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Christopher S. Bradley, Ph.D

Associate Professor of Sociology

Troy University
Troy, Alabama 36103
MSCX 132
Telephone: 1-334-808-6546

cbradley149481@troy.edu

Education:

PhD, Bowling Green State University. Degree in sociology. Major area: social psychology.  Minor area: statistics and methodology.

MA, Bowling Green State University.  Degree in sociology.  Concentration in social psychology.

BS, Northern Arizona University.  Degree in sociology.  Minor in social work.

Areas of Expertise:

Social psychology; sociology of religion; research methods; statistics; racial and ethnic relations.

Biography:

Christopher joined the Troy faculty in 2015.  His current research interests include the intersections of social psychology and religiosity, with the specific focus on how empathetic responses vary as a function of religious affiliation.  To date Christopher has published nine peer reviewed journal articles, authored twenty applied research reports, accrued over $200,000 in grants and has co-wrote a book (with the late Anson Shupe) which examines the intersections of social psychology and Zen Buddhism. 

Courses Taught at TROY:

Introduction to Sociology;
Social Institutions;
Social Stratification;
Social Behavior;
Minorities in U.S. Social Structure;
Research Methods;
Statistics.