Faculty & Staff

Dr. Virginia K. D'Antonio

Dr. Amber Paulk
563 Stevens Hall
(256) 765-5758
Lecturer and Advising Coordinator

Ph.D. Sociology, George Mason University
M.A. Sociology, DePaul University
B.A. Peace Studies, Chapman University

Awards Received

  • Institutional Responsibility Award (2017) Northern Virginia Community College
  • Faculty of the Year Award Nominee (2016) Northern Virginia Community College
  • Quality Matters National Recognition for Online Course Design Standards (2016)
  • George Mason University Provost Summer Fellowship Award (2016)
  • National WOW Award for Open Education Resource course design (2014)

Areas of Interest

  • Consumer behavior, Brand communities and consumption lifestyles
  • Leisure studies, Sociology of work
  • Rural Sociology including rural inequality, rural health, and labor markets
  • Criminology, Deviant Behavior, Citizen and police relations