The department is very pleased to announce the hiring of Drs. Melinda Denton, and Aida Ramos-Wada. Both faculty will join the department in Fall 2013.
Dr. Denton will be joining us from Clemson University. Her research examines the intersection of religion and family life in the U.S. with a focus on the religious lives of adolescents. Her research interests lie in Family, Adolescence & Youth, Religion and culture.
Dr. Aida Ramos-Wada will be joining us from the University of Texas at Austin. Her research interests lie in the intersection of educational inequality, religion, and race (particularly Mexican American issues).