Harry Hamilton, Ph.D.

Harry G. Hamilton
Teaching Associate Professor
hhamilton@uab.edu l 205-934-3322 l HHB 460J

Ph.D. Sociology, University of Alabama Birmingham, 2002.
M.A. Sociology, University of Alabama Birmingham, 1983.
B.S. Sociology, University of Alabama Birmingham, 1973.

Other Positions:
Course Master, Dentistry and Culture (DENT 1110), 2012 – Present.
Undergraduate Director, 2011 – 2012.
Kappa Delta Chapter, Representative, 2011-2012.
Coordinator, Service Learning (SOC 488), 2010 – Present.
Executive Director, St. Andrew's Foundation, 1985 – 2005.
Alpha Program Director, St. Andrew's Foundation, 1974 – 1985.

Undergraduate Courses Taught:
Intro to Sociology, Intro to Social Psychology, Marriage and
Family, Human Sexuality, Family and Kinship, Race and Ethnic Relations, Sociology
of Mental Health, Sociology of Aging, Sociology of Terrorism, Drugs and
Society, Symbolic Interactionism

Recent Publications:

Hamilton, Harry G. 2014. "Dentists." The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Health, Illness, Behavior, and

Hamilton, Harry G. 2009. Jihad. Sage Encyclopedia of Death and Social Experience, Sage Publications, Inc.

Reviews of Articles and Book Chapters:

  • Ad hocreviewer for the Journal of Health andSocial Behavior.
  • Reviewedchapter on Race and Ethnicity for W. W. Norton – Introduction to Sociology, Anthony Giddens, Mitchell Duneier, Richard P. Appelbaum and Deborah Carr.