September 18, 2020
Melanie Hughes is a new rotating sociology program director with the...
September 1, 2020
The Department of Sociology at the University of Pittsburgh stands in solidarity with Black Lives Matter
The Department of Sociology at the University of Pittsburgh stands in solidarity with Black Lives Matter and those who are protesting around the world for an end to anti-Blackness and police...
August 20, 2020
The Department of Sociology is pleased to announce the successful dissertation defense and conferral of the Ph.D. degree for:
- Ben Case, whose dissertation, When Yelling Isn’t Good...
August 17, 2020
The American Political Science Association (APSA) has awarded Melanie Hughes the Leon Weaver Award for her paper, “The Election of Minority Women: Ethnic Parties, Ethnic Seats, and Gender Quotas...
July 22, 2020
Student Kanoko Kamata was recently awarded a prestigious scholarship from the World Bank.
July 14, 2020
Graduate student Hanning Wang's paper took home a top prize at the NCSA Virtual Conference
July 14, 2020
Sociology's Corey Brooks wins the 2019 Best Student Paper Award from the Center on Race and Social Problems
July 13, 2020
Online news and opinion website, Africanist Press, co-founded and co-edited by Joshua McDermott has been making headlines recently.
July 12, 2020
John Markoff took home the American Sociological Association's Distinguished Career Award