Oriol Mirosa

Assistant Professor
Sociology and Global Studies
 (414) 229-6945
 Bolton Hall 726

Fall Office Hours:

Tuesdays 9:00-11:00am and by appointment


PhD, University of Wisconsin–Madison

Areas of Specialization

Global and Transnational Sociology; Environmental Sociology; Social Movements; Sociology of Development; Sociological Theory; Marxism; Latin America

Teaching Schedule

Fall 2016
GLOBAL 471-001: Strategies for Realizing Security in Global Contexts
SOCIOL 450-001: Environmental Sociology
Spring 2017
GLOBAL 101-001: Introduction to Global Studies I: People and Politics
SOCIOL 375-001: History of Sociological Theory

Selected Publications

Mirosa, O. (2015, December). Water Affordability in the United States: An Initial Exploration and an Agenda for Research. Sociological Imagination, 51(2), 35-67.
Mirosa, O., & Harris, L. M. (2012). Human Right to Water: Contemporary Challenges and Contours of a Global Debate. Antipode, 44(3), 932-949.