Jeffrey Stepnisky

Jeffrey Stepnisky

Jeffrey Stepnisky
Chair and Associate Professor
Department of Sociology
MacEwan University

Principal Researcher of the Cosmopolitan Identity on the Maidan project


About Jeffrey Stepnisky

Jeff Stepnisky holds a PhD from the University of Maryland. He teaches sociological theory at MacEwan University. He studies and writes about processes of self and identity formation. In the past, among other topics, he has written on collective memory and its relationship to globalization. Stepnisky has also co-authored and co-edited several works on sociological theory.

Selected Publications

2012. Stepnisky, J. “Collective memory.” In G. Ritzer (ed.) Encyclopedia of Globalization. Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing, pp. 237-240.

2011. Ritzer, G. & Stepnisky, J (eds). The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Major Social Theorists. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.

2005. Stepnisky, J. “Global Memory and the Rhythm of Life.” American Behavioral Scientist, 48(10), pp. 1383-1402.