Department of Sociology
Office: Raubinger 448
Office Hours: Mon & Wed 3:30 - 5 p.m. and by appointment
Position: Adjunct Faculty
Emily Mahon, a native of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, holds a Ph.D. in sociology from the Graduate Center at CUNY. She received her B.A. in History from Connecticut College in New London, Connecticut, and later took an MBA in International Business and Finance from the Graduate School of Management of Rutgers University and, in 2001, received an MA in History from William Paterson University. She is Executive Officer of the Eastern Sociological Society and doctoral candidate in Sociology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.
Her fields of specialty include research methods, statistics, sociology of religion and the sociology of immigration and ethnicity. She has been an invited panelist at Michigan State University and the American Sociological Association on the topic of gender and Islam.
Prior to entering academia, Professor Mahon completed a thirty-year career in the telecommunications industry that culminated as Vice President of Marketing for the Caribbean and Latin American Region of Lucent Technologies. She is married to Jim Mahon, Associate Professor of Sociology at William Paterson University.