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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



Education & Inequality: TBA

Workshop
Mar 19, 2021 at -



Penn Sociology Colloquium Series: TBA

Colloquium
TBA
Mar 24, 2021 at -



Family and Gender: TBA

Workshop
Mar 26, 2021 - Mar 31, 2021 at -