Daniel Romesberg, MSW, PhD


2411 Wesley W. Posvar Hall


I am interested in family studies, deviance and social control, social problems and the sociology of science/scientific controversy. Recent undergraduate courses taught include Sociology of the Family, and Deviance and Social Control. I am also Undergraduate Advisor and Internship Coordinator. We encourage our majors to participate in a wide variety of sociologically relevant internships.

Fields of Interest

  • Sociology of the Family
  • Sociology of Deviance
  • Sociology of Science


  • PhD, University of Pittsburgh, 1992 (Sociology); MSW University of Pittsburgh, 2000
  • Sociology of the Family               
  • Social Problems
  • Deviance and Social Control
  • Marriage
  • Capstone: Scientific Controversies

University of Pittsburgh College of General Studies Student Government Student's Choice Award (2008)

University of Pittsburgh School of Arts and Sciences Inaugural Ampco-Pittsburgh Prize for Excellence in Advising (2007)