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Main Campus, Harrisonburg
Office Location: RLN 201
Associate Professor Sociology
Ph.D. Sociology, University of Washington, 2006
M.A. Sociology, University of Washington, 2001
B.A. Psychology, Seattle Pacific University, 1996
Holsinger, J. 2011. Commentary on Listen to the Children: Conversations with Immigrant Families by Elizabeth Conde-Frazier (Judson Press, 2011). Journal of Latin American Theology.
Holsinger, J. 2009. Residential Patterns of Arab Americans: Race, Ethnicity and Spatial Assimilation. In The New Americans: Recent Immigration and American Society Series, edited by Steven Gold and Ruben Rumbaut. LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC.
Scholarly Presentations and Abstracts
“Loving Our Neighbor(hoods).” Mennonite Higher Education Faculty Conference, Conrad Grebel University College, Waterloo, ON, 2014.
“Advantage or Disadvantage? The Residential Experience of Arab Americans.” Paper presented at the Middle Eastern Diasporas: (In)visible Minorities Conference, Council on Middle East Studies, Yale University and Middle East and Middle Eastern American Center, Graduate Center, City University of New York, New Haven, CT, 2005.
“The Segregation Of Arab Americans: A Question Of Assimilation.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, San Francisco, CA, 2004.
“Perceptions of Racial Discrimination Among High School Seniors in Tacoma.” Paper presented, Annual Meeting of the Pacific Sociological Association, Vancouver, B.C., 2002.
Church, Community and Professional Service
Reviewer for Sociological Forum, American Sociological Review, Journal of Hate Studies, Norton Press
Member, Cross-Cultural Committee, 2014-present
Member, Sociology Collaborative Management Oversight Board, 2014-present