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Adjunct (part-time) faculty

Suzanne Hopf, JD
     Prof. Hopf is an attorney for the Department of Public Advocacy and specializes in criminal defense and juvenile law. She has been the attorney of record for several significant juvenile law opinions in the Commonwealth of Kentucky, and has taught Principles & Concepts, Diversity & Inequality, Human Sexuality, Criminology, Juvenile Delinquency, and the Sociology of Law.  Suzanne received her MA in sociology from Colorado State University in 1993.  Since then, she has taught as an adjunct faculty at a variety of universities, in addition to being a practicing lawyer.   (502) 852-8043

Deanna McGaughey Summers, ABD
     Prof. McGaughey Summers completed her MA in Sociology from Ohio University; MS in Justice Administration from the University of Louisville, and is currently working on a Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Composition from University of Louisville. Her areas of interests include rhetorics of sexuality, gender studies, inequalities, and philosophies and administration of justice.   (502) 852-2012

Angela Orend, MA
     Prof. Orend graduated from the Department of Sociology at the University of Louisville with her MA in 2004.  Her research focuses on issues of commodificaton with respect to the body and popular culture.  Specifically, her research explores the sociological factors underlying the increasing popularity of corporate logo tattoos as a form of postmodern consumption.  She has recently published this research with the Journal of Contemporary Ethnography.  Additionally, she has worked with Dr. Mark Austin and Dr. Patricia Gagne examining the commodification of the biker in American culture.   (502) 852-8043

Nancy Steinmetz, MA
     Prof. Steinmetz holds both a BS and an M.A. in Sociology from the University of Louisville.  Her areas of interest include Crime and Criminology, specifically fear of criminal victimization, gender, and education.  She also serves as an Adjunct Professor in Sociology at other universities in the Louisville area, teaching Social Problems, Introduction to Sociology, Social Movements/Social Change, Sociology of Development and Globalization, and Contemporary Theory   (502) 852-8043 

Maggie Stone
Maggie is a fourth-year doctoral student in the PhD program in sociology at UofL.  An alumna of the University of Louisville, Maggie has earned a Master of Education in Counseling Psychology and Personnel Services (1999) as well as Bachelor of Arts degrees in both music and psychology (1995). For nearly a decade she practiced psychology in a variety of settings, including the Kentucky prison system, long term care facilities and hospitals. From 2008 to 2010 she served as an adjunct faculty member at Sullivan University and ITT Technical Institute, where she taught social and behavioral sciences. Maggie’s research interests include prostitution and sexual health. Her long term goals are to research and teach in a university setting. She spends the majority of her free time catering to the whims of her canine family members.      (502) 852-3869   Lutz 122

Jonetta Weber, PhD
     Dr. Weber is the Director of Academic Services in the Department of Sociology and completed her PhD in education administration (sport administration) at UofL. Her areas of interest include sport (history of sport, sport and academics), leisure, and animals in society.  She has taught courses in sociology (Sociology of Sport, Social Context of Aging, Sociology of Death and Dying, and Animals & Society) and in sport adminstration (Sociology of Sport, Athletics in Higher Education, Women and Sport).  She and Dr. Bob Carini recently published an article examining the lack of women represented on the covers of Sports Illustrated magazines.  Currently, she is also working on several publications, including one which relates to her dissertation (former student-athletes returning to complete their undergraduate degrees) and  another exploring the lack of representation of females in popular fishing magazines.  She will be teaching SOC 420/SPAD 391 Sociology of Sport and SPAD 480/680 Athletics in Higher Education in the fall.   (502) 852-8028

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