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Frank Karioris

Assistant Professor

First Year Seminar

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New Campus

Room: 415

EDUCATION

2016 Ph.D. Central European University (CEU) Comparative Gender Studies
Specialization in Sociology & Social Anthropology
Certificate: Excellence in Teaching in Higher Education

Dissertation: ‘Between Class & Friendship: Homosociality in an All-Male
Residence Hall in the U.S.’

 

2011 M.A. University of Sussex

Social Development- with Distinction (Top Honors)
Dissertation (Distinction): ‘Construction of ‘Third Gender’ and its Intersection
with Sexuality’

 

2010 Graduate Courses. Shimer College
Graduate Courses: Teaching Fellows Program

 

2008 B.A. Marquette University.
History and Secondary Education, Minor: Broad Field Social Studies

 

AREA OF RESEARCH & TEACHING  INTERESTS

Higher Education, Masculinity, Homosociality, Friendship, Gender Relations, Anthropology of Gender, Anthropology of Education, Theories of Sociality/Sexuality, Critical Sociology, Gender Studies, Critical Studies of Men & Masculinities, Qualitative Methods & Ethnography

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Monograph

Between Class & Friendship: Homosociality in an All-Male Residence Hall in the U.S. (Preparing to be sent to university press).

Peer-Reviewed Articles

Karioris, Frank G. ‘Temporally Adrift & Permanently Liminal: A US University as Site of Transition/Frontier’. Culture Unbound Vol 8.1 (May 2016).

Karioris, Frank G. ‘Towards an Intersectional Approach to Male Homosociality’, Institute of Development Studies (IDS) Bulletin, 45.1 (January 2014).

Allan, Jonathan & Karioris, Frank G. ‘”Grow a Pair!”: Testicles and Masculinity in Men’s Studies’. Journal of Men’s Studies (Accepted for publication).

Submitted
Karioris, Frank G. ‘The Unbearable Lightness of Friendship: Education and ‘Crisis’ in Young Men’s Homosocial Relations’. Masculinities: A Journal of Identity & Culture (Submitted).

Edited Volumes
Cornwall, Andrea; Lindisfarne, Nancy, & Karioris, Frank G. (Editors) Masculinities Under Neoliberalism (Zed Books 2016).

Siganporia, Harmony and Karioris, Frank G. (Editors) ‘Rupture & Exile: Permanent Liminality in Spaces for Movement & Abandonment’. Thematic Section [Special Issue] Culture Unbound: Journal of Current Cultural Research (2016).

Karioris, Frank G. and Loeser, Cassandra (Editors) Reimagining Masculinities: Beyond Masculinist Epistemology (Oxford: Inter-Disciplinary Press, 2015).

Karioris, Frank G., Manta, Alexandra Claudia, Temmes, Maria, Baxendale, Matthew & Zekany, Eva (Editors) ‘Science Studies’, Pulse: A History, Sociology, & Philosophy of Science Journal, Issue 3 (June 2015).

Karioris, Frank G., Manta, Alexandra Claudia, Temmes, Maria, & Zekany, Eva (Editors) ‘Life & Method’, Pulse: A History, Sociology, & Philosophy of Science Journal, Issue 2 (August 2014).
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Karioris, Frank G., Manta, Alexandra Claudia, & Šaras, Emily D. (Editors) ‘Science Studies’, Pulse: A History, Sociology, & Philosophy of Science Journal, Issue 1 (July 2013).

Book Chapters

Karioris, Frank G. ‘(Dis)Locations of Homosociality: Men in an All-Male University Residence Hall’. In Cornwall, Andrea, Lindisfarne, Nancy, & Karioris, Frank G. (editors) Masculinities Under Neoliberalism (Zed Books 2016).

Cornwall, Andrea, Lindisfarne, Nancy, & Karioris, Frank G. ‘Preface: Masculinities Under Neoliberalism’. In Cornwall, Andrea, Lindisfarne, Nancy, & Karioris, Frank G. (editors) Masculinities Under Neoliberalism (Zed Books 2016).

Karioris, Frank G. ‘Problematic (Male) Homosociality: Youth, Marriage, and “Adulthood”’, in Pilińska, Anna & Siganpouria, Harmony (editors) Femininities & Masculinities Conference ebook (Oxford: Inter-Disciplinary Press, 2015).

Karioris, Frank G. ‘Amicus et Sodalitas, Sicut: The Figure of Homosocial Relations in Men’s Lives’. In Karioris, F.G. and Loeser, C. (Eds) Reimagining Masculinities: Beyond Masculinist Epistemology (Oxford: Inter-Disciplinary Press, 2015).

Loeser, Cassandra and Karioris, F.G. ‘Reimagining Masculinities: Beyond Masculinist Epistemology’. In Karioris, F.G. and Loeser, C. (Eds) Reimagining Masculinities: Beyond Masculinist Epistemology(Oxford: Inter-Disciplinary Press, 2015).

Karioris, Frank G. (2013) ‘The Bro Code as a Relational Starter’, in How I Met Your Mother and Philosophy, ed. Lorenzo Von Matterhorn (Chicago: Open Court Publishing Company, 2013).

 

MEMBERSHIPS

American Men’s Studies Association (2015-present)
International Network for Sexual Ethics and Politics (2016-present)

 

TEACHING

  • Sociology of Gender
  • First Year Seminar
  • Contemporary Social Theory, Part 1

 

 

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