Inna Mirzoyan

Inna Mirzoyan

Assistant Professor (Teaching)

2239 Faculty/Administration Building

Curriculum vitae



Inna Mirzoyan

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

  • Transnationalism, Globalization, and Diaspora
  • Race and Ethnicity 
  • Gender and Sexuality 
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Urban Studies
  • Visual Sociology


  • Ph.D., Sociology/Graduate Specialization in Women's & Gender Studies, Michigan State University, 2023
  • M.A., Sociology, Michigan State University, 2019
  • B.A., Social Relations & Policy, James Madison College at Michigan State University, 2014

Awards and grants

 U.S. Fulbright Research Award, 2021

Selected publications

Inna Mirzoyan. 2022. Book Review of Knowing About Genocide: Armenian Suffering and Epistemic Struggle by Joachim J. Savelsberg. Contemporary Sociology 51(5): 411-413.

Inna Mirzoyan. 2022. “Film Review of Last Chance U: Basketball.” Teaching Sociology 50(2): 194- 197.

Inna Mirzoyan. 2022. “Armenian Enclave in L.A.” American Sociological Association Community & Urban Sociology Section Newsletter 35(2): 20-23.

Ning Hsieh and Inna Mirzoyan. 2021. “Disparities in Experience with Culturally Competent Care and Satisfaction with Care by Sexual Orientation.” LGBT Health 8(3): 222-230

Courses taught by Inna Mirzoyan

Winter Term 2024 (current)

Fall Term 2023