Raymond D’Angelo, Ph.D.
Interim Executive Dean, Professor of Sociology
Sociology BK LI
- Lorenzo Hall, Third floor
Ph.D., Sociology, Bryn Mawr College
M.A., Sociology, New School for Social Research
B.A., History, Duquesne University
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
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