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Sociology educator

Kathryn Margaret Feltey, American Sociology educator. Ohio Board Regents grantee, 1988, N.E. Ohio Urban grantee, 1989, 90, 94, 95; University Research fellow, 1991. Trustee Akron Citizen's Coalition for Emergency Shelter Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., 1990-1995. Member American Sociological Association, Sociological for Women in Society, Society for Applied Sociology. North Center Sociological Association.


Feltey, Kathryn Margaret was born on August 1, 1954 in Long Island, New York, United States. Daughter of Donald Robert and Betty Jean (Monroe) Feltey.


Bachelor in Sociology, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, 1978. Master of Arts in Applied Behavioral Sciences, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1988.


Research assistant department corrections, State of Hawaii, Honolulu, 1974; assistant professor sociology, U. Akron, Ohio., 1988-1995; director undergraduate studies, department sociology, U. Akron, Ohio., since 1995; director undergrad studies, U. Akron, Ohio., 1995-1997; associate professor sociology, director women's studies, U. Akron, Ohio., since 1997. Research consultant Miami Valley Transit Authority, Dayton, 1981. Research cons.dept. black studies Ohio State University, Columbus, 1985, department educational policy, 1987.

Consultant Task Force on Homelessness, Akron, 1989-1992.


  • Other Work

    • Editor international newsletter Network News, 1993-1997. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Trustee Akron Citizens Coalition for Emergency Shelter Services, Inc., 1990-1995. Member American Sociological Association, Sociological for Women in Society (vice president 1998-2000), Society for Applied Sociology, North Central Sociological Association (vice president 2002-2003, president since 2005).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, running, writing.


1 child, Zachary Devlin Maher.

Donald Robert Feltey

Betty Jean (Monroe) Feltey

Zachary Devlin Maher Feltey