Raymond D’Angelo, Ph.D.

Raymond D’Angelo, Ph.D.

Professor of Sociology and Chair

Social Sciences Sociology

Contact

SJC Brooklyn

  • 718.940.5747
  • Lorenzo Hall, Third floor

Education

Ph.D., Sociology, Bryn Mawr College

M.A., Sociology, New School for Social Research

B.A., History, Duquesne University

Bio

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 SJC Brooklyn 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 longtime 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.

Scholarly & Professional Interests

Race, ethnicity and immigration

Select Publications

Taking Sides, Clashing Views in Race and Ethnicity, 10th edition (with Herbert Douglas) (McGraw-Hill), 2014

The American Civil Rights Movement: Readings and Interpretations (McGraw/Dushkin), 2001