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

Faculty Meeting (Standing Faculty only)

Other Events
Feb 8, 2023 at -

Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration Workshop: TBA

Other Events
Feb 10, 2023 at - | Sociology Conference Room, McNeil 367

Penn Sociology Colloquium Series: TBA

Feb 15, 2023 at -