Mike Sauder

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Professor; Editor of Contemporary Sociology
Ph.D. Northwestern University
Office: 
W516 Seashore Hall
Phone: 
319-335-0366
Fax: 
319-335-2509

Spring 2018 Office Hours:
Monday and Wednesday 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Michael Sauder's research interests include social theory, inequality, and organizations. He is currently examining how the production of educational rankings affects the organizational activities and status systems of higher education. His theoretical work explores how third parties, legitimacy, and ambiguity influence status relationships at both the individual and organizational levels of analysis. His teaching interests include social stratification, social theory, and qualitative methods.