Samantha Plummer appointed Postdoctoral Research Scholar at the Columbia Justice Lab of the Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy at Columbia University
Congratulations to Samantha Plummer who has just accepted an appointment as Postdoctoral Research Scholar at the Columbia Justice Lab of the Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy at Columbia University. Sam will be designing, managing, analyzing, and deriving sociological and policy insights from complex administrative, quantitative, and qualitative data from the New York Rikers Island Longitudinal Study and the Pennsylvania Solitary Study
Distinguished University Professor John Markoff has won the 2019 Provost’s Award for Excellence in Mentoring
Congratulations to Distinguished University Professor John Markoff, who has won the 2019 Provost’s Award for Excellence in Mentoring for his outstanding work as a graduate advisor.
Chie Togami selected to attend NSF-sponsored dissertation proposal improvement workshop
Congratulations to Chie Togami who has been selected to attend a competitive two-part NSF-sponsored dissertation proposal improvement workshop focused on problem-solving sociology to be held at Northwestern University in December 2018 and May 2019.
Long-term sociology department benefactor, Ms. Barbara J. Szyman, has passed away
Professor Mark Paterson elected Vice-President of ISA 'Senses and Society' Thematic Group
A Spanish translation of John Markoff's Waves of Democracy 2nd ed. has just been published
Professor Dana Moss elected as council member of the Altruism, Morality, and Social Solidarity Section of the ASA
Professor Jackie Smith receives the 2018 Outstanding Activist Scholar Award from the International Political Economy section of the International Studies Association
Professor Mark Paterson gave a recent talk at the MIT Department of Architecture
Mark Paterson gave a recent talk at the MIT Department of Architecture, Spring 2018 Lecture Series on ‘Affective Bodies and Sentient Matter', Design & Computation Series. Mark's talk (on February 23, 2018) was on ‘Architectures of the Oculomotor: Body Motility, Ocular Processes, and the Perception of the Built Environment’. For more on the series click the link in the News tab on this page.