Faculty and Staff

  • Dr. Scott Melzer

    Professor of Sociology and Department Chair

    B.A., University of Florida
    M.A., University of California Riverside
    Ph.D., University of California Riverside


    Office: Robinson Hall 309
    Email: smelzer@albion.edu
    Phone: (517) 629-0421

  • Dr. Trisha Franzen

    Professor of Women's and Gender Studies

    B.A., State University of New York, Buffalo
    M.A., University of New Mexico
    Ph.D., University of New Mexico

    Office: Robinson Hall 201A
    Email: tfranzen@albion.edu
    Phone: (517) 629-0535

  • Dr. Lucia Soriano

    Postdoctoral Fellow in Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies and Ethnic Studies

    B.A., California Polytechnic University
    M.A., Claremont Graduate University
    Ph.D., Washington State University

    Office: Robinson Hall 214
    Email: lsoriano@albion.edu
    Phone: (517) 629-0420