Dr. Bronwen Lichtenstein



  • Ph.D., University of Canterbury, 1996
  • B.A., Honors, University of Canterbury, 1992
  • B.A., University of Canterbury, 1991


Research Interests

  • HIV stigma
  • Social determinants of mortgage foreclosure

Selected Publications

  • Weber, Joe and Bronwen Lichtenstein. (Forthcoming, 2015). “Building Back: Stratified Renewal after an EF-4 Tornado in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.” City & Community 16:
  • Barber, Brad W., and Bronwen Lichtenstein. (Forthcoming, 2015). “Support for HIV Testing and HIV Criminalization among Offenders under Community Supervision.” Research in the Sociology of Health Care, 33:
  • Melendez, Michael, Bronwen Lichtenstein, and Matthew J. Dolliver. (Forthcoming, 2015). “Mothers of Mass Murderers: Exploring Gender Blame through an Application of Courtesy Stigma to the Columbine and Newtown Tragedies.” Deviant Behavior 36:
  • Lichtenstein, Bronwen. (Forthcoming, 2015). “Corinne Squire’s ‘Living with HIV and ARVs: Three-Letter Lives.’” Contemporary Sociology 44:
  • Lichtenstein, Bronwen and Joe Weber. (2015). “Women Foreclosed: A Gender Analysis of Housing Loss in the American Deep South.” Social & Cultural Geography 16(1): 1-21.
  • Lichtenstein, Bronwen, Kathryn Whetten, and Casey Rubenstein. (2015). “Notify Your Partners – It’s the Law: HIV Providers and Mandatory Disclosure.” Journal of the International Association of Providers in AIDS Care,13(4),372-378.
  • Prohaska, Ariane and Bronwen Lichtenstein. (2014). “Losing a Home to Mortgage Foreclosure: Temporary Setback or Chronic Stressor?” Social Justice: A Journal of Crime, Conflict & World Order 40(3):67-82.
  • Lichtenstein, Bronwen and Stanley L. Brodsky. (2014). “Moving from hapless to hapful with the problem defendant.” The Jury Expert 26(1), 1-7.
  • Lichtenstein, Bronwen. (2014). “The Feminization of Foreclosure.” Contexts,13(2): 5-6.
  • Lichtenstein, Bronwen and Jamie DeCoster. (2014). “Lessons on Stigma: Teaching about HIV/AIDS.” Teaching Sociology, 42(2), 140-150..