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Sara  Green

Sara Green

Sara Green
Associate Professor

Contact

Office: CPR 224
Phone: (813) 974 2452
Fax: (813) 974 6455
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Bio

Sara E. Green is Director of the Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Program and Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of South Florida. She is co-chair, with Dr. Thomas J. Gerschick, of the American Sociological Association (ASA) Committee on the Status of Persons with Disabilities in Sociology (2012-2017); and immediate past chair (2016-17) of the ASA Section on Disability & Society. Dr. Green has interdisciplinary research and teaching interests that center on the global experience of health, illness and disability across the life course including: identity, community participation, humor, stigma, health beliefs, organizational membership and satisfaction, and care giving and receiving. She holds undergraduate degrees in Sociology and Education and graduate degrees in Sociology. In addition to the ISS and Sociology programs, she is affiliated with the Institute on Aging, the Florida Center for Inclusive Communities, and the Department of Women and Gender Studies at USF. Her work has been published in a number of edited volumes and a wide variety of peer reviewed journals. She is co-editor, with Sharon Barnartt, of Sociology Looking at Disability: What Did We Know and When Did We Know It?, Research in Social Science and Disability, Volume 9 (Emerald Group Publishing, 2017); and co-author, with Shawn Bingham, of Seriously Funny: Disability and the Paradoxical Power of Humor (Lynne Rienner, 2016). She is the recipient of the American Sociological Association Section on Disability & Society award for Distinguished Career in the Sociology of Disability.

Education

Ph.D.,Tulane University, 1994

Graduate Students

Douglas Engelman, Melinda Maconi, Melissa Welch, Bailey Wojcik

Justine Egner

Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
81552SYA 4935901Senior Seminar
Junior, Senior, Post Bacc Standing Crosslisted with ISS 4935 (CRN 85783)
3R

5:00pm-7:45pm

CPR 118

85783ISS 4935901Social Sciences Seminar
Tampa Campus ISS Majors Only. Crosslisted with SYA 4935 (CRN 81552)
3R

5:00pm-7:45pm

CPR 118

85495SYA 4949001Sociological Internship
Only students who have completed SYO 4430 (Disability & Society) are eligible to register for
1-6



TBA TBA

88332SYA 6909002Independent Study
1-19



TBA TBA

95280SYO 7435001Sociology of Disability
3F

2:00pm-4:45pm

CPR 119

91036SYA 7980004Doctoral Dissertation
2-20



TBA TBA