John Andrews

Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology
John Andrews wearing a black plaid shirt and beige jacket against a gray background.

John Andrews received his BA in sociology from Rice University and his PhD in sociology from the CUNY Graduate Center. His research and teaching interests range from the sociology of emotion and affect to global political economy, labor, and inequality to the sociology of knowledge, science, and medicine. Andrews is co-editor with Lynn Chancer of The Unhappy Divorce of Sociology and Psychoanalysis (Palgrave, 2014), and he has published in journals such as Cultural Studies<=>Critical MethodologiesWomen and Performance, and Social Text (of which he is a member of the editorial collective). His monograph titled The Economy Is Everything: An Affective Genealogy of a Category, which traces the cultural and affective contours of “the economy” in the U.S. since the early 1970s, is currently under review with Duke University Press.

PhD, CUNY Graduate School and University Center
At Vassar since 2019


Blodgett Hall
Box 242
By appointment


SOCI 151 Introductory Sociology
SOCI 239 Feeling the Present: Affect and Emotion in Contemporary Social Life


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