David Merolla

David Merolla

Associate Professor
Undergraduate Director

313-577-2930 (Main Sociology Office)


2253 FAB

Curriculum Vitae

David Merolla

Research Interest/Area of Expertise

  • Race and Ethnicity

  • Sociology of Education

  • Social Psychology

  • Quantitative Methods

Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications

  • B.A. Sociology, Kent State University, 2004
  • M.A. Sociology, Kent State University, 2007
  • Ph.D. Sociology, Kent State University, 2010

Selected Publications

  • David M. Merolla. 2017 Completing the Educational Career: High School Graduation, Four Year College Enrollment and Bachelor’s Degree Completion among black, Hispanic and white Students. Sociology of Race and Ethnicity. DOI: 10.1177/2332649217727552
  • Savard, Dennis, Thomas Kelly and David M. Merolla. 2017 “Routine Activities and Criminal Victimization: The Significance of Gendered Spaces” Journal of Interpersonal Violence. DOI: 10.1177/0886260517721170
  • 2016 Michelle R. Jacobs and David M. Merolla. “Being Authentically American Indian: Symbolic Identity Construction and Social Structure among Urban New Indians.” Forthcoming in Symbolic Interaction.
  • 2016 David M. Merolla. “Self-Efficacy and Academic Achievement: The Moderating Role of Neighborhood Cultural Context.” Sociological Perspectives DOI:10.1177/0731121416629993

Currently Teaching

  • SOC 4220 

  • SOC 6280

  • SOC 6290

  • SOC 4996

Citation Index

  • https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=5hLYyu0AAAAJ&hl=en