Jacqueline Clark

  Jacqueline Clark



  • B.A., Sociology, University of North Carolina-Asheville
  • M.A., Sociology (minor in Appalachian Studies), Appalachian State University
  • Ph.D., Sociology, North Carolina State University


Current Courses Taught

  • Sociology 110   Introduction to the Sociological Imagination
  • Sociology 200   Consumer Culture
  • Sociology 202   Sociology Through Film
  • Sociology 204   Sociology of Jobs and Work
  • Sociology 302   Sociology of Health and Medicine
  • Sociology 304   Death, Dying, and Bereavement
  • Sociology 304   Sociology of Inequality
  • Sociology 401   Methods of Social Research
  • Sociology 402   Social Research Project





Recent Publications and Presentations

  • Presentation: “‘Look in on This One, Folks!': Auctioneers and Front Stage Entertainment in a Southern Auction House.” at the annual meeting of the Midwest Sociological Society; April 4, 2014: Omaha, Nebraska.
  • Clark, Jacqueline, Review of Buy It Now: Lessons from eBay by Michele White; Contemporary Sociology. March, 2014.
  • 2011  Clark, Jacqueline. “Engaging Students’ Minds and Emotions: Using Multiple Strategies to Teach About Suicide,” Sociological Imagination, 47(2): 17-20.
  • 2009  Clark, Jacqueline.  Review of Sociology Through the Projector inContemporary Sociology: A Journal of Reviews, 38(2):192-293.
  • 2008  Clark, Jacqueline and Maxine Atkinson.  “Analyzing the Social Construction of Gender in Birth Announcement Cards.” In Sociology Through Active Learning, 2nd edition. Edited by Kathleen McKinney, Frank Beck, and Barbara Heyl, Pine Forge Publishing.
  • 2005  Clark, Jacqueline.  “Constructing Expertise: Inequality and the Consequences of Information-Seeking by Breast Cancer Patients,” Illness, Crisis, and Loss, 13(2):169-185.




Areas of Interest

  • Inequality (class, race, gender)
  • Sociology of Jobs, Work, and Organizations
  • Sociology of Health and Illness
  • Qualitative Research Methods