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Childers Awarded James B. Duke International Research Travel Fellowship

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Trenita Childers was awarded a James B. Duke International Research Travel Fellowship to support her dissertation research.  The fellowship is designed to support students conducting research abroad.  During the 2014-2015 academic year, Trenita will conduct ethnographic research on... read more »


Rajan Awarded Ph.D.

Monday, February 24, 2014

On February 24th, 2014, Sowmya Rajan  successfully defended her dissertation:   "Essays on Fertility and Fertility Preferences in India"   Her committee consisted of: Kenneth C. Land, Co-Chair, S. Philip Morgan, Co-Chair, Linda K. George, Elizabeth Frenkenberg, Yong Cai... read more »


Son paper accepted in Discourse and Society

Monday, February 24, 2014

In Seo Son's paper has been accepted in Discourse and Society. The title of the paper is "Partly Colored or Almost White?: Racial Intermediacy and Identificational Ambivalence of Grown Children of Korean Immigrants." It is scheduled for publication in DISCOURSE & SOCIETY 25(6)  in... read more »


Tian Awarded Ph.D.

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

On February 17th, 2014, Feng (Felicia) Tian successfully defended her dissertation: "Standing firmly upon ground: transition to adulthood in reform-era China" Her committee consisted of: Angela O’Rand, Co-Chair, S. Philip Morgan, Co-Chair, Stephen Vaisey, Nan Lin, and... read more »


Finnegan Accepts Position at UC Davis

Monday, January 27, 2014

Ryan Finnigan has accepted a tenure-track position as an assistant professor in the sociology department at UC Davis. read more »


Ray Accepts Position at Tennessee

Friday, January 24, 2014

Victor Ray has accepted a  position as a tenure-track Assistant Professor at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.   read more »


Fulton Receives ARNOVA President’s Award for Nonprofit Research

Friday, January 24, 2014

Brad Fulton received the President’s Award for Nonprofit Research from the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action. This award includes a $10,000 prize to support his research on social diversity within organizations.  read more »


Verma Accepts Position at Rutgers

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

SaunJuhi Verma has accepted a position as an Assistant Professor in the School of Management and Labor Relations at Rutgers University. read more »


Diehl Accepts Position at Vanderbilt

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

David Diehl, DNAC post doc and instructor in Soc/M&M, has just accepted an assistant professor position of Human and Organizational Development in the Peabody School of Education at Vanderbilt University.   read more »


Reynolds Accepts Position at the University of Utah

Monday, December 16, 2013

Megan Reynolds has accepted a position as Assistant Professor, tenure track, in the sociology department at the University of Utah. read more »


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