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Catherine Marrone Lecturer, Director of Undergraduate Studies Sociology College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

S429 Social and Behavioral Scien

Stony Brook, 11794

631/632-4883

Biography

Catherine Marrone's research and teaching focuses on a number of issues within the field of medical sociology, including social inequality in health and the sociology of aging. Additionally, her teaching addresses global issues related to infant and maternal mortality, fertility rates, and the cultural consequences of new forms of reproductive technology. She is the editor of Deeply Private, Incredibly Public: Readings on the Sociology of Human Reproduction, which explores these issues. Her current research includes the study of academic dishonesty on college campuses.

Education

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Yale University School of Medicine
  • PhD and MA, Stony Brook University

Courses

Term Role Course ID Description
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor ACH 102 Arts, Culture and Humanities
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor ACH 488 UGC Internship
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor HON 496 Honors College Senior Project
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 371 Gender and Work
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 458 Speak Effectively Before/Aud
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 459 Write Effectively in Sociology
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 496 Senior Honors Project II
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor WST 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor WST 371 Gender and Work
Summer 2017 Primary Instructor HPH 523 Social and Behav Dtrmnnts Hlth
Summer 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 458 Speak Effectively Before/Aud
Summer 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Summer 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Summer 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Summer 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Summer 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor EXT 488 Internship
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 200 Medicine and Society
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 458 Speak Effectively Before/Aud
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 459 Write Effectively in Sociology
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 590 Independent Study
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 598 Research
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor WST 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Winter 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 395 Topics/Science, Tech, and Soc
Winter 2017 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor EXT 288 Internship
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor HDV 102 Human Development
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor HON 496 Honors College Senior Project
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 371 Gender and Work
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 459 Write Effectively in Sociology
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 495 Senior Honors Project I
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 496 Senior Honors Project II
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 496 Senior Honors Project II
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor WST 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor WST 371 Gender and Work
Summer 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Summer 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Summer 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Summer 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Summer 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Summer 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor EXT 488 Internship
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor HON 495 Honors College Senior Project
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 200 Medicine and Society
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 495 Senior Honors Project I
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 496 Senior Honors Project II
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 691 Pract for Teaching/Grad Assts
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor WST 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Winter 2016 Primary Instructor SOC 395 Topics/Science, Tech, and Soc
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor EXT 288 Internship
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor EXT 488 Internship
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor EXT 488 Internship
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor HDV 102 Human Development
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor HPH 523 Social and Behav Dtrmnnts Hlth
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 105 Introduction to Sociology
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 496 Senior Honors Project II
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 590 Independent Study
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 691 Pract for Teaching/Grad Assts
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 700 Dissertation off Campus Domest
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor WST 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Summer 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Summer 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Summer 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Summer 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Summer 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor HON 495 Honors College Senior Project
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 200 Medicine and Society
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 495 Senior Honors Project I
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 691 Pract for Teaching/Grad Assts
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor WST 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Winter 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 395 Topics/Science, Tech, and Soc
Winter 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Winter 2015 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor HDV 102 Human Development
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor HON 496 Honors College Senior Project
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 105 Introduction to Sociology
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 496 Senior Honors Project II
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor WST 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Summer 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Summer 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Summer 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Summer 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Summer 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 200 Medicine and Society
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 495 Senior Honors Project I
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 691 Pract for Teaching/Grad Assts
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 700 Dissertation off Campus Domest
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor WST 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Winter 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 395 Topics/Science, Tech, and Soc
Winter 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Winter 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Winter 2014 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Summer 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Summer 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Summer 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Summer 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor EXT 488 Internship
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor HON 495 Honors College Senior Project
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 105 Introduction to Sociology
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 447 Independent Readings
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 475 Undergrad Teachng Practicum I
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 476 Undergrad Teachng Practicum II
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 487 Independent Research
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 488 Internship
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor SOC 495 Senior Honors Project I
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor WST 340 Sociology of Human Reproductn

Honors

Type Description Year
Advanced Degree PhD Department of Sociology
Award Nominated for the Inspire Integrity Award (The National Society of Collegiate Scholars)
Fellowship Chi Alpha Epsilon National Honor Society
Fellowship please see cv--or past addendums
Honors Inducted Golden Key International Honour Society
Honors Inducted National society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS)
Honors Member of two Honor's Societies on Campus and off-campus. Golden Key, for example.

Scholarly Activities

Activity Title Date
Presentation/Paper at a conference 82nd Annual Meeting Eastern Sociological Society paper presented on Doulas Special Section on Human Reproduction 2012-12
Lecture Invited Guest Speaker Office of Multicultural Affairs 2012-09
Invited Masterclass Inside the Faculty Lounge March 2012 Undergraduate Colleges College of Human Development Public Presentation in GLS college Invited guest speaker 2012
Other Faculty Supervisor Port Jeff High School Junior/Senior Student plans to begin research on Culture and Media In-person meetings and emails exchanged in preparation for project to begin this fall (voluntary) 2012
Lecture Invited Guest Lecturer WST 401 Women's Studies Senior Seminar Health Sciences Center 2011-12
Invited Masterclass Faculty Participant 8th Annual Graduate Student Ethnography Conference Department of Sociology, Stony Brook Manhattan Campus 2011
Festival Participation Attended the 8th annual Graduate Student Ethnography Conference in April of 2011 Manhattan, NY 2011
Other Subcommittee to work on construction of DEC f (last summer 2011) 2011
Seminar Human Development Seminar HDV 102 Medicine and the Media 2011
Invited Masterclass University Scholars Opening Lunch "What I Learned in My First Year at College." Regular invitation, invited speakers from campus 2010-12
Seminar Invited Guest Lecturer Women's Studies Senior Seminar 401 Track in Maternal and Fetal Health HSC 2010
Other Panel Member for Luncheon for First-year University Scholars Welcome to Stony Brook--"What I Learned in my First Year of College Organizer: Dave Maynard 2009-09
Lecture Presented (spoke about) Brooke Ellison in March 2012 as she was to present her Dissertation project to a public gathering in the Wang Center.
Other Faculty Supervisor and Liaison for Research South Shore Neurologic Associates, Dr. Mark Gudesblatt Research on MS patients and Quality of Life Measures- Worked with my student, Brian Aronson (graduated in May 2012) Brian conducted research which began in summer of 2011 and continued to this past spring 2012
Presentation/Paper at another Univ. Gender, Bodies and Technology Conference Virginia Tech University paper presented
Seminar HDV 102 Spring Semina
Workshop EOP meet the majors event summers 2010 and 2011 (in capacity as Undergraduate Director)
Workshop Invited Guest Lecturer to March to College Day Mock Lecture to gang-affiliated youth from Long Island and New York Middle schools PAR-Fore of Suffolk County

