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Dr. Jake Wilson, Associate Professor

Email: jake.wilson@csulb.edu
Office: PSY-132
Phone: (562) 985-7379

Main Courses:
Introduction to Sociology [Soc. 100]
Racism, Power, & Inequality [Soc. 436]

Research Interests:
Race, Racism, and Labor; Racialized-Gendered Divisions in the Working-Class; Whiteness; Masculinities; Environmental Justice; Anarchism

Program Affiliations:
Director, Metropolitan and Policy Studies Network (MAPS)
Director, The Dick Soderlund “Against All Odds” Scholarship

Education:
B.S. (magna cum laude), Conservation & Resource Studies, UC Berkeley, 2001
M.A., Ph.D., Sociology, UC Riverside, 2008

Selected publications, books:
Edna Bonacich and Jake B. Wilson. 2008. Getting the Goods: The Logistics Revolution
and the Ports of Southern California
. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.

Articles:

Other Publications:
Alimahomed-Wilson, Jake. 2013. “Logistics Revolution (in shipping).”
SAGE Sociology of Work Encyclopedia, edited by Vicki Smith and Geoffrey Golson.

Alimahomed, Sabrina and Jake Alimahomed-Wilson. 2009. “Protest as Embodied State
Practices: An Examination of Hegemonic and Counter-Hegemonic Protest Tactics.”
Perspectives on Anarchist Theory.

Awards:

    2014 Summer Online Course Conversion Award for Sociology 346, College of Continuing
    and Professional Education (CCPE). California State University, Long Beach.

    2013 Scholarly and Creative Activities (SCAC) Assigned Time for Urban Agriculture in
    Long Beach. California State University, Long Beach.

    2013 Summer Online Course Conversion Award for Sociology 100, College of Continuing and Professional Education (CCPE). California State University, Long Beach.

    2013 Enhancing Education Through Technology (3ET) Award, Flipping the Classroom
    Stipend. California State University, Long Beach.

    2013 Faculty Mentoring Award, Educational Opportunity Program (EOP). California
    State University, Long Beach.

    2012 Labor Ignites Featured Scholar. The Dolores Huerta Labor Institute. Los Angeles Community College. http://laborignites.wordpress.com/featured-speakers/

    2012 President’s Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW) Grant for MAPS Event: “Undocuqueer.” California State University, Long Beach.

    2011 Scholarly and Creative Activities (SCAC) Grant for The Rise of Latino
    Longshoremen in the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, California State University, Long Beach. Summer Stipend Grant.

    2011 President’s Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW) Grant for MAPS Event: “Women, Poverty, and Welfare: Challenges and Solutions, California State University, Long Beach.

    2010 “Queer-Friendly” Course Recognition, SOC 100, CSULB LGBT Task Force

    2009 Scholarly and Creative Activities (SCAC) Grant for ‘Union Men’:
    Masculinity and the Gendering of Longshore Work and Union Politics,
    California State University, Long Beach. Summer Stipend Grant.