Francesca Guerra

TitleLecturer, Continuing
DivisionSocial Sciences Division
DepartmentSociology Department
Phone831-459-4054 (office),
831-459-3516 (message)
OfficeRachel Carson College, Sociology, Room 310
Office HoursTuesdays 1:30-3:00, Wednesdays 2:30-4:00; and by appointment
Campus Mail StopCollege Eight Faculty Services
Mail1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA

Research Interests

Social justice, poverty, race and ethnicity, deviance, history of eugenics, disability rights, sociologies of bodies, media, statistics and research methods.

Biography, Education and Training

MLIS, School of Library and Information Science, San Jose State University
Ph.D., Sociology, University of California, Santa Barbara
M.A., Honors, Sociology, University of California, Santa Barbara

Courses Taught

SOCY 103A Statistical Methods
SOCY 103B Logic and Methods of Social Inquiry
SOCY 116 Communication, Media and Culture
SOCY 137 Deviance & Conformity
SOCY 142 Language & Social Interaction
SOCY 149 Sex and Gender
SOCY 152 Body and Society
SOCY 178 Social Problems
SOCY/LGST 123 Law, Crime, and Social Justice
SOCY 129 Popular Culture and Cultural Studies