Patty Corwin

Senior Lecturer of Sociology

Office: Minard Hall 428C10
Telephone: (701) 231-8940
Student Visit Hours:  10:00-10:50 a.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday
1:00-3:00 p.m. Monday & Wednesday


  • M.A., North Dakota State University, 1972
  • B.S., Colorado College, 1966

Mrs. Patty Corwin has been a member of the North Dakota State University faculty since 1979. Her primary teaching responsibilities are introduction to sociology, minorities and race relations, sociology of gender and sociology through literature.

Mrs. Corwin's research interests include minorities and race relations, gender, and service learning.

Mrs. Corwin does a variety of seminars and workshops for businesses. 

Courses taught:
  • Sociology 110  Introduction to Sociology
  • Sociology 194  Individual Study -- How to Study/Succeed in Collage
  • Sociology 235  Cultural Diversity (formerly Soc 202  Minorities and Race Relations)
  • Sociology 391  Sociology of Food
  • Sociology 412  Sociology of Gender
  • Sociology 416  Sociology Through Literature

Mrs. Corwin offers Soc 110, 202 and 412 both in the classroom and online.

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