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Mary Campbell

Mary Campbell
Director, Texas Federal Statistical Research Data Center (TXRDC)
  • LASB 311E
Professional Links
Personal Website
Leadership Position
Associate Department Head
Degree From
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison
Texas A&M University
Department of Sociology
Office Hours
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Research Interests

  • Racial and Ethnic Relations
  • Racial and Ethnic Identity
  • Social Inequality
  • Social Demography

Courses Taught at Texas A&M

  • SOCI 205: Introduction to Sociology
  • SOCI 217: Introduction to Race and Ethnicity
  • SOCI 317: Racial and Ethnic Relations
  • SOCI 662: Social Demography
  • SOCI 664: Racial and Ethnic Identity and Identification


Director of the Texas Federal Statistical Research Data Center

What is your “race”? Professor Campbell discusses some of the challenges of measuring racial inequality. Her work explores the complexity of racialized experiences, using laboratory experiments, field experiments, and large-scale national surveys.

Representative Publications

Representative Awards

  • 2020                Achievements in Climate and Inclusion (ACI) Award, College of Liberal Arts
  • 2019-2020     Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Award for Teaching, College-level, Texas A&M University
  • 2014                Early Career Scholarship Award, Midwest Sociological Society
  • 2010                Collegiate Teaching Award, University of Iowa