Chase M. BillinghamAssociate Professor of Sociology

Graduate Program Coordinator

Office: 431 Lindquist Hall

Phone: (316) 978-7144

Fax: (316) 978-3281



Chase Billingham is an urban sociologist whose research examines gentrification, economic development, education, and stratification in U.S. metropolitan areas. His work has been published in Sociology of Education, City & Community, Urban Studies, and other outlets in sociology, education research, history, and urban affairs. In published academic research and in public commentaries in The Wichita Eagle, Billingham provides a sociological perspective on current issues in urban development and inequality affecting the Wichita region. Along with introductory sociology and core courses in statistics and social theory that are required for sociology majors, Billingham also teaches courses in social inequality and urban sociology.

Billingham is the Book Review Editor for Kansas History: A Journal of the Central Plains.

You can learn more about his research by consulting his vita or by visiting his website or Google Scholar page.