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Dwaine Plaza, Ph.D.

 Dwaine Plaza

Professor and Program Coordinator
Department of Sociology
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331-3703
Phone: 541-737-5369
Fax: 541-737-5372
E-mail: dplaza@oregonstate.edu

 

 

 

Courses Taught:

  • Soc 199 - Discover Seminar
  • Soc 204 - Introduction to Sociology
  • Soc 315 - Methods I: Research Design
  • Soc 316 - Methods II: Quantitative Analysis
  • Soc 418/518 - Qualitative Sociology
  • Soc 437/537 - Race & Ethnic Relations
  • Soc 438/538 - US Immigration Issues

Areas of Interest:

  • Caribbean Studies
  • Migration and Settlement
  • Race and Ethnic Relations

Current Projects:

  • "Caribbean Return Migration: Transnational Lifestyles and Practices, Caribbean Migrations."
  • "Transnational Families and Remittances: A Study of Haitian and Jamaican Origin Communities in Canada."
  • "Unpacking the Ethno-Racial Differences within the Caribbean-Origin Population in Toronto: Education, Employment and Mobility Experience in Canada."
  • Immigration Papers