Department of Sociology

Faculty and Staff

Derrick Bryan
Associate Professor and Chair, 
Director of Non-Traditional Academic Initiatives
Wheeler Hall 223
Educational Background:
Ph.D., M.A., The Ohio State University
B.A., Morehouse College
Cynthia Hewitt
Associate Professor
Wheeler Hall 207
Educational Background:
Ph.D., Emory University
M.A., Howard University
B.A., Brown University 
Michael Hodge
Associate Professor and Associate Provost for Research,
Scholarship, and Creative Production
Wheeler Hall 121
Educational Background:
Ph.D., M.S., University of Florida
Mansa King
Associate Professor 

Wheeler Hall 219
Educational Background:
Ph.D., M.A., John Hopkins University 
B.S., Howard University
Marisela Martinez-Cola
Mellon Fellow (Emory University)
Wheeler Hall 209
Educational Background:
Ph.D. Candidate, Emory University
J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law
B.A., University of Michigan



Michele Mitchell
Visiting Assistant Professor

Wheeler Hall 215
Educational Background:
Ph.D. Candidate, M.A., Georgia State University
Ida Mukenge
Wheeler Hall 211
Educational Background:
Ph.D., M.A., University of California, Berkeley
Adria Welcher
Assistant Professor

Wheeler Hall 217
Educational Background:
Ph.D., Emory University
M.A., Stanford University
M.A., University of Michigan
B.A., Spelman College
Judith Richmond
Office Manager

Wheeler Hall 221