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Dr. Benjamin D. Albers

Associate Professor Sociology
Department Chair Sociology


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Office: Bowman Hall 221A
Office Phone: (540) 828-5726

Education: B.A. (Sociology) from Kenyon College; M.A., Ph.D. (Sociology) from Duke University

Teaching Fields: Community Studies; Gender, Crime and Justice, Public Security and Insecurity, Sociological Theory

Research Interests: The American Militia Movement, Interactionist Theories of Identity, and Gun Policy.

Outside Interests/Hobbies: Hiking & camping, target shooting, Soviet literature, military history