University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

Social Sciences

Degree Programs

 
Students choosing to major in the Social Sciences Division at Pitt-Johnstown develop a well-rounded understanding of both current and historical issues in our society through a combination of classroom instruction and out-of-class, real-world experiences.
All degree programs in the social sciences require completion of a core of introductory courses across all fields, many of which offer international and applied perspectives.
 
All students are encouraged to consider appropriate internship and study abroad opportunities. 
 
The division’s alumni enjoy successful careers in a variety of fields, including government, law and law enforcement, human services, forestry and conservation, behavioral health and healthcare, and research. In addition to holding high-level positions in Fortune 500 companies, division graduates have also gone on to become successful entrepreneurs.
 
Contact
Social Sciences Division Office
101 Krebs Hall
814-269-2990
814-269-2991
Fax: 814-269-7255

Hours: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday - Friday

Raymond B. Wrabley, PhD, Division Chair
Sharon Wilson, Administrative Assistant

Social Sciences Division Faculty

Academic Policies and Procedures Manual »

Social Science Division Faculty

James R Alexander, PhD
Professor of Political Science
814-269-2983
James H Andrews
MSW Program Coordinator
814-269-7070
Christopher R Cook, PhD
Associate Professor of Political Science
814-269-2977
Ola B Johansson, PhD
Professor of Geography
814-269-2922
Ross Kleinstuber, PhD
Associate Professor
814-269-2989
William B Kory, PhD
Associate Professor
814-269-2994
Scott M Lilly
814-269-2990
Ahmad Massasati, PhD
Instructor
814-269-2992
Robert W Matson, PhD
(814) 269-2973
Paul D Newman, PhD
814-269-2987
Katherine K Reist, PhD
(814) 269-2984
Daniel J Santoro, PhD
Associate Professor and Sociology Department Chair
814-269-2976
Mitzy L Schaney, PhD
Assistant Professor and Director of Environmental Studies
814-269-2993
Michael J Trigona
814-269-2990
John J Valkovci
814-269-2990
Julie E Wagner
814-269-2097
Veronica A Wilson, PhD
(814) 269-2961
Raymond B Wrabley, PhD
Chair, Division of Social Sciences and Division of Business and Enterprise
814-269-2979