Department Chair

Sudarat Musikawong

 

Sudarat Musikawong, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Sociology
smusikawong@siena.edu
Office: Rosetti Hall 324
Office Phone Number: 518-782-6444  

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Education


2006    Ph.D., Sociology, University of California Santa Cruz
2000    MA, Sociology, University of California Santa Cruz                                                     
1997    BA, Interdisciplinary Studies (Sociology, Communications, Economics)  


Courses:


Social Impact of Mass Media, Urban Sociology, Globalization Studies, Race and Ethnicity, Popular Cultures, Community Partnership Course: Urban Sociology and Sociological Perspectives with Trinity Alliance on issues of quality affordable housing, media, education and community building among “at risk youth.”

Research Interests:


· Race and Citizenship
· Feminist Studies
· Media Production, Distribution, and Exhibition
· Sociology of Culture
· Globalization and Transnational Studies
· State Violence in Southeast Asia
· Labor

Current Research:


· Invisible Citizenship: Labor Trafficking in Thailand (farmworkers, garment workers, and sex workers)
· Remembering Cold War State Violence: Commemorations, Cinema, and Visual Culture in Thailand

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