Jeffrey Sweat, PhD


Jeffrey Sweat

Associate Professor of Sociology
Social Science

Office: T-307 Tainter Hall
Phone: 715/232-1210


Postdoc, UCLA, 2005-2007
PhD, University of California, Davis, 2004
MA, University of California, Davis, 1998
BA, University of California, San Diego, 1996

Research Interests

College retention of underrepresented groups
Health, communicable disease prevention
Gender and sexual identity processes
Sexual politics and movements

Courses Taught

Introductory Sociology
Social Psychology
Sociology of Gender
Social Problems
Sociology of Health and Illness
Juvenile Delinquency
Critical Thinking in the Social Sciences
Sociology of Culture
Popular Culture

Office Hours

Spring 2015: MW 8:30-10 in Heritage Hall 2nd floor lounge & MW 2:30-4 in Tainter 307