Dr. Tom Gerschick

Associate Professor

Office Address: SCH 357
Office Phone: (309) 438-3734
Office Hours: TR 12:45-1:45 p.m. & by appointment
Email: Contact Dr. Tom Gerschick (tjgersch)
Website: Visit Dr. Tom Gerschick’s Website
Teaching Schedule:
Course NumberSectionCourse NameTimeRoom NumberCourse Links
SOA206.01Sociological Inquiry M W 09:35 - 10:50SCH 0102
SOA206.02Sociological Inquiry M W 11:00 - 12:15SCH 0102
SOA287.07Independent Study   
SOA291.04Undergraduate Teaching Experience in Sociology-Antropology   
SOA342.01Sociology of the Body M W 14:00 - 15:15SCH 0108
SOA398.27Professional Practice,Internship in Sociological Research   
SOA400.05Independent Study   
Teaching Interests:
Most of the courses he teaches address inequality, such as The Sociology of Gender, Graduate Seminar in Gender, and American Diversity: Contested Visions of the U.S. Experience. 
Research Interests:
Faculty Advisor, Habitat for Humanity; Editorial Board, Teaching Soc. and Gender and Soc.; Men and Masc.; Disability; Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.

His research focuses on the intersection of gender and disability and the body in social life.
Tom Gerschick earned his doctorate from the University of Michigan.
Selected Publications:
His most recent publication is "Masculinity and Degrees of Bodily Non-Normativity in Western Culture," in the Handbook of Men and Masculinities, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage (2004). 

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