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Timothy Cupery, Assistant Professor

Office Location: SS 219
Office Phone: 559-278-2005

Class Schedule Spring 2018

Class Time Days Location
 SOC 125  5:00-6:50pm  M W  SS 202
 SOC 169  3:45-5:00pm  T Th  SS 203

Office Hours:  T 1:30-2:30 pm, W 2:00-3:00 pm.

Personal Biography

Dr. Timothy Cupery received his Ph.D. in Sociology in 2013 from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Dr. Cupery worked as a data scientist before coming to Fresno State, and teaches statistics and quantitative research methods, along with topical courses on religion and sports.

Areas of Specialty

At UNC-Chapel Hill, Dr. Cupery studied cross-national patterns in government policies toward religion. In addition to religion-state relations, he also studies group identity and political conflict, religion and health, and socio-genetics.
Papers in Progress:
  • "Measuring Dimensions of Government Involvement in Religion: A Confirmatory Factor Analysis Approach"
  • "Born This Way? A Socio-Genetic Analysis of Risk-Taking and Religiosity in Life-Course Transitions"
  • "State-Level Predictors of Government Policy Toward Religion: A Cross-National Analysis"