Seth Feinberg



Seth Feinberg is a Professor in the Department of Sociology. He received his Ph.D. from the Ohio State University in 2003, and was an Assistant Professor at Montana State University before coming to Western in 2005. His research interests include neighborhood social organization in response to mortality and disaster, the racial labor market of collegiate and professional football, and post-colonial trajectories for sub-Saharan African states. His teaching interests include deviance, pre and post colonial hierarchies, as well as research methodology. Seth also enjoys traveling through the global village, and likes to incorporate his interest with undergraduates via faculty-led global learning programs.  

Research Interests

  • Research methodology, post-colonial African states, deviance, and NFL/NCAA labor markets