Sociology Graduate Students

Julian Andres Rodriguez
  • Title
    • PhD Candidate
    • Designated Emphasis in Feminist Studies
  • Division Social Sciences Division
  • Department
    • Sociology Department
  • Affiliations Feminist Studies Department
  • Phone
    (831) 459-3516 (msg)
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Rachel Carson College Academic Building, Room 211
  • Office Hours Email for availability
  • Mail Stop Rachel Carson College Faculty Services

Research Interests

Gender and Sexuality; Media; Mental Health and Community; Qualitative Research Methods

Biography, Education and Training

Education
• Master of Arts in Sociology, University of California, Santa Cruz. 2016.
• Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, California State University, Bakersfield. 2013.

Teaching Assistant Mentor. Fall 2018–Spring 2019.

Teaching Assistant
• Sociology 196A. Capstone: The Sociologist as Public Intellectual. Spring 2018.
• Sociology 150. Social Psychology of Death and Dying. Spring 2017.
• Sociology 10. Issues and Problems in American Society. Winter 2017, 2018.
• Sociology 3A. The Evaluation of Evidence. Fall 2016, 2017.

Research Assistant
• Building Healthy Communities Youth Leadership and Health Study. Team Leader for Merced, CA, and South Kern, CA. Spring 2016–Summer 2016.

Honors, Awards and Grants

Lionel Cantú Memorial Award, UCSC Research Center for the Americas. 2018.
• Pedagogy Leadership Certificate, UCSC Center for Innovations in Teaching & Learning. 2018.
Graduate Pedagogy Fellowship, UCSC Center for Innovations in Teaching & Learning. 2018.
• Eugene-Cota Robles Fellowship, UCSC Division of Graduate Studies. 2014.
• Outstanding Graduating Senior Award, CSUB Department of Sociology. 2013.

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Articles
Rodriguez, Julian A. 2019. “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Media: Key Narratives, Future Directions.” Sociology Compass 13(4). DOI: 10.1111/soc4.12675

Research Reports
Alyssa Castro, Julian Rodriguez, and Veronica Terriquez. 2016. "Youth Civic Engagement and Community Well-Being in Merced." USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity. Available at http://dornsife.usc.edu/assets/sites/242/docs/Merced_2016_Report.pdf

Rodriguez, Julian, José Pinto Gonzales, Rafael Gallardo, and Veronica Terriquez. 2016. "Youth Civic Engagement and Community Well-Being in South Kern." USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity. Available at http://dornsife.usc.edu/assets/sites/242/docs/South_Kern_2016_Report.pdf