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Jocelyn Hollander

Sociology, Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Phone: 541-346-5510
Office: 616 PLC
Office Hours: S23: Monday 1:00-3:00 and by appointment
Research Interests: Gender, Social Psychology and Interaction, Qualitative Approaches


Professor Hollander received her B.A. in Linguistics from Stanford in 1987. She received an M.A. in 1991 and a Ph.D. in 1997 from the University of Washington. She joined the University of Oregon faculty in 1997. Professor Hollander is currently engaged in research on self-defense training and the prevention of violence against women.

Research Interests

  • sociological gender theory
  • sexual violence prevention
  • empowerment self-defense training
  • language and talk