Erin E Hoekstra

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hoek0057@umn.edu


Affiliations
Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • M.A.: Sociology, University of Minnesota, 2015.
  • M.A.: Social Policy, Coventry University, 2009.
  • M.A.: Post-colonial Cultural Studies, University of Manchester, 2006.
  • B.A.: Sociology/Anthropology, Rhodes College, 2004.

Curriculum Vitae

Specialties

  • Health Disparities and Medical Sociology
  • Immigration
  • Social Movements
  • Critical Race and Ethnicity
  • Critical Criminology
Courses Taught
  • Sociology of Health and Illness (Instructor), Summer 2017
  • Sociological Theory (Instructor), Spring 2016 and Fall 2016
  • Introduction to Sociology (Instructor - St. Catherine University), Fall 2012, Spring 2013 (2 sections), Fall 2013
  • Introduction to Sociology (TA and Discussion Section Leader), Spring 2012
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice (TA), Fall 2011
Research & Professional Activities

Research

  • Visiting Graduate Student, Center for Comparative Immigration Studies, University of California - San Diego: 2016-2018
  • Graduate Research Assistant: Medical Deportation (PI, Lisa Sun-hee Park): 2017-2018
  • Graduate Research Assistant: Mass Incarceration and Environmental Justice (PI - David Pellow): 2015-2016
  • Graduate Research Assistant: Flexible Work and Well-being (PIs: Erin Kelly and Phyllis Moen): 2012 - 2015
Publications
  • Hoekstra, Erin E, Gerteis, Joseph (Forthcoming 2018). The Civic Side of Diversity: Ambivalence and Belonging at the Neighborhood Level. City & Community,
  • Park, Lisa, Jimenez, Anthony, and Hoekstra, Erin (2017). Decolonizing the U.S. Health Care System: Undocumented and Disabled After the Affordable Care Act. Health Tomorrow: Interdisciplinarity and Intersectionality, Vol 5: Taking Back Health, 24-54.
  • Hoekstra, Erin E (2014). Of Carbon and Cash. Owned, 43-56.
  • Hoekstra, Erin E, Miah, Raja (2008). Building Local Solidarity. Citizenship, Cohesion and Solidarity, 72-81.
Awards
  • Anna Welsch Bright Dissertation Research Award, 2015
  • Graduate Research Partnership Program, Sumer 2015
  • Bilinski Foundation Fellowship, Summer 2014
  • American Mosaic Project Fellowship, Summer 2012