He teaches courses on social movements, environmental sociology, social statistics and political economy.
His research interests include social movements, political economy, and environmental sociology. He is currently writing a book about the organic agriculture movement based on a study funded by the National Science Foundation.
He is the author of several articles and a book entitled, Labor and the Environmental Movement: The Quest for Common Ground (MIT Press 2004).
Committee Memberships & Professional Organizations
He serves on the campus Sustainability Committee and is active with the faculty union.