Dr. Kimberly Mahaffy

Dr. Kimberly Mahaffy

Dr. Kimberly Mahaffy

Professor & Director of Latino Studies and Coordinator for Diversity and Social Justice

Office: McComsey 229
Phone: 717-871-7481

Office Hours

M: 1:00 to 2:30 pm
W: 1:00 to 2:30 pm
Comments: & by appointment. Office Hours are for Spring 2018.

Additional Information


University of New Hampshire
PhD in Sociology and Cognate in College Teaching, Dissertation: "When Does Gender Matter?"

University of New Hampshire
MA in Sociology

Northeastern University
MS in Human Resource Counseling

Gordon College
BS Mathematics

Courses Taught at MU:

Social Statistics
Social Research Methods
Social Psychology
Senior Seminar
Introduction to Latina/o Studies
Human Population
Latino Studies Senior Seminar

Research and Scholarly Interests:

US Interventions in Panama and Puerto Rico, adult drug courts, latina/o educational attainment


Society on Latino Affairs, adviser
Rosario Caminero Latino Celebration Committee, chair
Ethnic Studies Subcommittee, President's Commission on Cultural Diversity, chair