Sociology alum Tiffany Yau ('18) featured in Forbes discussing social entrepreneurship education in underserved communities
Courtney Boen's co-authored article on health disparities for U.S.- and foreign-born Hispanics relative to U.S. born Whites and Blacks published in the Journal of Health and Social Behavior
Ph.D. candidate Nora Gross featured in Inquirer article on gun violence and the subsequent grieving process of Black teen boys
Ph.D. graduate Ran Liu ('19) to join University of Wisconsin-Madison as Assistant Professor in Educational Policy Studies
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.
Population Studies Colloquium: Cameron Campbell, Professor - Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Family Background, Exam Performance, and Career Attainment in the Qing Civil Service, 1840-1912
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.