Stephen Hagan, Ph.D.

Stephen HaganAssistant Professor of Sociology

Assistant Coach for Speech, McKendree Speech & Debate Team

Office: Carnegie Hall 106

Phone: (618) 537-6904


Education


Ph.D., Sociology, Southern Illinois University Carbondale

M.A., Sociology, Southern Illinois University Carbondale

B.A., Sociology, Southern Illinois University Carbondale


Teaching Interests


Social Construction of Crime and Deviance

Popular Culture

Demography and Population

Introduction to Sociology


Publications


Hagan, Stephen P. (2012) Defending Elias: Applications of Figurational Research in the Social Sciences. Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy (ASAP), Vol 12(1) 426-428.


Teaching Philosophy


I prefer to engage students in a manner that challenges their world view and makes them think. I never expect their world view to change, I just want to make sure they thinking about their assumptions critically.


Organizations & Memberships


American Society of Criminologists

Midwest Sociological Society


Faculty Advisor


Sociology Club

Games Club