Robert Vargas

Robert Vargas

Classes:

Soc 496 Policing
Soc 979 Seminar on Urban History

Assistant Professor of Sociology
8107 Sewell Social Sciences

r.vargas21@gmail.com
Office Hours: W 9:30-10:30 (Spr'16)

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Publications:
Vargas, Robert. 2014. "Criminal Group Embeddedness and the Adverse Effects of Arresting a Gang's Leader." Criminology 52(2):143-168.

Vargas, Robert. 2011. "Being in "Bad" Company: Power Dependency and Status in Adolescent Susceptibility to Peer Influence." Social Psychology Quarterly 74(3): 310-332.

Education:
Ph.D., Northwestern University, 2012

Departmental Areas of Interest:
Communities and Urban Sociology
Deviance, Law, and Social Control
Culture

Affiliations:
Sociology