Laurel Graham

Associate Professor


Office: CPR 227
Phone: (813) 974-2634
Fax: (813) 974-6455


Dr. Graham has interests in consumer culture, food & gardening, contemporary sociological theory, gender, the sociology of scientific knowledge, the sociology of work, biography, cultural studies, and interactionism. She is the author of a historical biography, Managing On Her Own: Dr. Lillian Gilbreth and Women’s Work in the Interwar Era, as well as articles in journals such as the Journal of Management History, The Sociological Quarterly, and Signs: Journal of Women in Culture & Society. Her current research examines how families manage food consumption practices in daily life.


Ph.D., University of Illinois - Urbana, 1992