Sociology Faculty

The Sociology Department is part of the Social Sciences Division at Wagner. This faculty listing does not include part time or adjunct professors.


Dr. John Esser


718/390-3497 Parker Hall 215
B.S., Haverford College; M.S., J.D., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Dr. Chien Liu

Associate Professor, Department Chair

718/390-3486 Parker Hall 213
B.S., Beijing Second Foreign Language Institute; M.A., Baylor University; Ph.D., Florida State University

Dr. Bernadette Ludwig

Assistant Professor

718/390-3487 Parker Hall 210
B.A., M.A., University of Vienna; Ph.D., The Graduate Center, The City University of New York

Emeritus Faculty
Eleanor M. Rogg
Professor Emeritus of Sociology
B.A., Hunter College; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., Fordham University

Joan Holmberg
Professor Emeritus of Sociology
B.S. Ed., B.A., Mt. St. Vincent University, Mova Scotia; M.A., Ph. D., Fordham University


Ms. Kristen Whitaker

Faculty Secretary

718/390-3253 Parker Hall 211

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