Lauren Valentino

Lauren Valentino
Research and Teaching Interests
Culture and Cognitive Sociology; Inequality and Stratification; Race, Class, and Gender; Mixed Methods
  • Ph.D., Sociology, Duke University, expected 2019
    • Vorsanger-Smith Award
    • Kenan Institute for Ethics Fellow
    • Education and Human Development Scholar
  • M.A., Sociology, Duke University, 2016
    • Certification areas: Culture, Inequality
  • M.A., Sociology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2013
  • B.A., Sociology (with honors), French Studies, Wesleyan University, 2010

Dissertation Title: “What is a ‘Good’ Job? Cultural Logics of Occupational Prestige”

(Committee: Steve Vaisey (chair), Chris Bail, Kieran Healy, Jessi Streib)