About the Department

The University of Pittsburgh Department of Sociology, established in 1926, has particular strengths in the study of Social Movements and Politics and Culture and shares with the University of Pittsburgh a strong international and comparative orientation.


2016 Student Choice Winners

Drs. Waverly Duck and Mike Epitropoulos have each one a CGSSG Student Choice Award. At the close of each year, CGS students nominate faculty or staff members who have made a difference in their academic pursuits to receive a Student Choice Award.  Congratulations, to the both of you!

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May 16

Summer Courses Start

Summer courses start Monday May 16th!

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