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Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Social Work & Criminal Justice
Oakland University
518 Varner Hall
Rochester, MI 48309-4401 (map)
(248) 370-2420
   fax: (248) 370-4608
socansw@oakland.edu

Social Work
512 Varner Hall
(248) 370-2371 

Derek Roberts



Assistant Professor of Sociology
523 Varner Hall
(248) 370-2429

djrober2@oakland.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Culture, self and identity, social class, sociology of the body, urban sociology

Selected Publications

Roberts, Derek. 2012. Secret Ink: Tattoo’s Place in Contemporary American Culture. Journal of American Culture 35(2): 153-65.


Courses Taught

SOC 100 Introduction to Sociology
SOC 202 Introduction to Methods of Social Research
SOC 203 Social Statistics with Computer Applications
SOC 331 Racial and Ethnic Relations
SOC 345 Urban Sociology