3221 Sangren Hall, Mail Stop 5257
Department of Sociology
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5257 USA
Ph.D., Justice Studies, Law and the Social Sciences, Arizona State University (2001)
M.S., Criminal Justice, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (1998)
B.A., Criminal Justice, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (1996)
Holistic Health Care: Healing through Movement
Child welfare, victimology, qualitative methodology, professional development/socialization.
Violence against women, child maltreatment, pregnancy, perinatal health and motherhood, holistic healing, and creative movement.
Dr. Moe is an associate professor of Sociology and is affiliated with and serves on the advisory board for the Gender and Women's Studies Program. She lives in Mattawan, MI with her two-legged and four-legged family. She approaches her research primarily through a feminist qualitative epistemology which lends itself to in-depth interviewing, participant observation, and field research.
Her current lines of work center on:
Among her over two dozen publications are refereed articles in Violence Against Women, Women's Studies Quarterly, Affilia, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, The Journal of Contemporary Ethnography, Women and Therapy, Women and Criminal Justice, and Criminal Justice Studies.
She holds memberships in several professional organizations and serves on the Board of Directors for the Kalamazoo County Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Council.