John Zipp, Ph.D.

John Zipp, Ph.D.

Title: Professor Emeritus
Dept/Program: Sociology
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Ph.D. 1978 Duke University Sociology

M.A. 1976 Duke University Sociology

B.S. l974 St. Joseph’s College Sociology


Professor Zipp’s specialty areas are in inequality, especially class and gender.  His most recent research projects center  on a variety of topics including class, gender and the family, the sociology of sport, and higher education (e.g. the scholarship of teaching and learning and the corporatization of universities). 


Ph.D. (1978) and M.A. (1976) in Sociology from Duke University