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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



Culture, Ethnography, and Interaction: Peter F. Harvey, Ph.D Candidate, University of Pennsylvania

Workshop
Nov 13, 2020 at - | Virtual Workshop (Zoom link ID to follow)



Penn Sociology Colloquium Series: Markus Gangl, Professor of Sociology, University of Frankfurt

Colloquium
TBA
Nov 18, 2020 at - | Virtual Colloquium (Zoom link ID to follow)



Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration: TBA

Workshop
Nov 20, 2020 at - | Virtual Workshop (Zoom link ID to follow)