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Simón Weffer
Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Stanford University

Scholarly Interests:  My research interests are primarily concerned with the intersection of social stratification (in particular urban inequality) with collective action, protest, and social movements. I am also interested in issues of racial/ethnic identity, race/ethnic relations, political sociology, collective efficacy, health disparities, and immigration.

Courses Taught: Race and Ethnicity, Social Movements and Collective Behavior, Sports and Society, Latino and Latin American Civilization

E-mail: sweffer@niu.edu
Phone: 815-753-2516
Office: Zulauf 808

Curriculum Vitae