Professor of Sociology
Brooklyn Campus - Lorenzo Hall, Third floor
B.A. in History, Duquesne University
M.A. in Sociology, New School for Social Research
Ph.D. in Sociology, Bryn Mawr College
Areas of Expertise: Race, ethnicity, immigration and civil rights
Raymond N. D’Angelo, Ph.D. has been a sociology professor at St. Joseph’s College since 1973 and has been the chair of the Department of Social Sciences and program coordinator for the human relations program on the Brooklyn Campus since 1992. Currently, he is chair of the Faculty Interests Council.
Dr. D’Angelo has written extensively on the civil rights movement, including his book, The American Civil Rights Movement: Readings and Interpretations (McGraw Hill/Dushkin, 2000). His most recent publication, Taking Sides: Clashing Views in Race and Ethnicity, (McGraw Hill/Dushkin, Ninth Edition, 2012), is co-edited with long-time colleague Professor Herbert Douglas.
In 1998, Dr. D’Angelo received a National Endowment for the Humanities Award for participation in the seminar “Teaching the History of the Southern Civil Rights Movement" at Harvard University. He has been the recipient of two fellowships from the National Science Foundation and a research award from the National Institute for Justice.