Professional Service

Service Title Date
Service on Editorial Boards Review for Oxford University Press Reviewed Text for Class on Sociology of Drugs and Alcholism 2011 - 2012
Service on Editorial Boards Review for W.W. Norton & Company Reviewed Introduction to Sociology Text 2011 - 2012
Other Reviewer Journal Qualitative Health Research Spring 2009 2009 - 2010
Other Reviewer Edwin Mellen Press Continuous 2009 - 2010
Other Reviewer [Course] Texts on Drugs and Alcoholism Worth Publishers Drugs and Human Behavior Review of Manuscript Summer 2009 2009 - 2010

University Service

Service Title Date
Administrative Work Assignment Advisor, Sociology Major I currently advise any and all Sociology Majors and the prospective students (who also meet with Mrs. Sharon Worksman) 2011 - 2012
Administrative Work Assignment Faculty Advisor, Multidisciplinary Major (office of Academic Affairs) 2004-current Year-round 2011 - 2012
Administrative Work Assignment Speaker at Graduations: Department of Sociology Multidisciplinary Studies Major 2011 - 2012
Administrative Work Assignment Summer Transfer Advisor (June and August 2011--current and prior) Dr. Rick Gatteau 2011 - 2012
College/University Committee Active member of DUGS (Directors of Undergraduate Studies) 2011 - 2012
College/University Committee Faculty Supervisor/Advisor University Scholars 2011-current 2011 - 2012
College/University Committee Student Life Advisory Committee Dean of Students, Jerry Stein 2011 - 2012
College/University Committee Subcommittee University Scholars --admissions selection committee (worked with Admissions Office) 2011 - 2012
College/University Committee summer 2011 Sub-Committee DEC Committees Worked in group of 4 to revise the DEC F category and description for the University General Education Requirements 2011 - 2012
Community Activity Faculty Supervisor MAPS Minorities in Medicine Pre-Med Society fall 2011 2011 - 2012
Community Activity Faculty Supervisor Sunshine Club Student-run club that serves the community of Aged and Infirm 2011 - 2012
Departmental Committee Department of Sociology Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, Chair Coordinated and facilitated program for our Sociology Majors, "Life After SBU)" winter/spring 2012 Career Center Sponsored 2011 - 2012
Other Departmental Representative to EOP New Student Orientation August 2011 and August 2012 Meet with dozens of students to tell them about our Major and Department of Sociology 2011 - 2012
Other Faculty Supervisor for several students conducting internships and externships. One of my students works for SIRIUS radio, while another student works at a group home for young adults. My students (generally 4-5 per semester) will generally work in the fields of community organizations, health care settings and communication businesses 2011 - 2012
Other Volunteer my classes for the University's Visit A Class Program each semester. I will have dozens of students visit my classes throughout the semesters (particularly during the periods of time where students and families are visiting the campus for consideration.) 2011 - 2012
Administrative Work Assignment Faculty Advisor Multidisciplinary Advisor Office of Academic Affairs 2010 - 2011
Administrative Work Assignment Transfer Advisor Office of Undergraduate Advising summer of 2010/ summer of 2011 2010 - 2011
College/University Committee Faculty Supervisor to a number of student clubs, including dance clubs, Minorities in Medicine club. 2010 - 2011
College/University Committee Student Life Advisory Committee 2010 - 2011
Community Activity Faculty Supervisor and Researcher for project at South Shore Neurologic Associates, Patchogue, New York on MS patients and Cognitive Impairment and Caregiver support 2010 - 2011
Community Activity Faculty Supervisor to nearly 8 students who work in Externships in various sites on Long Island in New York (over the course of the year.) 2010 - 2011
Departmental Committee Chair of the Undergraduate Curriculum Committee (as Director of Undergraduate Studies) 2010 - 2011
Administrative Work Assignment Faculty Advisor (Hired position) Multi-Disciplinary Studies Office of Academic Affairs Year-long and continuous 2009 - 2010
Administrative Work Assignment Faculty Summer Transfer Advisor (Month of June 2009) 2009 - 2010
College/University Committee Student Life Advisory Committee Year-long 2009 - 2010
Community Activity Faculty Supervisor Minority Association of Premedical Students (MAPS) Year-long 2009 - 2010
Departmental Committee Undergraduate Curriculum Committee 2009 - 2010
Other Second Reader Student Honor's Thesis Department of Sociology Quantitative Research on Malaria in Africa 2009 - 2010
Other Second Reader Student Honor's Thesis Department of Linguistics 2009 - 2010