Professor of Sociology
Interim Director, Center for Intersectional Gender Studies & Research
PhD, Sociology, Yale University
MPh, Sociology, Yale University
MS, Sociology, Yale University
BA, The University of Michigan
Research & Teaching Interests
Gender, race/ethnicity, workplace inequality, organizations, bias & discrimination, leadership
Dr. Glass joined USU in 2005 after completing her PhD in Sociology at Yale University. Her research and teaching focus on gender and racial/ethnic inequalities in work organizations. Her current research analyzes the factors that shape the careers of women and minority professionals.
Dr. Glass has authored over 60 articles, chapters and essays. Her work has appeared in top journals in sociology and management including Social Forces, Work & Occupations, Gender & Society, Social Problems, Strategic Management Journal and Human Resource Management.
Her work has also been featured in The New York Times, The Guardian, National Public Radio, PBS, Forbes Magazine, Newsweek, CNBC, BBC, CNN and the Harvard Business Review.
Awards & Honors
College & Department Researcher of the Year Award (2020)
Center for Women & Gender Lifetime Achievement Award (2017)
USU Robin’s Award, Outstanding Faculty Mentor (2017)
College and Department Undergraduate Advisor of the Year (2017)
College & Department Researcher of the Year Award (2016)
College International Researcher of the Year Award (2013)
University Research Mentor of the Year Award (2011)
College Social Science Teacher of the Year Award (2008)
College Faculty Advisor of the Year Award (2007)