Grad Students

Kyle Nelson



Contact Information

Email    kylenelson@ucla.edu
Office  Not Available

Fields of Study

Urban Sociology, Sociology of Law, Race & Ethnicity, Housing Policy, Ethnography, and Theory.

Grants and Awards

Marvin Hoffenberg Research Fellow at the UCLA Center for American Politics and Public Policy, 2016-2017

UCLA Graduate Research Mentorship, 2015-2016

UCLA Graduate Summer Research Mentorship, 2015

UCLA Graduate Summer Research Mentorship, 2014

UCLA Sociology Department Fellowship, 2013-2014

Conference Presentations

American Sociological Association Annual Meeting, Regular Session. Ethnography/Ethnographic Studies 2. "Everyday Interpretive Flexibity and Institutional Acceleration: Accounting for Default in Los Angeles County Eviction Cases. Chicago, IL. August 23, 2015.

The New School for Social Research Sociology Conference. Session on Contentious Legality. "The Politics and Practice of 'Doing Nothing': Accounting for Default in Los Angeles Eviction Cases." New York, NY; April 4, 2015.

The Chicago Ethnography Conference, Session on Housing and Urban Inequality. “The Politics and Practice of 'Doing Nothing': Accounting for Default in Los Angeles Eviction Cases.” Chicago, Illinois; March 14, 2015.

Advisors

Stefan Timmermans, Rebecca Jean Emigh, Marcus Hunter, and Michael Lens

Degrees

M.A. Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles 2015

M.A. Sociology, The New School for Social Research 2013

B.A. Africana Studies and English, Vassar College 2009