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Dr. Morten Ender

Professor of Sociology
Phone: 845.938.5638

Dr. Morten Ender is Professor of Sociology in the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Leadership at West Point, the United States Military Academy. He is an award-winning teacher at both the University of Maryland and West Point. He has posted fellowships at the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute at Patrick Air Force Base, Cocoa Beach, Florida and in the Department of Military Psychiatry, at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Washington, DC. He has taught at the University of Maryland European Division, the University of Maryland at College Park, American College of Norway, and the University of North Dakota. His research and teaching have been featured on National Public Radio; the BBC; Public Radio International; Youth Radio; ESPNU; The New York Times; The Washington Post; USA Today; The Philadelphia Inquirer; Stars & Stripes; The Army Times; VFW Magazine; the International Herald Tribune; Christian Science Monitor; The Hartford Courant; The Toledo Blade; and The Poughkeepsie Journal among others. Outside of sociology, Morten seeks peace and tranquility through physical fitness. He swims regularly and has commuted to his various offices around the world by bicycle his entire adult life. He can't ever remember not recycling. He aspires to write about sociology and soccer one day. He lives in Highland Falls, New York with his family where he has grown tired of working on his 110-year old house and dreams of a home with a circular driveway, wrap-around porch, and flower and vegetable garden.

Marriage & the Family
Social Inequality
Armed Forces & Society
Introductory Sociology
Military Films
Organizational Culture & Socialization