Lecturer, Department of Sociology
Coordinator & Clinical Professor, Innovative Sustainability & Social Impact Initiative, UF Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Director, UF Young Entrepreneurs for Leadership & Sustainability: Summer Program for High School Students
Faculty Affiliate, Center for Women's Studies & Gender Research

Office: 3231 Turlington Hall, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Office Phone: 352-294-7176
(or 352-273-0355 for the YELS Summer Program)
Fall 2013 Office Hours: Tuesdays 11:45-1:15pm in-person & Wednesdays 11:45-1:15pm online in google-chat, also available other times (both online and in-person) by appointment, please email to schedule.

Emails (contact me at one of the email addresses, listed below):
SYG2000 & SYG2010 online and SYA4930 students: UFsociologyKristin@gmail.com

Social Entrepeneurship students: kristin.joos@warrington.ufl.edu

Personal website: www.kristinjoos.com

Current Teaching:
Recent Teaching:
  • Spring 2012: SYG 2000 - online - Principles of Sociology
  • Spring 2012: SYA 4110 - Development of Sociological Thought
  • Spring 2012: SYA 4930 - Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship
  • Fall 2011: SYG 2000 - online - Principles of Sociology
  • Fall 2011: SYA 4110 - Development of Sociological Thought
  • Fall 2011: SYG 2010 - Social Problems
  • Fall 2011: ENT 6506 - Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship
  • Summer B 2010: SYG 2011 - Social Problems & Solutions for YELS
  • Spring 2011: SYG 2000 - online - Principles of Sociology
  • Spring 2011: SYA 4110 - Development of Sociological Thought
  • Spring 2011: SYA 4930 - Honors Intro to Social Entrepreneurship
  • Fall 2010: SYG 2000 - online - Principles of Sociology
  • Fall 2010: SYG 2000 - inperson - Principles of Sociology
  • Fall 2010: SYA 4110 - Development of Sociological Thought
  • Module 2: ENT 6506 - Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship
  • Summer B 2010: SYG 2010 - Social Problems & Solutions for YELS
  • Summer C 2010: GEB 6155 - Intro to Social Entrepreneurship for PMSE
  • Spring 2010: SYG 2000 - online - Principles of Sociology
  • Spring 2010: SYA 4110 - Development of Sociological Thought
  • Spring 2010: SYA 4930/GEB4930 - Honors Intro to Social Entrepreneurship
  • Fall 2009: SYG 2000 - online - Principles of Sociology
  • Fall 2009: SYG2010 - Social Problems
  • Fall 2009: SYA 4110 - Development of Sociological Thought
  • Summer B 2009: SYG 2010 - Social Problems & Solutions for YELC
  • Summer A 2009: SYA 4930- Professional Development for Sociology Students
  • More Information about courses taught from 1999 - 2009
Education:
Previous Position:
Coordinator of Admissions, Preview, and Student Activities & Honors Advisor
UF Honors Program, January 2004 - August 2006

Areas of
Interest & Expertise:
  • Emerging Adults, Youth, Teenagers, and Adolescents
  • Social Entrepreneurship, Service Learning, Civic Engagement, and Philanthropy among youth
  • Youth Career Development, College Admissions, and Life Goals
  • Gender, Sexualities, and Families
  • Intersections Analyses: Gender/Race/Class
  • Sustainability, Local Living Economies & Consumerism
  • Media & Advertising
  • The Politics and Commercialization of Body Image and Identity
  • Social Psychology, Social Construction of Reality
Faculty Advisor:
Formerly Advised:
  • Gator Nonprofit Professionals (fka: Gator Humanics)
  • FACE (Feminist Activists Creating Equality): UF Womens Studies Student Association
  • WIN (Women's Interlocking Network): community service by and for women
Personal Interests: