Dustin Avent-Holt

Assistant Professor

Dustin Avent-Holt

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice, and Social Work

  • (706) 667-4579
  • AH N226

Education

  • Ph.D., Sociology University of Massachusetts at, 2012

  • MS, Sociology North Carolina State Universit, 2005

  • BA, Sociology Georgia State University, 2003

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • SOCI 3950

    Selected Topics: Political Sociology
  • SOCI 3380

    Sociological Theory
  • SOCI 1101

    Introduction to Sociology

Teaching Interests

Sociological Theory Research Methods and Statistics Political and Economic Sociology

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Organizations and Stratification: Processes, Mechanisms, and Institutional Contexts, 2017
    Other
  • Organizations and Stratification: Processes, Mechanisms, and Institutional Contexts., 2017
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • Observing Organizational Inequality Regimes, 2016
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • Reconceptualizing Exploitation: New Directions for an Old Concept in Social Stratifiation, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Where do immigrants fare worse? Modeling workplace wage gap variation with longitudinal employer-employee data, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Social Inequality: Race, Class, and Gender Sociology of Work and Organizations Research Methods and Statistics

Department Service

  • Sociology Curriculum Committee 2013 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Recruitment Committee 2016 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member
  • Retention, Progress, and Graduation ad-hoc Committee 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Recruitment Committee, Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice, & Social Work, Georgia Regents University 2013 - 2015

  • Promotion and Tenure Ad-Hoc Committee 2015 - 2015

    Role: Committee Chair

University Service

  • Associate Deans for Research Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Budget Advisory, IT, and University Resources Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Rights and Responsibilities Committee, Georgia Regents University 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Clinical and Translational Sciences Committee, Georgia Regents University 2013 - 2015

  • CURS Summer Scholars Program 2015

    Role: Grant Proposal Reviewer, Internal

Professional Service

  • Social Currents 2017 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • Southern Sociological Society 2016 - 2019

    Role: Member
  • American Sociological Association - 2016

    Role: Other
  • American Sociological Association - 2016

    Role: Session Chair
  • ASA Teaching and Learning Section 2015 - 2016

    Role: Program Organizer