Morgan V Sanchez, PhD Faculty Profile

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Morgan  V  Sanchez, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Sociology

  • Health, Disability, and Illness, Chronic Illness Narratives, Identity, and Belonging

  • Latino/a Sociology, Race/Ethnicity, Identity, and Belonging

  • Qualitative Methodology: Socio-narratology, Grounded Theory, Thematic Analysis

  • ACUE Certification in Effective Instruction (Concentration: Online Teaching Practices), 2021
  • Ph.D., University of Florida, 2018
  • M.A., University of South Florida, 2013
  • B.A., University of South Florida, 2010
Fall Semester 2021
Course #SecCourse TitleDaysFromToLocationCampus
SOC 30501Intro Sociological LiteratureW4:00PM4:40PMWEB-SYNCHOnline Campus
SOC 41301Medical SociologyARRWEB-ASYNCHOnline Campus
SOC 43001Social PolicyARRWEB-ASYNCHOnline Campus

  • Sanchez, Morgan. 2019. “Sick and Tired: Narratives of Contested Illness in CFS Blogs.” In Sara E. Green, Donileen Loseke (ed.) Research in Social Science and Disability (Volume 11). Emerald Group Publishing Limited.

  • Francisco, Kara and Morgan Sanchez. 2017. Vaginal Birth after cesarean section (VBAC): Informed choice and a source of empowerment among black women in the U.S.” In Choudhury, Shonali, Erausquin, Jennifer Toller, Withers, Mellissa (Eds.) Global Perspectives on Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Across the Lifespan. Spring International Publishing AG, pp. 75-90.

  • Sanchez. Morgan 2016. “The Sibling Disability Experience: An Analysis of Studies Concerning Non-Impaired Siblings of Individuals with Disabilities from 1960 to 1990.” In Sara E. Green, Sharon N. Barnartt (ed.) Research in Social Science and Disability (Volume 9). Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp. 241-259.

  • “Seeking Equilibrium: Challenging Conceptualizations of Contested Illness through Blogs”, Presented at the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association in San Diego, November 2019.

  • “Trump’s America: Narrative Wreckage and Contested Identities among U.S. Born Latinos”, Presented at the annual meeting of the Southern Sociological Society in New Orleans, April 2018.

  • “Belonging in Trump’s America”, Presented at the annual meeting of the Association for   Humanist Sociology in Havana, Cuba, November 2017.

  • “The Impact of Resources on the Sibling Disability Experience”, Presented at the annual meeting of the Southern Sociological Society in Charlotte, April 2014.

  • “Beyond the Door: Disability and Sibling Relationships”, Accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American Sociology Association in New York, August 2013.

  • "’ There is No Wrong Side in Buddy Baseball’: Inclusion and Equality in a Florida Disability Community”, Presented at the annual meeting of the Southern Sociological Society in Atlanta, April 2013.


  • 2020-                 Editorial Board Member, Journal of Family Issues
  • 2013-                    Reviewer for Journal of Family Issues
  • 2013-                    Reviewer for Disability Studies Quarterly



  • 2021                     Faculty Diversity and Equity Committee
  • 2020-2021      Faculty Learning Community: Retaining Diverse Faculty
  • 2020-2021      Faculty Learning Community: Completing a Scholarly Project in an Academic Year
  • 2020                  Back to the Bay: Creating Productive Classroom and Research Communities
  • 2020                  Back to the Bay: Student Life at CSUEB During a Pandemic: Findings
  • 2020                  Grade Appeal and Academic Grievance Committee
  • 2020                       ASI Callings Panel
  • 2019                   Accessibility Ally Workshop
  • 2011-2012         College of Arts and Sciences Diversity Committee, University of South Florida
  • 2021                  Assessment Committee
  • 2021                  Department Manual Committee
  • 2021                  Curriculum Committee
  • 2021                     Lawton Scholarship Committee, CSUEB
  • 2020                 Five Year Review Committee, CSUEB
  • 2020                 Lawton Scholarship Award Committee, CSUEB
  • 2020                 Sociology Club Co-Advisor, CSUEB
  • 2020                Major Exploration Fair, CSUEB
  • 2019                  Lecturer Development Award Committee, CSUEB
  • 2019                  Five Year Review Committee, CSUEB
  • 2019                  Al Fresco Tabling, CSUEB

  • 2013-2018      McKnight Doctoral Fellow

  • 2013                     Board of Education Summer Fellowship