Dr. Carla Alphonso

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Carla Alphonso , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Sociology

Department of Sociology

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Dr. Alfonso – Curriculum Vitae »

Education Background

Ph.D., Tulane University
B.A., Oglethorpe University

Research Fields/ Areas of Specialty/Teaching
  • American Welfare State
  • Children and Divorce
  • Introductory Sociology
  • Marriage and the Family
  • Social Problems
  • Sociology of Aging and the Welfare State
  • Sociology of Gender
  • Sociology of Work and Occupations
Research Interests
  • Birth Order
  • Cross-national Perceptions of the Welfare State;
  • Gender Roles
  • Intergenerational Conflict
  • Siblings
Professional Activities
  • Editor of The Southern Demographic News, the newsletter of the Southern Demographic Association.

About Dr. Alphonso

Her personal interests include camping, hiking, reading, greyhounds, and baking.