Steven McKay

TitleAssociate Professor,
Director, UCSC Center for Labor Studies,
Undergraduate Education Committee Chair
DivisionSocial Sciences Division
DepartmentSociology Department,
Critical Race and Ethnic Studies
AffiliationsCollege Nine,
Community Studies Program
Phone831-502-7331 (office)
Web Site UCSC Center for Labor Studies
OfficeCollege Eight 318
Office HoursMondays/Wednesdays 11:00 -12:30; and by appointment
Campus Mail StopCollege Eight Faculty Services
Mail1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
Steven McKay

Research Interests

Labor and labor markets, political sociology, globalization and social change, migration and racial formation, Southeast Asia.

Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D., Sociology, University of Wisconsin - Madison

M.A., Southeast Asian Studies, University of Wisconsin - Madison

B.A., Political Economy of Industrial Societies, University of California - Berkeley

Honors, Awards and Grants

2007 Distinguished Scholarly Book Award

American Sociological Association’s Labor and Labor Movements Section

2010 Award for Universal Design in Instruction, Disability Resource Center, UC Santa Cruz

2012 Chancellor's Achievement Award for Diversity, UC Santa Cruz

Selected Publications

Courses Taught

SOCY 15 World Society: Origins and Consequences of Globalization
SOCY 176A Work and Society
SOCY 188A Social Change in Global Economy
SOCY 220 Global Transformations: Macrosociological Perspectives
SOCY 229 Ethnographies of Work and the Work of Ethnography