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

Medical Sociology Workshop: TBA

Other Events
Jan 13, 2023 at - | Sociology Conference Room, McNeil 367.

Culture, Ethnography, and Interaction Workshop: TBA

Other Events
Jan 20, 2023 at -

Penn Sociology Colloquium Series: TBA

Jan 25, 2023 at -