Speakers and Special Guests


Josipa Roksa

Professor of Sociology and Education & Senior Advisor for Academic Programs
Office of Executive VP and Provost, University of Virginia

Josipa Roksa is professor of sociology and education at the University of Virginia. She also serves as Senior Advisor for Academic Programs in the Office of Executive Vice President and Provost. Professor Roksa’s research has focused on understanding social inequality in higher education, and in particular the extent to which higher education institutions may amplify, preserve, or reduce social inequality. Most of her current work examines the role of socioeconomic status in shaping students’ trajectories through undergraduate and graduate education. For more information, see: http://sociology.as.virginia.edu/people/profile/josipa_roksa