Faculty Accomplishments


Burns, S. “Harold Garfinkel.” 2015. In International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences (2nd Edition), ed. James D. Wright. Oxford, UK: Elsevier, pp. 598-604.

Clarke, Adele E., Carrie Friese, and Rachel Washburn (Editors). 2015. Situational Analysis in Practice: Mapping Research with Grounded Theory. Walnut Creek, CA: Left Coast Press.

Kim, N. Forthcoming (early 2016; on Online First 2015). “‘Success is Relative’: Comparative Social Class and Ethnic Effects in an Academic Paradox. (with Christine Oh). Sociological Perspectives

Kim, N. 2015. “Race-ing towards the Real South Korea: The Cases of Black-Korean Nationals and African Migrants.” Pp. 211-43 in Multiethnic Korea? Multiculturalism, Migration, and Peoplehood Diversity in Contemporary South Korea, John Lie, ed., Berkeley: University of California Berkeley Institute of East Asian Studies Publishing.

Kim, N. 2015. “The United States Arrives: Racialization and Racism in Post-1945 South Korea.” Pp. 274-95 in Race and Racism in Modern East Asia (vol. II): Interactions, Nationalism, Gender and Lineage, Rotem Kowner and Walter Demel, eds., Boston/the Netherlands: Brill.

Kim, N. 2008. “Critical Thoughts on Asian American Assimilation in the Whitening Literature.” Pp. 53-66 in Racism in Post-Racism America: New Theories, New Directions, edited by Charles A. Gallagher. Chapel Hill, NC:  Social Forces.  Reprinted in: Zhou, M. & A.C. Ocampo, eds. Contemporary Asian America, 3rd edition. NYU Press (forthcoming).

Seymour, M. and Trindle, T.B. 2015. “Use Dimensions of an Alley Revitalization Project.” Landscape Research 40(5): 586-592.

Washburn, Rachel. 2015. “Reflections on Mapping Human Biomonitoring,” in Situational Analysis in Practice: Mapping Research with Grounded Theory, Adele E. Clarke, Carrie Friese, Rachel Washburn (Eds.). (pp. 261-269).Walnut Creek, CA: Left Coast Press.

Book reviews and endorsements

Burns, S. Back cover endorsement for the book, Law at Work. 2015. Baudouin Dupret, Michael Lynch and Tim Berard, eds. 2015. Oxford Studies in Language and Law, Oxford University Press.

Kim, N. 2016. Review of Joseph, Tiffany D. 2015. Race on the Move: Brazilian Migrants and the Global Reconstruction of Race. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. International Migration Review.  

Professional service positions

Stephanie Limoncelli was elected as Chair of the Global Division of the Society for the Study of Social Problems (2015-2017).

Mona Seymour was elected as Chair of the Animal Geography Specialty Group of the Association of American Geographers (2015-2018).

Other honors

Nadia Kim was the Selected Faculty Member, “LMYOU” Campaign to Promote Faculty Excellence, Loyola Marymount University (2015).