Dr. Marlow Successfully Defends

Thomas Marlow has successfully defended his dissertation entitled: "Socioenvironmental Stratification in the Post-Industrial City​".

His committee members were Scott Frickel (Chair), Margot Jackson, and John Logan.

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Marlow!

Dr. Bellman Successfully Defends

Benjamin Bellman has successfully defended his dissertation entitled: "Dawn of the Suburbs: Tracking White Flight in Philadelphia Before World War II​".

Dr. Porcelli Successfully Defends

Apollonya Porcelli has successfully defended her dissertation entitled: "Upwellings: The Collapse of Peruvian Anchoveta Fishery (Engraulis Ringens) and the Rise of Sciences from Below, 1973-2000".

Dr. Owens Selected as William T. Grant Scholar

Professor Jayanti Owens has been selected as a  2020 William T. Grant scholar. 

Dr. Kallman Publishes Book

Dr. Meghan Kallman, Ph.D. Sociology at Brown University, and Assistant Professor of the School for Global Inclusion and Social Development at the University of Massachusetts in Boston, has published her latest book: The Death of Idealism: Development and Anti-Politics in the Peace Corps. This book, published by Columbia University Press, uses the case of the Peace Corps to explain why and how participation in a bureaucratic organization changes people’s ideals and politics. 

Laura Garbes Awarded by NSF

Laura Garbes has been awarded the National Science Foundation's Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant on Differentiating Effects of Particularistic Performance Standards in the Workplace!

Dr. Itzigsohn, Dr. Brown Publishes Book

Professor of Sociology Jose Itzigsohn and Professor Karida Brown of UCLA, Ph.D. Brown University, have published their latest book entitled The Sociology of W. E. B. Du Bois: Racialized Modernity and the Global Color Line. This book, published by NTU Press, provides a comprehensive introduction to the founding father of American sociological thought.​

prabhdeep kehal Awarded by ESS

prabhdeep kehal, PhD Candidate for Socialogy, has been awarded The Charles V. Willie Minority Graduate Student Award based on their dissertation, Racializing Meritocracy: Ideas of Excellence and Exclusion in Faculty Diversity!

Prof. Kennedy Publishes First Message as GATSociology Chair

In the section's latest newsletter, Kennedy's message from the chair reflects on the variety of conceptions organizing this kind of scholarship as well as anticipate the sessions this section organizes for the August 2020 Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association in San Francisco.

Dr. Bouek Successfully Defends

Jennifer Bouek has successfully defended her dissertation entitled: "Invisible Woman: The Child Care System in the Reproduction of Disadvantage."