Lisa Linares

Academic Staff Full-time Lecturer, University of Wisconsin- Stout
Student Co-Instructor, Mankato State University
Social Sciences Department
College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Office: 114 Tainter Hall
Phone: 715-232-5495
Email: linaresl@uwstout.edu

Brief Biography

Hobbies- Wisconsin Society for Ornithology

Teaching Interests: Courses Taught: Introduction to Sociology Sociological Theory - Classical and Contemporary Cultural Anthropology Social Change Social Problems Sociology of Gender Roles Race and Ethnic Groups in the United States Race and Ethnic Relations Contemporary American Society Criminology Marriage and Family in the United States Introduction to Women's Studies Gender Relations

Research Interests: Undergraduate Education Sociology of Education Social Studies of Science Sociological Theory Cultural Anthropology Marine Archaeology Sex and Gender Racial/Ethnic Relations

Professional Interests: Society for the Social Study of Science Midwest Sociological Society Midwest Sociologists For Women in Society American Association for University Women

Education

    • Sociology
      Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg
      2001
    • Sociology
      University of Wisconsin- Madison
      1993
    • MA Women's Studies
      Mankato State University
      1990
    • BA Anthropology
      Florida State University
      1982

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin- Stout
        Academic Staff Full-time Lecturer
        2012 -
      • Mankato State University
        Student Co-Instructor
        1989 -
      • University of Wisconsin- River Falls
        Adjunct Faculty Instructor (Full-time)
        2007 - 2012
      • Madison Area Technical College (Part time)
        Instructor
        2005 - 2007
      • Viterbo University
        Instructor
        2004 - 2006
      • Madison Area Technical College (Full time)
        Instructor
        1997 - 2004
      • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
        Instructor
        1994 - 1996
      • University of Wisconsin Centers
        Associate Instructor
        1993
      • University of Wisconsin- Madison
        Project Assistant
        1991

Intellectual Contributions

    Online Tutorial

    • Linares, L. Testbank: Online Tutorial Quizzes (Online Tutorial). (7th), California: Wadsworth/Thompson Publishing Company.
    • Linares, L. (2004). Testbank: Online Tutorial Quizzes (Online Tutorial). (6th), California: Wadsworth Publishing Company.

    Manual

    • Linares, L. (1995). Problems of American Minority Groups Syllabus. , California: Wadsworth Publishing Company.

Presentations

    Uncategorized

    • Linares, L., Wallace, R., & Miller, P. (2011). “Illustrating Theoretical Concepts with Mice Who ‘try to take over the world’”. Midwest Sociological Society Annual Meetings, St. Loui, MO, United States.
    • Wallace, R., & Linares, L. (2003). Go Away Perrier: One Community’s Fight Against Corporate Greed and Environmental Damage. Southern Sociological Society Annual Meetings, New Orleans, LA, United States.
    • Linares, L., & Wallace, R. (2002). Stars That Burn Bright and Falling Stars: Hints and Suggestions about Teaching Courses Through Interactive TV. Midwest Sociological Society Annual Meetings, Milwaukee, WI, United States.
    • Linares, L. (1996). Can Feminist Pedagogy be Defined?. Midwest Sociologists for Women in Society Roundtable,, Chicago, IL, United States.
    • Linares, L., & McGuire, S. (1996). Women in Academe: Still Marginal Research Subjects in Mainstream Higher Education Journals. , Chicago, IL, United States.
    • Linares, L. (1995). Feminist Pedagogy: An Overview. Fourth First Annual Sociology Graduate Student Meetings, Blacksburg, VA, United States.
    • Linares, L. (1990). The Status of Professional Women at Mankato State University: An Overview. Midwest Sociological Society Annual Meetings, Chicago, IL, United States.

Reviewer / Editor

    Reviewer

    • Ten Lessons in Introductory Sociology

      Gould, Kenneth and T. Lewis, Oxford University Press. New York, NY. (2012)

    • Brinkerhoff, et. al

      Essentials of Sociology, 5th Edition, Wadsworth Publishing Company: Atlanta, GA. (2003)

    • Race and Ethnicity

      Author Unknown, Wadsworth Publishing Company: Belmont, CA. (1997)

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Award

    • Compass Award, University of Wisconsin- River Falls (2007)
    • Outstanding Paper Award, Midwest Sociologists for Women in Society (1996)

    Fellowship

    • State Deans' Fellowship, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1994)
    • Minority Doctoral Fellow, University of Wisconsin- Madison (1992)
    • Advanced Opportunity Fellow, University of Wisconsin- Madison (1991)

Service

    Professional

    • Section Discussant, Midwest Sociological Society Annual Meetings (1998)
    • Roundtable Coordinator, Midwest Sociologists for Women in Society (1996)

    Community

    • Search Committee, Women's Studies Departmental Search Committee (1990)