Kamini M. Grahame, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Sociology, School of Behavioral Sciences and Education
Community Psychology and Social Change Graduate Faculty
Program Coordinator, Bachelor of Social Science in Secondary Education Social Studies
Office Phone: +1 717 948 6038
Office Location: Olmsted Building, W311
Mailing Address:
W311 OLMSTED BLDG
PENN STATE HBG
MIDDLETOWN, PA 17057

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Bio

Prior to my appointment at Penn State, I was Associate Professor at Lesley University in Cambridge, MA. I taught as an adjunct at several colleges/universities in Massachusetts and Ontario. I also worked in community based organizations for a short period. I have published in journals such as Human Studies, Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare, Qualitative Sociology. I present my work at regional, national and international conferences.

Research Interests
Effect of globalization on the Transformation of Communities, Families and Individuals
Transnational Family Experiences - focus on Indo-Trinidadian families
Experiences of Indo-Trinidadian migrants to the U.K. and their transnational connections to family members in the U.S., Canada, and Trinidad
Lives of Asian immigrant women in the U.S.