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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 »


Ashe to be panelist for Fordham Law school

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Austin Ashe was a panelist at Fordham Law School on November 5, 2014 which looked at the "Standards of Police Conduct. Title: Standards of Police Conduct Description: Recent tragic events involving the interaction between police officers and individuals call into question what standards... read more »


Childers selected for NSF Dissertation Grant

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Trenita Childers was selected for a National Science Foundation (NSF) Doctoral  Dissertation Research Improvement Grant for her dissertation research titled: "We Are Not Foreigners: Immigrant Status and Mental Health Among Haitian Descendants in the Dominican Republic".... read more »


Seamster Awarded Paper Award

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Louise Seamster, with coauthors Kasey Henricks and Leighton Kenji Vila, are First Place recipients of the 2014 Graduate Student Paper Award by the Association for Black Sociologists (ABS) for their paper, “Antiracist Allies or White Noise:  Are White Working-Class Women Racial... read more »


Gauthier Awarded Ph.D.

Thursday, September 11, 2014

On Sept 11, 2014, G. Robin Gauthier successfully defended her dissertation: "Anatomies of Kinship: Diversity in the formal structure of American Families" Her committee consisted of: James Moody, Chair, S. Phillip Morgan, Lynn Smith- Lovin, and Giovanna Merli read more »


Miles named PARISS Fellow

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Andrew Miles has been selected as a 2014-2015 fellow in the Program for Advanced Research In the Social Sciences (PARISS) at Duke’s Social Science Research Institute. In this capacity, he will teach courses on quantitative methods, advise undergraduate researchers, present findings from... read more »


Eagle Wins Vorsanger-Smith Award

Monday, August 4, 2014

David Eagle is the 2013-14 winner of the Vorsanger-Smith award which is presented annually to recognize overall excellence in the graduate program. read more »


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