Irenee R. Beattie

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Assistant Professor
School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts
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Racial, ethnic and gender inequality in education
Law and social policy
Adolescent transitions
Substance use

Irenee Beattie's area of expertise can be best described as the sociology of education. Specifically, she studies inequality as it relates to race, ethnicity and gender. Here areas of interest include law and social policy, and adolescent transitions to adulthood. In studying adolescent transitions, she examines risk behaviors such as substance use and promiscuity.