Lynne Zucker

Lynne Zucker

Professor of Sociology and Public Policy, Director for the Center for International Science, Technology and Cultural Policy


Ph.D., Sociology (Stanford University, 1974)

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Office Location:

Department of Sociology, 264, Haines Hall

Research Expertise: Institutional theory; economic sociology and organizations; science and technology; art and culture; conformity and trust.

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Research Interests

  • Incarcerated youth and identity transitions
  • The transition to adulthood among formerly incarcerated youth and youth aging out of foster care
  • Qualitative and mixed methods research
  • Gender studies
  • Critical race theory and social work education