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

Summary of Expertise

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

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 Interests

Media and popular culture; gender and sexuality; LGBT issues; consumer culture; 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.

Honors, Awards and Grants

• Lionel Cantú Memorial Award. 2018.
Graduate Pedagogy Fellowship. 2018.
• Eugene-Cota Robles Fellowship. 2014.

Selected Publications

Technical Reports
• Alyssa Castro, Julian Rodriguez, and Veronica Terriquez, Ph.D. 2016. "Youth Civic Engagement and Community Well-Being in Merced." USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity.
Rodriguez, Julian, José Pinto Gonzales, Rafael Gallardo, and Veronica Terriquez, Ph.D. 2016. "Youth Civic Engagement and Community Well-Being in South Kern." USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity.