Carrie L. Cokely

B.A., Russell Sage College, Sociology
M.A., Syracuse University, Sociology
C.A.S., Syracuse University, Women's Studies
Ph.D., Syracuse University, Sociology

Dr. Carrie L. Cokely received a B.A. from Russell Sage College in 1997 with a major in sociology and a minor in Women's Studies. She received a Master's degree in sociology from Syracuse University in 1999 and a graduate Certificate of Advanced Study in Women's Studies and a Ph. D. in Sociology from Syracuse University in 2002.

Carrie's research interests include constructions of gender and family in the media, systems of inequality, and best practices in teaching and learning. She has published and presented research on gender stereotyping in Disney animated films, on police conduct in relation to the GLBT community, and on using technology to enhance classroom teaching and effectiveness. In 2005 she was awarded the Outstanding Service and Support of the Profession award by the North Carolina College Personnel Association and in 2008 she was named an AIR Fellow for the National Conference on First Year Assessment.

Carrie joined the faculty at Curry College in the fall of 2008 and serves as the Director of the First Year Seminar program. She is involved in the First Year Inquiry Program teaching two sections of First Year Seminar, one specifically for student athletes, and the other for students who are interested in issues of social justice and social change, and the First Year Advising pilot program. She is also a member of the First Year Taskforce, the Women's and Gender Studies Committee, and serves as the Faculty Athletics Representative.

Carrie L. Cokely

Name: Carrie Cokely

Department: Academic Affairs

Title: Associate VP Academic Affairs

Phone: (617)333-2088

E-mail: Contact Me


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