Faculty and Staff
Chair of Sociology and Criminal Justice; Associate Professor of Sociology
B.A., University of Akron; M.A., University of Akron; M.S.W., Temple University
Among her teaching interests are adoption, medical sociology and intercultural communication. Her research interests include the development of a cross-cultural framework for developing intercultural competence in the fields of medicine, business, education, law enforcement, and social work/counseling. Also, she is doing research in culture and re-entry shock that persons experience who spend significant time abroad.
Address: Humanities 202-B
Associate Professor of Sociology
B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh; M.A., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University
Goodfellow teaches an array of courses including Introduction to Sociology, Social Problems, Sociology of the Family, Women and Gender Issues, Urban Sociology, and Research Methods. Her research has focused on issues of aging, rural homeless services, domestic violence, pedagogy, and issues related to alcohol use and DUI.
Address: Humanities 202
Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice
B.A., Central Michigan University; M.A., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire
Dr. Hanes' teaching and scholarly interests are in the area of criminology and criminal justice. She has worked to integrate teaching, scholarly activities, and community involvement throughout her professional career. Recently, she has been actively engaged in collaborative research with department majors and the Lebanon County District Attorney's Office in order to assess the efficacy of the new DUI Specialty Court.
Address: Humanities 202A
Lecturer in Sociology
B.A., West Georgia College; M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D..
Simpkins teaches Introduction to Anthropology, Race, Minorities, and Discrimination, Introduction to Forensic Evidence, and The Native American Experience. His specialty area is in United States archaeology. His current research interests include ethnohistory, cultural ecology and evolution, and the study of complex systems.
Address: Humanities 201-C
Adjunct Instructor in Sociology
Address: Humanities 201
Adjunct Instructor in Psychology and Sociology
M.A., University of North Colorado
Her primary teaching interests are in abnormal psychology, research methods, and communications. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor, with training in Community Counseling (with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy), and is currently working as an outpatient therapist, presenter, and staff supervisor at River of Hope in Lebanon, PA.
Address: Lynch 287-F
Adjunct Instructor of Sociology
B.A. Lebanon Valley College; M.A., Ohio University
Gibble teaches classes of Introduction to Sociology. After applying his sociological knowledge for 35 years with the PA Department of Public Welfare in various capacities, he uses those experiences to show the relevance of sociology to whatever professional careers students may enter.
Address: Chapel 102
Address: Humanities 206
Administrative Assistant for English and Politics
Address: Humanities 206
Administrative Assistant for Music and Sociology
Address: Blair 109 and Humanities 206