Social Sciences

Moeko Yamazaki

Graduate Employee
Office: 340H McKenzie Hall
Office Hours: Winter 23, Wednesday 2:00-4:00 p.m. and by appointment
Research Interests: Labor history, business history, history of capitalism, US history

Priscilla Yamin

Associate Professor, Political Science
Political Science
Office: 924 PLC
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Tuesday 12-3 (weeks 1-9)
Research Interests: American Politics; Politics of Inequality; Social Policy; Marriage and Family Politics, American Political Development and Institutions, Race, Gender and Sexuality studies and Feminist Theory, Political Culture and Political Identity

Jinsun Yang

Graduate Employee
Phone: 541-346-1261
Office: 636 PLC
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Thursday 3:00-5:00
Research Interests: Queer theory, Feminism, Gender Policy, Sociology of Sport, Queer Geopolitics, Colonialism

W. Jamie Yang

Graduate Employee
Office: 707 PLC
Office Hours: Winter 2023: Wednesday 1-3 via Zoom
Research Interests: Gender, sexuality, family and life course, social psychology

Yizhao Yang

Associate Professor
SCI-China Program Director
Asian Studies, PPPM
Phone: 541-346-0833
Office: 115 Hendricks Hall

Kristin Yarris

Associate Professor, Global Studies
Global Studies
Phone: 541-346-1363
Office: 313 PLC
Office Hours: Spring 2023: 1:30-3pm PST Mondays *in Teams*
Research Interests: global health, global mental health, transnational migration, social and cultural dimensions of health, migrants and refugees, Nicaragua, Mexico, Latin America

Dante Yasui

Doctoral Student
Phone: 541-346-7755
Office: 823 PLC
Office Hours: Spring 2023: by appointment
Research Interests: Urban economics, econometrics

Richard York

Director of Environmental Studies, Professor of Sociology and Environmental Studies
Environmental Studies, SAIL, Sociology
Phone: 541-346-5064
Office: 730 PLC
Office Hours: S23: F 10:00-12:00
Research Interests: Place and Environment, Population and Ecology, Theory Knowledge Science, Quantitative Approaches

Phil Young


Jason Younker

Asst VP & Advisor to the President
Phone: 541-346-5672
Office: 1720 E. 13th Ave., Ste 312
Office Hours: Appointment by email request

Michael Yu

Doctoral Student
Office: 828 PLC
Office Hours: Spring 2023: Thursdays 11:00a - 13:00p