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Dr. Kara Cebulko,

assistant professor of sociology; 

Teaching at PC since 2009
  • Unauthorized Youth
  • Immigrant Incorporation
  • Brazilian Immigration
Selected Courses Taught:
  • Immigration
  • Introductory Sociology
  • Introduction to Global Studies
  • Global Studies Capstone





Dr. Cedric de Leon,

associate professor of sociology;

Teaching at PC since 2007
  • Political Parties
  • Labor
  • Race Relations
  • Democratic Reform
  • Rhode Island and Providence Politics
  • Public Libraries
Selected Courses Taught: 
  • Introductory Sociology
  • Political Sociology
  • History of Social Thought
  • Contemporary Social Theory




Dr. Eric L. Hirsch,
professor of sociology;

Teaching at PC since 1990
  • Homelessness
Selected Courses Taught:
  • Race and Ethnic Relations
  • Sociology of Disaster – 9/11
  • Urban Sociology






Dr. Eve Veliz-Moran,

associate professor of sociology;

Teaching at PC Since: 2009
  • Latino Families
  • Parent-Adolescent Relationships
  • Latino/a adolescent risky behavior
  • Latino Mothers and Fathers
  • Race and Ethnicity, and Families.
Selected Courses Taught:
  • Introductory Sociology
  • Latinos in the United States
  • Sociology of the Family
  • Sociology of Inequality 
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