Sasha Sinkowsky, EdD

Born and raised in Brazil until 1970.  Came to New Jersey and graduated from Immaculate Conception High School, then went on to get a Bachelor’s degree from Montclair State University, and a Doctoral Degree from Rutgers University.

Field(s) of Interest/Expertise

Cultural Diversity in Western and non-Western societies, Ethnographic Studies, Stratification (SES), Gender Inequalities, Family Studies.

Courses Taught at Felician University


Culture and Diversity (formerly CORE 200)

Eastern European Immigrant Experience in America

Transcultural Health Care through Service Learning


Principles of Sociology

Sociological Theory

Social Stratification

Sociology of Race and Ethnicity

Aging: A Social Affair

Aging in Cross Cultural Perspectives

Family Abuse & Domestic Violence

Sociology of Sex and Gender

Sociology of Education

Research Methods in Social Science

Senior Seminar in Sociology

Global Problems and Perceptions of Capitalism

Social Change

Social Movements


Political Science:

International Relations

Political Violence and Terrorism

Religious Studies:

Religious Education in Cross Cultural Settings

Teacher Education:

Developed a K-8 and K-12 Social Science/History certificate program

Office Location:
Kirby Hall 416
Contact Phone:
(201) 559-6116
Contact Email:


Ed.D., Sociology of Education. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey (1995).
M.A., Social Sciences, Montclair State College, Montclair, New Jersey (1979).
B.A., Political Science, Montclair State College, Montclair, New Jersey (1978).

Positions Held

Chair, Department of History and Social Sciences, Felician College (1998–2013)
Director of Service Learning (1993–1998)
Co-Chair, Department of History and Social Sciences, Felician College (1997–1998)
Coordinator, Teaching Partners (1993–1996)