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Colin Jerolmack

Associate Professor of Sociology , Environmental Studies

Ph.D. 2009, M.A. 2005 (Sociology), City University of New York; B.S. 2000 (Psychology), Drexel University.

Office Address: 

Puck Building, Room 4100, 295 Lafayette Street New York, NY 10012

Office Hours: 

On Leave.

Areas of Research/Interest: 

Ethnography; urban communities; environmental sociology; animals and society; culture; health; social theory.


Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholar in Health Policy, Harvard University [2008-2010]

Selected Publications:

Jerolmack, Colin and Nina Berman. 2016. "Fracking Communities." Public Culture 28(2).

Jerolmack, Colin and Shamus Khan. 2014. "Talk is Cheap: Ethnography and the Attitudinal Fallacy." Sociological Methods and Research 43(2): 178-209.

Jerolmack, Colin and Iddo Tavory. 2014. "Molds and Totems: Nonhumans and the Constitution of the Social Self." Sociological Theory 32(1): 64-77.

Jerolmack, Colin.  2013.  The Global Pigeon.  Chicago:  University of Chicago Press.

Jerolmack, Colin.  2007.  "Animal Practices, Ethnicity and Community: The Turkish Pigeon Handlers of Berlin."  American Sociological Review 72(6): 874

Updated on 06/01/2016