Graduate Directors

Stephen A. Matthews

  • Liberal Arts Professor of Sociology, Anthropology, and Demography
  • Courtesy appointment in Geography and the School of International Affairs
  • Director, Graduate Program in Demography (Dual-Degree)
  • Faculty Director, Online Graduate Programs in Applied Demography

507 Oswald Tower, University Park, PA 16802 Tel: 814-863-9721 Office Hours: Spring 2020 For: Soc 579 - TBA Demography Training Program - Friday 1.00pm-2.00pm. Please e-mail me at:

(814) 863-9721

Jennifer Van Hook

  • Roy C. Buck Professor of Sociology and Demography
  • Director, Graduate Program in Sociology

706 Oswald Tower

(814) 867-2276

Thomas A. Loughran

  • Professor of Sociology and Criminology
  • Director, Graduate Program in Criminology

1011 Oswald Tower

(814) 865-8668

Ahmet Guler

  • Director of Graduate Studies in Criminal Justice Policy and Administration
  • Assistant Teaching Professor of Criminology

Department of Sociology and Criminology 1003 Oswald Tower

(814) 863-3671