race and education, affirmative action in higher education, school choice policy and politics, and LGBTQ social change. She is the author of Race, Schools, and Hope: African Americans and School Choice after Brown (Teachers College Press, 2008) and the co-editor (with Eric Rofes) of The Emancipatory Promise of Charter Schools: Toward a Progressive Politics of School Choice (SUNY Press, 2004). She is the co-editor (with Sharon Lawner Weinberg) of Diversity in American Higher Education: Toward a More Comprehensive Approach (Routledge, 2011). She currently is working on a book with Anthony S. Chen, of Northwestern University, on the origins of race-conscious affirmative action in college admissions. She has a new book with Polity called LGBTQ Social Movements. She has blogged for Huffington Post Queer Voices. She received an A.B. from Harvard College, a Masters in Social Science (M.Soc.Sci.) in Cultural Studies from the University of Birmingham (in the U.K.), and a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of California at Berkeley.

 

 

 

Selected Publications

Programs

Sociology of Education

In this program you will learn to analyze educational problems and issues, such as educational equity, using a sociological lens.

Courses

The Learning of Culture

Examination of the process of socialization and its interrelationship with culture in a cross-cultural perspective.Basic issues in the study of the relationship of culture and the individual are considered.
Course #
SOED-GE 2325
Units
3
Term
Fall
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