Faculty Profile for Dr. Debarun Majumdar

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Dr. Debarun Majumdar
Associate Professor — Sociology
UAC 473
phone: (512) 245-2479

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Majumdar, D., & Martinez, G. P. (n.d.). An Examination  of the Association between Microaggression and Well-being among Latina/os of Mexican-descent in the United States. Michigan Sociological Review.
  • Lowe, R., Majumdar, D., Anderson, A. L., Summers, E. J., & Ryser, G. R. (2018). Constructing a Reliable and Valid Instrument to Measure Post-Secondary Students Cultural Competence. Global Journal of Human-Social Science, 18(3), 27–38.
  • Majumdar, D., & Rollman-Tinajero, C. (2017). A Comparative Examination of Unhealthy  Behaviors and Negative-LGBT Experiences Among Individuals in Legal Same-Sex Marriages and in Committed Same-Sex Relationships. Journal of Social Sciences, 13(3), 173–183. https://doi.org/10.3844/jssp.2017.173.183
  • Majumdar, D., & Martinez-Ramos, G. P. (2013). Impact of Immigration-related Challenges and Deportation Worries on the Well-being of Latinos in the US. Camino Real, 4(7), 95–114.
  • Bulanda, R., & Majumdar, D. (2009). Perceived parent-child relations and adolescent self-esteem. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 18(2), 203–212.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, The Alfred H. Nolle Chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. September 1, 2015 - December 1, 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Workshop Selection at the national level to attend workshop, Analyzing Poverty and Welfare Trends Using Census 2000. National Poverty Center. Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan. June 1, 2003
  • Award / Honor Recipient: H. Theodore Groat Award for 'Best Student Paper', International Applied Demographic Conference. Bowling Green. September 1, 2000
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Graduated with Honors in B. Architecture, Indian Institute of Technology. July 1, 1992

Selected Grants

  • Majumdar, Debarun (Co-Principal). Diversity White Paper Project., Texas Healthcare Trustees, Austin, TX, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $1200. (Submitted: August 1, 2012). Grant.
  • Majumdar, Debarun (Principal), Anderson, Audwin (Principal). Disparity in the Distribution of Economic Growth During the High-tech Boom of the 1990s. Research Enhancement Grant, Texas State University, Institutional (Higher Ed), $10890. (Submitted: June 1, 2004). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Honor Council Code
September 2018-Present
College Research Enhancement Committee-Department Representative
Center for Diversity and Gender Studies
Statistical Consultant
KhushATX Steering Committee
December 2018
Graduate Faculty Committee
January 2018-December 2018