About Us

W.E.B. Du Bois, Erving Goffman, Dorothy Swaine Thomas, and E. Digby Baltzell all broke new sociological ground while working at the University of Pennsylvania. As one of the oldest departments of sociology in the country, Penn Sociology continues its tradition of excellence with twenty-plus award-winning, distinguished faculty recognized for their scholarly achievements and leadership in the field.

Upcoming Events

Culture, Ethnography, and Interaction Workshop: TBA

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Sep 16, 2022 at - | McNeil 367

Penn Sociology Colloquium Series: TBA

Sep 21, 2022 at -

Family & Gender Workshop: TBA

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Sep 23, 2022 at - | McNeil 367