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WHO

Professor of Sociology teaching in Sociology and Public Policy
Lorry I. Lokey Chair in Ethics

PhD Sociology, Yale University, BA Mathematical, Physical & Computer Sciences, New College of Florida

WHERE

5000 Macarthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94613
Vera Long Room 105 510.430.3242

danryan at mills dot edu

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WHY
Innovation education, innovation in education, sociology of information, communities of organization, technology and society

WHEN

Office Hours: TBA by appointment.

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WHAT

COURSES: Design Thinking for Higher Education (Fall 2016) + Capstone Seminars (Fall 2016) + Innovation in Business, Social, and Government Enterprises (in development) + Simulation and Modeling in the Social and Policy Sciences + Research Methods+ GIS + Sociology of Mass Communication + Social Theory + Human Centered Design + Sociology of Everyday Life + Social Control + The popUp Curriculum + Social Networks + Math and Social Science + Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software
Teaching Evaluations 1998-present

ADVISING: Home

PUBLICATIONS: (articles) Notification + Time + Coalitions + Everything is Political ++ (book) Ghosts of Organizations Past ++ (reviews+)

HOW

I use
organizational analysis,
network analysis,
phenomenology,
agent models,
laser cutting,
3d printing,
simulation,
javascript,
python,
video,
GIS,
d3