Office Hours

  • Mon/Wed 10:00-11:15am
  • or by appointment


  • Gender and International Development
  • Economic Globalization

Lisa Meyer

Associate Professor of


Bailey Hall 240
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454


Lisa Meyer has been a faculty member of Geneseo since 2001.

Faculty Information


  • Ph.D., Emory University
Spring 2016 Classes

SOCL 105:
S/M/Intro to Global Soc Change

    An introductory level examination of changing conditions in the Third World, using sociological concepts. Focus will be on one or more of the following areas: Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Latin Amer
    ica, and the Caribbean. This course will emphasize social, economic and political changes that affect daily life and experiences of people in these societies.
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SOCL 281:
SelTop:Gender & Development

    An intensive study of a topic in sociology not covered in depth in other courses or, alternatively, an attempt to integrate two or more paradigms or converging perspectives in the field to be studied.
    Prerequisites: any 100-level Sociology course or permission of the instructor. (Some topics may require additional prerequisites.) Offered every year
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SOCL 325:
Global Social Change

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    The course explores the meaning and causes of social change and the mechanisms by which changes occur. Socio-cultural change in historical and contemporary societies, the strategies and tactics of pla
    nned social change, and the impact of change on the individual and society are discussed. Prerequisites: Any 100-level Sociology course or permission of instructor. Offered every year
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