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
  • Mail Stop Rachel Carson College Faculty Services

Research Interests

Gender and Sexuality; Media; Wellbeing 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.

 

Instructor of Record

• Sociology 178T. Special Topics: Identity, Mass Media and Society. Spring 2020.

Teaching Assistant
• Sociology 105B. Contemporary Social Theory. Winter 2020.
• Sociology 15. World Society. Fall 2019.
• 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.

 

Mentorship

• Pathways to Research Mentor (EOP). Winter–Spring 2020.

• Teaching Assistant Mentor (Sociology Department). Fall 2018–Winter 2020.

 

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

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 https://dornsife.usc.edu/pere/bhc-youth-civic-eng-wellbeing/

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 https://dornsife.usc.edu/pere/bhc-youth-civic-eng-wellbeing/