Joseph McLaughlin, Ed.D. ’77

Professor and Chair of Sociology and Urban Studies

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About Dr. McLaughlin

Joseph McLaughlin, Ph.D., ’77 practically grew up at the Saint Peter’s, first as the son of alumnus Joseph McLaughlin ’43, and later, as a student and ultimately, professor of sociology and urban studies. Prior to that he served as director of the graduate program in education and was a member of the education department for 20 years.

Career & Accomplishments


  • Seton Hall University, Ed.D.

  • Saint Peter’s College, B.A., M.A.