Thomas Safford

Associate Professor of Sociology



B.A., University of North Carolina, 1989
M.A., Stanford University, 1995
Ph.D., Cornell University, 2004

Courses Taught

SOC 400: Introduction to Sociology
SOC 655: Environmental Sociology
SOC 697: Special Topics/Global Social Change
SOC 797/897: Special Topics/Community and Environment
SOC 797/897: Special Topics/Organizations, Social Movements, and the Environment

Fields of Research

international political economy, organizational sociology, environmental sociology, sociology of science and technology, qualitative methods, applied sociology


University of New Hampshire
Department of Sociology
417 Horton Social Science Center
20 College Road
Durham, NH 03824

Research Areas: 
Environmental Sociology
Marine Policy