Dr. Kenneth Culton

Dr. Kenneth Culton

Associate Professor; Chairperson of Sociology Department; Director of Social Sciences Program

Office Location:
Timon Hall


Dr. Culton joined the Sociology Department in 2006. He earned his Ph.D. from Stony Brook University in 2006. His dissertation is titled "DIY Punk on Long Island: On the Development of Activist Identities." 

Focus of Teaching 

Social Theory, Deviance, Youth and Music Subcultures, Sociology of Sport 

Current Research 

Using music to teach sociological theory; radical political movements; youth subcultures; pedagogical approaches in teaching white-collar crime 

Current Involvement 

American Sociological Association, Society for the Study of Social Problems, University Senate, Senate Curriculum Committee, Alpha Kappa Delta Sociology Honor Society, Institutional Review Board, Library Committee