Maria N. Licuanan-Galela, Ph.D.
Department of Sociology and Criminology
Dr. Maria NIza Licuanan -Galela joined the KSUTC faculty in 1995. She earned her doctorate degree in Sociology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She specializes in the study of social inequality, gender and development, and interested in disabilities studies. In addition to teaching the introduction to sociology and social problem courses, Dr. Licuanan-Galela also teaches courses on research methods, gender roles, inequality, work, and organizations. She is currently a member of the Trumbull Campus Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Planning group as well as serves at the Kent State University Police Academy Advisory Board.
Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign