Faculty Profile

Dr. Greg Walker

gwalker@lhup.edu | 141 Akeley, Lock Haven, PA 17745 | (570) 484-3088


Ph.D. 2003, University of Illinois at Chicago

M. A. 1996, Illinois State University

A. B. 1993, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Courses Most Commonly Taught: Introduction to Sociology, Social Problems, Sociological Research, Industrial Sociology, Sociology of Organizations, Urban-Rural Sociology, Sociology of Deviance, Seminar: Sociology of Masculinity, Seminar: Sociology of Economics

Courses Developed: Sociology of Organizations, Sociology of Deviance, Sociology of Masculinity, Sociology of Economics

Research Areas: Industrial Sociology, Work Safety, Masculinity, Whiteness Studies

Articles Published: 

Walker, Gregory W. Rev of The Male Body at War, by Christina Jarvis.  Journal of Americans Studies. Aug 2005: 322-324. 

Walker, Gregory W. “Disciplining Protest Masculinity,” Men and Masculinities. July 2006: 5-22. 

Walker, Gregory W. Rev of Doormen, by Peter Bearman. Anthropology of Work Review. Sept 2007: 32-33.

Walker, Gregory W. “American Society” Chapter 11 in A Survey of the United Kingdom and the United States of America.  Peking University Press, Beijing, People's Republic of China, 2nd ed., 2008. 

Walker, Gregory W. “A Safety Counterculture Challenge to a Safety Climate,” Safety Science. March 2010: 333-341.  

Walker, Gregory W. Rev of Racial Ambivalence in Diverse Communities, by Meghan Burke. Ethnic and Racial Studies.  Forthcoming. 

Areas of Expertise: Work Safety, Rural Communities, Urban Communities, Industry, Economics, Stratification, Gender, Race