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Advocacy and Activism Faculty

Unless otherwise noted, all PARCC associates are at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University.

Research Director

John Burdick, Professor and Chair of Anthropology

Faculty Associates

PARCC seeks to partner with faculty to help them connect to faculty with intersecting research interests, publish working papers on-line, help with small seed grants, organize panels and mini-conferences to assist in the development of projects, and offer assistance in grants-making. Syracuse University has numerous faculty engaged in cutting-edge research on both current and historical advocacy, activism, and social movements.

Linda E. Carty, Associate Professor of Sociology and African American Studies

Matthew Cleary, Associate Professor of Political Science

Michael R. Ebner, Associate Professor and Chair of History

Cecilia Green, Associate Professor of Sociology

Matthew Huber, Associate Professor of Geography

Louis Kriesberg, Professor Emeritus of Sociology

Jeffrey Kubik, Professor of Economics

Prema Kurien, Professor of Sociology and Founding Director of Asian American Studies

Richard Loder, Professor of Sociology

Arthur Paris, Associate Professor of Sociology

Steve Parks, Associate Professor in Writing Program at the College of Arts & Sciences

Tom Perreault, Professor of Geography

Gretchen Purser, Assistant Professor of Sociology

Robert J. Rabin, Professor, Syracuse University College of Law

Herbert Ruffin, Associate Professor and Chair, African American Studies at the College of Arts & Sciences 

Mark Rupert, Professor of Political Science

Tod Rutherford, Professor of Geography

Harvey Michael Teres, Professor of English at the College of Arts & Sciences

Margaret Thompson, Associate Professor of History and Political Science

Jamie Winders, Professor and Chair of Geography