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

Jinsun Yang

Graduate Employee
Phone: 541-346-1261
Office: 621 PLC
Office Hours: F23: Thursday 2:00pm-4:00pm
Research Interests: Queer theory, Feminism, Gender Policy, Sociology of Sport, Queer Geopolitics, Colonialism

W. Jamie Yang

Graduate Employee
Office: 707 PLC
Office Hours: Sp24: Friday 9:00 - 11:00
Research Interests: Gender, sexuality, family and life course, social psychology

Kristin Yarris

Associate Professor, Global Studies and Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies
Disability Studies, Global Health Program, Global Studies, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-1363
Office: Hendricks Hall 218A
Office Hours: Sp 2024: Tu 3-4 (Cafe Verso, Knight Library); Th 2-3 (remote, in Teams)
Research Interests: transnational migration, immigrant rights, social movements, mental health, health equity, wellbeing & social care

Dante Yasui

Doctoral Student
Phone: 541-346-7755
Office: 523 PLC
Office Hours: Fall 2023: by appointment
Research Interests: Urban economics, econometrics

Lesley Yates-Pollard

Academic Programs Manager
Economics, General Social Sciences, Political Science, Sociology
Phone: 541-346-5134
Office: 175A PLC

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: W24: By appointment
Research Interests: Place and Environment, Population and Ecology, Theory Knowledge Science, Quantitative Approaches

Marina Yoshida

Graduate Coordinator
Anthropology, College of Arts and Sciences, Environmental Studies, Geography
Phone: 541-346-2527
Office: 308 Condon Hall

Phil Young


Jason Younker

Asst VP & Advisor to the President
Phone: 541-346-5672
Office: 1720 E. 13th Ave., Ste 312
Office Hours: Thursday 2-4:00 or by appointment

Michael Yu

Doctoral Student
Office: 818 PLC
Office Hours: Fall 2023: Monday 1:30-2:30