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Christa Reiser

Christa Reiser

Associate Professor
Ph.D., North Carolina State University 1981
Office: Brewster A-407
Tel: 252.328.4895

Curriculum Vita

Areas of Interest: Gender, Family, Social Psychology


Selected Publications and Papers:

"Hurricane Evacuation Problems and Family Pets" by Kennth Wilson and Christa Reiser. Sociology with a Southern Face: Collected Abstracts of the 70th Annual Meeting of the Southern Sociological Society, p. 88. April 2007.

"Family Pets: Evacuation Problems and Solutions" by Christa Reiser and Kenneth Wilson. Abstracts of presentations at the Coastal Society. May 2006 in Tampa, FL.

“Gender and Self-Perceptions of Social Power.”  Social Behavior and Personality 33 (6): 553-568. 2005 (with Rebecca Powers)

“Social Stratification: The Digital Divide in North Carolina.” Sociation Today 2:1-21. 2004 (with Kenneth Wilson and Jennifer S. Wallin)

Reflections on Anger: Women and Men in a Changing Society,  Praeger, 1999.

"Gender Hostility: An Uneasy Truce," College Student Journal, vol. 29, no. 2, 1995.

"Gender Hostility: The Continuing Battle between the Sexes," Free Inquiry in Creative Sociology, vol. 21, no. 2, 1993.

"Gender and Gender Role Identity Influences upon Self- and Other-Reports of Communicative Competence," Sex Roles, vol. 14, no. 7/8, 1986 (with Kay Troost).

"Herpes: A Physical and Moral Dilemma," College Student Journal, vol.20, 1986, pp. 260-69.

“An Active Introduction to Sociology: Explanation and Evaluation.” Teaching Sociology, 9: 273-290. 1982 (with Kenneth Wilson)

Current Projects:
Perceptions of social power and gender.