Curriculum Vitae

Rose Buckelew

Rose Buckelew is a Lecturer in the Department of Sociology. She earned her Ph.D. in Sociology from Duke University (2015), and obtained her B.A. in Sociology and Liberal Studies from California State University, Fullerton (2007).

Rose’s research interests include race, racism, mental illness, deviance, and crime. Her primary line of research explores how racialized understandings of behavior shape the construction of addiction and the maintenance of diagnostic disparities. Her more recent research examines mechanisms of public oversight and public input concerning institutions of criminal justice.


University of Virginia Sociology Department
Randall 224
P.O. Box 400766
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Office Hours


Phone | Fax

 (434) 924-8453 | (434) 924-7028



Undergraduate Level

  • SOC 1010 - Introductory Sociology
  • SOC 4230 - Deviance & Social Control
  • SOC 4750 - Racism