Associate Professor of Sociology and Education
Ph.D. State University of New York at Albany
Office: 571 Holmes Hall
Telephone: (617) 373-4998
Gordana Rabrenovic is Associate Professor of Sociology and Education and Associate Director of the Brudnick Center on Violence and Conflict at Northeastern University. Her substantive specialties include community studies, urban education and inter group conflict and violence.
Her publications include Women and Collective Action in Urban Neighborhoods,The Dissolution of Yugoslavia: Ethnicity, Nationalism, and Exclusionary Communities, From Consumers to Co-Producers: Charter Schools and Education Reform in Massachusetts and Spreading the Wealth: Economic Partnership and Community Development. She is also author of the book Community Builders: A Tale of Neighborhood Mobilization in Two Cities (1996) and co-editor of the book Community Politics and Policy (1999) and the American Behavioral Scientist special issue on Hate Crimes and Ethnic Conflict (2001). She is currently studying racial disparities in suspensions and expulsions from public schools.