Meet the Faculty

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Bryant Crubaugh

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Division: Social Science Division
Office: Appleby Center (APC) 233
Phone: 3105067487

  • Ph.D., Sociology, University of Notre Dame, 2016
  • M.A., Sociology, University of Notre Dame, 2012
  • B.A., Sociology and Biblical Literature, Taylor University, 2010


  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Social Movements
  • Wealth and Poverty in America
  • Urban Development

Academic Interests:

  • Civil Society
  • Inequality
  • Organizations
  • Social Change
  • Social Movements
  • Urban Sociology

Selected Works:

  • Crubaugh, Bryant. 2018. "Not All Civic Action is Equal: Two Forms of Civic Associations and Their Disparate Effects on Poverty and Poverty Segregation." Sociological Perspectives.
  • McVeigh, Rory, Bryant Crubaugh, and Kevin Estep. 2017. "Plausibility Structures, Status Threats, and the Establishment of Anti-Abortion Pregnancy Centers." American Journal of Sociology. 122(5): 1533-1571.
  • Beyerlein, Kraig, Peter Barwis, Bryant Crubaugh, and Cole Carnesecca. "A New Picture of Protest: The National Study of Protest Events." Sociological Methods and Research.
  • Crubaugh, Bryant. 2017. "Diversity, Poverty, and Resources: The Role of Incentives and Capacity in the Presence of Highly Resourced Neighborhood Associations." Sociological Focus. 50(2): 138-158.

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