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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) McNeil 150

Colloquium
Jan 12, 2022 at -



Medical Sociology: TBA

Workshop
TBA
Jan 14, 2022 at - | Sociology Conference Room



Penn Sociology Colloquium Series: TBA

Colloquium
TBA
Jan 19, 2022 at - | McNeil 150