Charlotte Kunkel has been a professor in the Sociology department since 1995, focusing on the topics of gender, stratification and visual sociology. Some of her course topics include Introduction to Sociology, Race/Class/ and Gender in Contemporary Society, Social Psychology, and Seminar: Gender, Globalization, and Development. She is active in community anti-bias education and has been a long time volunteer for diversity education and the elimination of domestic violence. Her current research interests include the intersections of immigration and systems of race and gender stratification.
During January Term 2013, Professor Kunkel led a course in which students explored the theory and method of visual sociology and had the opportunity to pursue their own projects.
One of her current projects is The Stories webpage.