James Stobaugh

Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology

B.A. Political Science, University of Hawaii, Manoa
M.A. Political Science, University of Memphis
M.A. Sociology University of California, Irvine
Ph.D. Sociology University of California, Irvine

Programs: Sociology

James Stobaugh's research focuses on the intersection of social movements, law, and religion. His current project examines the creationist and school prayer movements and the extralegal consequences of social movement framing that occurs when movements go to court. He has also examined the media coverage of social movements and conducted an ethnographic study of megachurches. His research has appeared in the American Sociological Review, Social Forces, and Ethnography.

SOCI 100 Introduction to Sociology
SOCI 300 Social Research Methods