Lynn England

Faculty Member

Dr. Lynn England

Biography

Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh in Mathermatical Sociology,Faculty member at BYU for 35 years in the Department of Sociology. Served as department chair, chair of the Faculty Advisory Council, and acting director of Latin American Studies. Primary scholarship during this time was in rural community studies, Latin America, poverty, race, and sociological theory. Retired at BYU and joined UVU faculty in 2005. Current teaching and research focuses on peace studies, race, Cuba, and rural communities. Current director of Peace and Justice Studies.

Teaching

HIST 3260

History of Utah, Fall 2022

PJST 491R

Independent Study, Fall 2022

PJST 3000

Introduction to Peace and Justice Studies WE, Fall 2022

POLS 3620

Latin American Politics, Fall 2022

PJST 4900

Peace and Justice Studies Capstone, Fall 2022

SOC 320G

Race and Minority Relations GI, Fall 2022

PJST 4300

Race Gender and Class in Peace and Justice, Fall 2022

POLS 1000

American Heritage AS, Summer 2022

PJST 3300

Community Development, Summer 2022

SOC 4100

Contemporary Social Theory WE, Summer 2022

HIST 3260

History of Utah, Summer 2022

HIST 290R

Independent Study, Summer 2022

PJST 4900

Peace and Justice Studies Capstone, Summer 2022

HIST 3260

History of Utah, Spring 2022

PJST 3000

Introduction to Peace and Justice Studies WE, Spring 2022

PJST 4900

Peace and Justice Studies Capstone, Spring 2022

POLS 1020

Political Ideologies, Spring 2022

SOC 320G

Race and Minority Relations GI, Spring 2022

PJST 4300

Race Gender and Class in Peace and Justice, Spring 2022

Presentations

Torlina, Jeff (Presenter & Author), England, Lynn (Author Only), Annual Conference of the Rural Sociological Society, "The Social Construction of the Crandall Canyon Disaster_ Power and Standpoint.", Atlanta GA. (August 14, 2010)
Torlina, Jeff (Presenter & Author), England, Lynn , Annual Conference of the Rural Sociological Society, "The Institutional Constructions of the Crandall Canyon Mine Disaster.", Madison, WI. (August 1, 2009)
Torlina, Jeff (Presenter & Author), England, Lynn , Amott, Scott , Amott, Kindra , Annual Conference of the Rural Sociological Society, "Community Adjustment in the Crandall Canyon Mine Disaster.", Manchester, NH. (July 31, 2008)

Scholarly/Creative Works

Torlina, Jeff , England, Lynn , Amott, Scott , Amott, Kindra , "Identity, Community, and the Crandall Canyon Mine Disaster_ An Analysis of Crandall Canyon Voices" . Rural Sociology & Sociological Inquiry.
Torlina, Jeff , England, Lynn , "Perspectives on the Crandall Canyon Mine Collapse_ Power and the Construction of Truth" .