Julia Arroyo

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Address: 88 Wentworth Street, Room 203
E-mail: arroyojm@cofc.edu


Ph.D. Sociology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
M.A. Sociology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
B.A. Sociology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH

Research Interests

children and youth, race and racism, gender, poverty and social class, intersectionality, families,
grandparents raising grandchildren, fathers, child welfare systems


Arroyo, J. & Zsembik, B, & Peek, C. (2019). Ain’t nobody got time for dad?: Racial-ethnic
disproportionalities in child welfare casework practice with nonresident fathers. Child Abuse
& Neglect, 93, 182-196. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2019.03.014 
Arroyo, J., & Peek, C.W. (2015). Child welfare caseworkers’ characteristics and their attitudes
toward non-custodial fathers. Child Abuse & Neglect, 47, 140-152.
Griffin, L., Pavela, G., & Arroyo, J. (2015). Tourism and the treadmill of production: A cross-
national analysis. Environmental Sociology, 1(2), 127-138.