• Ph.D., Sociology, 1982, Washington State University
  • M.A. Sociology, 1978, California State University, Sacramento
  • B.A. Social Science, 1976, California State University, Sacramento
  • A.A. Social Science, 1974, Sacramento City College


  1. ASA Section on Teaching and Learning, Scholarly Contributions to Teaching and Learning, 2014
  2. ASA Section on Teaching and Learning, Hans O. Mauksch Award for Distinguished Contributions to Undergraduate Sociology, 2011
  3. Indiana University, Faculty Colloquium on Excellence in Teaching (FACET), 2009

Professional and Community Service

  • Faculty Advisor for the Sociology Club, Indiana University Kokomo.
  • Administrator for the Sociology Majors’ facebook page.  (If you are an IU Kokomo, Sociology Major, you can friend “Doc Greenwood” and ask to join.) 
  • Consultant, Program Reviewer, and Workshop Organizer, American Sociological Association, Department Review Group, since 1993
  • Lead Editor, American Sociological Association’s Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology (TRAILS), Introductory Sociology and Social Problems Area, with Jay R. Howard since 2010.
  • Editorial Board Member, Teaching Sociology (1987-1989, 2007-2010) and reviewer 1985 to present
  • Member, Board of Directors of Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Howard County, since January 2010.
  • CASA Volunteer, Tippecanoe County CASA, 1997-2007.

Professional Associations

  • American Sociological Association
  • Midwest Sociological Society
  • Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology