Meghan Burke

Meghan Burke, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Loyola University Chicago

Meghan Burke received her Ph.D. from Loyola University Chicago. She teaches History of Social Thought, Race & Ethnic Relations, Community & Urban Sociology, Introductory Sociology, a Gateway course on Food & Society, and in May 2010 a course with psychology professor Kira Banks called Intergroup Dialogue: Exploring Inequality in Self and Society. Meghan and Kira also co-direct the Encountering Diversity pre-orientation program for first year students.  Dr. Burke’s research areas are around racial discourse and white racial identity, and she is active in the teaching and learning committees for the American Sociological Association and the Midwest Sociological Association.  Dr. Burke serves as faculty advisor to the Sociology Club and WISER (Whites Interested in Self-Exploration and Resisting Racism.)

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email mburke@iwu.edu phone (309) 556-3671 office CLA 232
Illinois Wesleyan University
Bloomington, IL 61702-2900
Office Hours
updated January 2014
Monday 10-12
Tuesday -
Wednesday 10-11
Thursday -
Friday 10-12