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Undergraduates Shine at ESS Conference

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Senior honors students, Charlotte Ke, Stephanie Ogwo, and Karina Santellano, recently traveled to NYC for the annual meetings of the Eastern Sociological Society (ESS), where they presented posters of their honors thesis projects.  All three students produced excellent work, with Charlotte Ke... read more »


Fu Awarded Ph.D.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

On March 18th, 2015, Qiang Fu successfully defended his dissertation: “The Global Epidemic of Childhood Obesity and Its Non-medical Costs” His committee consisted of: Kenneth C Land, Co-supervisor, Linda K George, Co-supervisor, Nan Lin, James Moody, and Amanda Thompson read more »


Lariscy Accepts Position at the Univ. of Memphis

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Joseph Lariscy, an NIA Postdoctoral Fellow at DUPRI and in the department of Sociology, has accepted a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Sociology position at the University of Memphis. read more »


Fulton Accepts Position at Indiana University

Monday, February 2, 2015

Brad Fulton has accepted a postion as Assistant Professor in the School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) at Indiana University. read more »


Baker Accepts Position at the Univ. of Pennsylvania

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Regina Baker has accepted a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Sociology position at the University of Pennsylvania. read more »


Medwinter Accepts Position at University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Sancha Medwinter accepted a tenure-track faculty position with the sociology department at University of Massachusetts-Amherst beginning September 1st, 2015. read more »


Fu Accepts Position at University of British Columbia

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Qiang Fu has accepted a tenure-track position at the University of British Columbia. read more »


Rogers Accepts Position at Dartmouth

Monday, December 1, 2014

Kim Rogers (Duke PhD 2013) has accepted an offer from Dartmouth for a tenure-track position starting Aug 2015. read more »


Miles Accepts Position at U of Toronto

Monday, December 1, 2014

Andrew Miles has accepted a tenure-track position at the University of Toronto. read more »


Freeland Awarded Ph.D.

Thursday, November 13, 2014

On Nov 13, 2014, Robert Freeland successfully defended his dissertation: "Occupational Stratification and The Multidimensional Structure of Symbolic Meaning" His committee consisted of: Lynn Smith- Lovin, Chair, James Moody, Lisa Keister, and Kenneth C. Land read more »


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