Temporary Assistant Professor
Dr. Mehmet Soyer is an assistant professor in Sociology at the Utah State University. He received his M.A. in sociology in 2010 at University of North Texas. Dr. Soyer completed his doctorate in sociology from the Texas Woman's University in 2015.
His dissertation title is “Putting the Town on the Map: Power Struggle Over Fracking in the City of Denton.” His major areas of interest are in the subjects of environmental sociology, social stratification, race and ethnicity, and media studies. He has authored a book titled “Founding Father of Sociology: Ibn-i Khaldun” and solo authored and co-authored articles in peer-reviewed journals.He enjoys cooking, hiking, traveling.