Meet the Sociology Faculty
Melanie Hulbert, PhD
Associate Professor of Sociology
Melanie Hulbert, assistant professor of sociology (BA, Western Washington University; MA, Women's Studies Studies, University at Albany, State University of New York; PhD, University at Albany). Melanie specializes in sociology of work and gender issues and family. She also has interest in race/ethnicity themes. Melanie received the Paul Meadow's Teaching Award from the University at Albany and an award of excellance from the WorldatWork Journal for her research on gender roles in the work place. She joined the faculty at GFU in August 2003.
Recently, Melanie had the opportunity to share insight concerning gender issues in the workplace in an interview with OnlineHumanResources.net. You can read the article here.
Terry Steele, PhD
Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology
Terry Steele was an adjunct instructor at George Fox for 10 years prior to his hiring full time in 2013. He was awarded a PhD in intercultual studies from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He also has a Doctor of Missiology and Masters of Divinity from George Fox Evangelical Seminary. He is particulary interested in cross-cultural communication and the emerging church.
Instructors for 2013-14
- Jeffrey Tatum, J.D. - Jeff comes to us from Calvin College where he was an assistant professor of sociology. He is also ABD for a PhD in sociology from University of Virginia and earned a law degree from Texas Tech University School of Law.