Kathryn Feltey, Ph.D.

Kathryn Feltey, Ph.D.

Title: Associate Professor
Dept/Program: Sociology
Office: Olin Hall 248
Phone: (330) 972-6877
Email: felteyk@uakron.edu
Curriculum Vitae: Download in PDF format


Ph.D. (1988) in Sociology from The Ohio State University

M.A. (1982) in Applied Behavioral Sciences from Wright State University

B.A. (1978) in Sociology from Wright State University

Research Accomplishments

Dr. Feltey’s research focuses on women’s experiences of poverty, homelessness, and violence. 


2013. Cheryl Elman, Kathryn Feltey, Barbara Wittman, and Dani Jauk. Drawn to the Land: Women's Life Course Consequences of Frontier Settlement over Two North Dakotan Land Booms, 1880-1910. Forthcoming in Social Science History.

2012. Jean-Anne Sutherland and Kathryn Feltey, editors,Cinematic Sociology: Social Life in Film, 2nd Edition Sage/Pine Forge Press.


Ph.D. (1988) in Sociology from the Ohio State University


Graduate courses:  

Sociology of Gender, Qualitative Methods, and College Teaching of Sociology

Undergraduate courses: 

Introduction to Sociology, Family Violence, Sociology of Sex & Gender, Sociology of Peace & Nonviolence