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The ICSA “Graduate Student Paper Award” Renamed as “Nan Lin Graduate Student Paper Award”

Friday, April 20, 2018

“The rationale for this change is to recognize Prof. Nan Lin's pioneer and significant contributions to our association (NACSA) and the research on Chinese societies. Nan Lin is Oscar L. Tang Professor Emeritus of Sociology at Duke University. As a world-wide known and respected sociologist, he has... read more »


Chandler McMillan selected as Doctor Assistant in the Kuchnir Dermatology Bridge Year Program

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Congratulations to sociology major, Chandler McMillan, for her selection as Doctor Assistant in the Kuchnir Dermatology Bridge Year Program. Chandler was selected as one of the top 18 best future doctors to join this prestigious training program in Boston before she begins medical school in 2019. read more »


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Curdy Successfully Defends PhD.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

On April 2, 2018, Brent H. Curdy successfully defended his dissertation titled: “Explaining Variance in Affect Control Theory: Cultural Consensus, Deflection, and Redefinition”.  His committee consisted of: Lynn Smith-Lovin(Chair), James Moody, Bai Gao, and Stephen Vaisey read more »


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Bartlett Successfully Defends PhD.

Monday, April 2, 2018

On April 2, 2018, Bryce J. Bartlett successfully defended his dissertation titled : “Well-being across Changing Social Landscapes”.  His committee consisted of: Linda K. George(Co-Chair), Scott Lynch(Co-Chair), Stephen Vaisey, and Kenneth C. Land. read more »


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Tavares Successfully Defends PhD.

Monday, April 2, 2018

On April 2, 2018, Carlos D. Tavares successfully defended his dissertation titled: “Dealing with Racism: Black Middle-Class Health in the 21st Century”  His committee consisted of: Eduardo Bonilla-Silva(Co-Chair), Linda George(Co-Chair), William "Sandy" Darity, Jessi Streib, and Tyson Brown. read more »


Jon Morgan Accepts Post-Doctoral Position at the Fachhochschule Potsdam / University of Applied Sciences.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Morgan recently began a post-doctoral research position at the Fachhochschule Potsdam | University of Applied Sciences in Potsdam Germany. Morgan is working with an international team led by Jesse Hoey, Tobias Schröder, and Kimberly Rogers developing generative models of group interaction based on... read more »


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Homan Successfully Defends PhD.

Thursday, March 22, 2018

On March 22, 2018, Patricia A. Homan successfully defended her dissertation titled: "Structural Sexism and Health in the United States".  Her committee consisted of: Linda K. George(Co-Chair), Scott Lynch(Co-Chair), Tyson Brown, Jen'nan Read, and Laura Richman. read more »


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Morgan Successfully Defends PhD.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

On March 8, 2018, Jonathan H. Morgan successfully defended his dissertation titled: "The Duality of Identities and Groups: The Effects of Status Homophily on Social Interactions and Relations"  His committee consisted of  Lynn Smith-Lovin (Chair), James Moody, Christopher Bail, and Jesse... read more »


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Arriaga Successfully Defends PhD.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

On March 19, 2018 Felicia A. Arriaga successfully defended her dissertation titled "The Browning of Threat: The "Unintended" Aftermath of Immigration Enforcement in a New Destination Community". Her committee consisted of Eduardo Bonilla-Silva (Chair), Martin Ruef, Jessi Streib, and Amada Armenta... read more »


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Carlos Tavares Accepts Position at Lafayette College

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Carlos Tavares has accepted a tenure-track position as assistant professor of sociology at Lafayette College.  He will be starting in the fall of 2018 in the Department of Anthropology and Sociology. read more »


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