lynn appleton


Lynn Appleton
Chair and Professor of Sociology
Phone: (561) 297-0261
Office: CU 253/Boca Campus
Research: medicalization, the therapeutic disciplines, social control
Teaching: Sociology of Mental Health, Sociology of Health, Illness & Healthcare, Social Control & Deviance 


Lynn Appleton has held many positions at Florida Atlantic University, earned many awards for teaching and service to the institution, and done research in a wide range of fields (from urban public policy to gender inequality to medicalization).