Sociology Staff

Sociology@UCSC is staffed by an interracial international politically charged team who are educated in the fields of community studies, creative writing, critical dance theory and performance management, feminist studies, fine art, and sociology. They most sincerely love the various and extensive roles they play within the department and its community.

Department Manager

Jessica Lawrence

  • Title
    • Department Manager
  • Department
    • Sociology Department
  • Phone
    831-459-2831
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Rachel Carson College Academic Building, 221
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Department and Faculty Support

Barbara Laurence

  • Title
    • Managing Editor, Capitalism Nature Socialism
    • Faculty Services Manager-Rachel Carson College
  • Department
    • Sociology Department
  • Phone
    831-459-3516, 831-459-4541, cell- 831-359-9215
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Rachel Carson College Academic Building, 233
  • Office Hours 8:00-12:00 Monday - Friday
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Colleen K Stone

  • Title
    • SJRC Manager
    • Sociology Department Assistant
  • Department
    • Science & Justice Research Center
    • Sociology Department
  • Phone
    831-459-2653 (SOCY), 831-459-2849 (SJRC)
  • Email
  • Website
  • Office Location
    • Rachel Carson College Academic Building, 223
  • Office Hours SJRC: Monday (9-12), Tuesday/Wednesday (9AM-5PM) Sociology: Monday (1-5), Thursday/Friday (9AM-5PM)
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  • Summary of Expertise

    SJRC

    • Programming, Conferences and other Gatherings, Visiting Scholar and Artist-in-Residency Programs
    • Academic Personnel, Budget and Resource Management
    • Research Profile Read more ...
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    Program Coordination and Advising

    Meenoo Kohli

    • Title
      • Graduate Program Coordinator
    • Department
      • Sociology Department
    • Phone
      831-459-3168
    • Email
    • Office Location
      • Rachel Carson College Academic Building, 220
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    Tina Cossaboom

    • Title
      • Undergraduate Program Coordinator
    • Department
      • Sociology Department
    • Phone
      831-459-4497
    • Email
    • Website
    • Office Location
      • Rachel Carson College Academic Building, 224
    • Office Hours Advising availability posted online: https://sociology.ucsc.edu/undergraduate/advising/index.html
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    Leah Hanson

    • Title
      • Department Programs Coordinator
    • Department
      • Sociology Department
    • Phone
      831-502-7036
    • Email
    • Office Location
      • Rachel Carson College Academic Building, 225
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    Undergraduate Peer Advisors

    Peer advisors can assist undergraduate students with an overview of our majors/minors, create academic plans, course recommendations, course substitutions, and other general advice. Learn more about our Peer Advisor Program and view their drop-in advising availabilty during the regular academic year.

    Peer Advisors can be contacted at:
    831-459-4888
    Rachel Carson College Rm 226
    (Not available in the Summer)