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April 18, 2019
Professor Alka Menon’s research has been profiled in Yale News. The article highlights the transnational dimensions of cosmetic surgery by focusing on the U.S. and Malaysia....
April 18, 2019
PhD candidate Celene Reynolds has received the 2019 Graduate Student Paper Award from the American Sociological Association’s Sociology of of Law Section. The paper, “...
April 17, 2019
Ph.D. candidate Jean-Baptiste Gallopin wrote on 10 April about the revolutionary uprising in Sudan for The Monkey Cage, a blog of social scientists on The Washington Post. “...
April 16, 2019
The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia hosted a seminar on Race, Poverty, and the Irregular Economy with Elijah Anderson on Friday, April 12, in Philadelphia. At the...
April 9, 2019
Yale Sterling Professor Elijah Anderson gave the keynote address, “Black in White Space,” at Harvard University’s Kennedy School’s recent conference on Municipal Innovation,...
April 8, 2019
In the book Blueprint: The Evolutionary Origins of  a Good Society Nicholas proposes that the human capacity for cooperation and empathy derives from an “evolutionary...
April 5, 2019
Xiaohong Xu has accepted a tenure-track position at the University of Michigan, where he will be Assistant Professor of Sociology. Professor Xu’s work focuses on large-scale...
April 4, 2019
Congratulations to Anne Marie Champagne on being selected to receive a $15,000 Scholar Award from the P.E.O. Sisterhood for the 2019-2020 academic year. She was sponsored by...
April 3, 2019
Julia Rozanova, a Senior Fellow at the Urban Ethnography Project and an Associate Research Scientist at the Yale School of Medicine, just received a 5-year K01 Award from the...
April 2, 2019
The sociology department is happy to announce that Associate Professor Rene Almeling has been named one of 36 scholars in the 2019-2020 Class of CASBS fellows. According to...