Laura McKinney, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology 

Academic Positions

2013-present Affiliated Faculty, Environmental Studies Program, Tulane University 

2012-present Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Tulane University

2012    Ph.D.    North Carolina State University -- Sociology, Gamma Sigma Delta                                            
2006    M.S.     Middle Tennessee State University -- Sociology, Phi Kappa Phi
2004    B.S.      University of North Alabama -- Sociology, Alpha Kappa Delta
2004    B.S.      University of North Alabama -- Psychology 

Research & Teaching Interests

Ecology and Society; Environmental Sociology; Global Social Change and Development; Rural and Community Sociology; Global and Local Sustainability