Linda McCarthy, Ed.D. On Sabbatical Spring 2014
Professor of Sociology
East Building 116C
Linda McCarthy earned her Doctorate in Social Justice Education from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2003, and teaches Sociology at GCC from a social justice perspective. Linda joined GCC in 2004, and since then has actively expanded the Sociology curriculum. Currently, courses she offers include: Principles of Sociology, Social Problems, Social Inequality, Sociology of Gender, Sociology of Human Sexuality, and Sociology of the Family. Linda has published several articles and book chapters and is a former associate editor of the University of Massachusetts School of Education’s journal, Equity & Excellence in Education. Her academic interests include social stratification and the social construction of gender.