News/Announcements

Tarun Banerjee Releases New Book

John Markoff wins Distinguished Career Award of the Political Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association

Jackie Smith has been named Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Globalization and Cultural Studies

Sociology Department's Response to the Death of George Floyd

Sociology Department Honors its Graduating Seniors

Melanie Hughes awarded grant from the United Nations

Kanoko Kamata awarded grant from Keith and Ruth Brown Endowment

PhD student Alannah Caisey and Professor Junia Howell published in the journal Phylon

Alannah Caisey, a graduate student in the Department of Sociology, and Prof. Junia Howell's new article "What We Need is Education: Differentiating the Mechanisms Contributing to Persistent Racial Inequality of Education" is now available online. It looks at Advanced Placement courses across the nation and examines four levels of mechanisms contributing to the observed racial inequality. Congratulations Alannah and Junia!

Professor Suzanne Staggenborg is the 2019 Winner of the McCarthy Award

Gabriel Chouhy Algorta receives the Eduardo Lozano Dissertation Prize for 2017-18

Professor Mohammed Bamyeh elected president of the Arab Council for the Social Sciences

Professor Junia Howell's research featured in PittWire

2019 Senior Capstone Project Award Winners

Sociology Major, Suzanna Carnevali-Doan, wins Fulbright Scholarship to Brazil

Caitlin Schroering wins 1st Place in Social Sciences Division of School’s 3MT Competition