Iliana Kohler received the National Institute on Aging R03 "Catalyst Award" grant under the RFA “Innovations to Foster Healthy Longevity in Low-Income Settings."
Daniel Aldana Cohen published "New York City as ‘fortress of solitude’ after Hurricane Sandy: a relational sociology of extreme weather’s relationship to climate politics" in Environmental Politics
Hyunjoon Park Publishes "Men and Women's Different Dreams on the Future of the Gendered Division of Paid Work and Household Work after COVID-19 in South Korea" in Research in Social Stratification and Mobility
Daniel Aldana Cohen's research was cited in the Senate Democrats' Special Committee on the Climate Crisis's major policy report, "The Case for Climate Action."
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.
"Marriage is a Complete Gamble: Risk and Uncertainty on the Indian Marriage Market
"Constructing Heteronormativity in Urban Gay Spaces"
Penn Sociology Colloquium Series: Rashawn Ray, David M. Rubenstein Fellow, The Brookings Institution, Professor of Sociology, University of Maryland
Pursuing Racial Equity in Policing
Hyunjoon Park and Kyung-keun Kim, Editors
Develops a performance theory of Red Guard factional violence and traces the ritual process of the transformation of a political generation over a period of forty years.