Although a sociologist at heart, Dr. Sarah Beth Estes is currently serving as the new Dean of the College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences .
Dr. Sarah Beth Estes graduated from Hendrix College with a bachelor’s degree in sociology and earned a master’s degree and Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Iowa. She was a faculty member at the University of Cincinnati for six years before coming to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
Dr. Estes has served in various leadership roles at UA Little Rock, including the coordinator of the Gender Studies program, and she taught Social Statistics, Research Methods, and Introduction to Sociology in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology. Her research interests include gender, work, and family.