Department News

November 3, 2021
The Stockholm Prize in Criminology is the world’s most prestigious award in the field of criminology.  It is awarded to Elijah Anderson, Yale University, USA, for his...
November 3, 2021
Rene Almeling published an opinion piece in the Washington Post outlining the main arguments from her recent book, GUYnecology: The Missing Science of Men’s Reproductive...
October 28, 2021
Yale Sociology Ph.D. student Jiwon Yun has a new article in the  Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. Entitled “Singing, moving and laughing together: engaging the...
October 22, 2021
Sociology Assistant Professor Emma Zang has a new Op-Ed in the The Hill on how Remore Work might help solve family care crisis for immigrants.
October 13, 2021
On January 1, 2022, Anjanette Chan Tack will be joining the  Sociology Department for the Spring 2022 semester as a Visiting Lecturer through Yale’s Presidential Visiting...
September 3, 2021
Alka Menon, Assistant Professor of Sociology, was awarded the Best Publication Prize by the Body and Embodiment section of the American Sociological Association for her paper...
August 24, 2021
Prof. Erikson’s book investigates how companies & politics reshaped economic thought in the 17th century to privilege national prosperity. Read more here.
August 23, 2021
Julia Adams has been appointed the Margaret H. Marshall Professor of Sociology. The Margaret H. Marshall Professorship recognizes both her field-changing scholarship and...
July 8, 2021
Dana Hayward will join the Harriet W. Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning at Brown University as an Assessment Fellow. In this fellowship, Dana will contribute to...
June 30, 2021
Rene Almeling published an opinion piece in the Washington Post outlining the main arguments from her recent book, GUYnecology: The Missing Science of Men’s...