Department News

October 18, 2017
  Our 1976 PhD Lawrence Sherman is receiving the highest honor of the Yale Graduate School on October 24, 2017. The Wilbur Cross Medal is awarded to the select few graduates...
October 17, 2017
Emily Erikson was elected to the Executive Committee of the Social Science History Association. She will serve on the Executive Committee for a three-year term. SSHA is a...
September 28, 2017
Professor Elijah Anderson was invited to deliver a keynote address at the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize Forum, which was held at Augsburg College and the University of Minnesota...
September 21, 2017
Professor Julia Adams and Yale Sociology Ph.D. Ben Herzog’s co-authored article – “Women, Gender, and the Revocation of Citizenship in the United States” has just...
September 18, 2017
The international market for sperm has been in the news, and Professor Rene Almeling has provided commentary in The Economist and was interviewed on the Dutch national public...
September 12, 2017
Associate Professor Jonathan Wyrtzen was one of five faculty selected in the 2017-18 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program competition for Morocco. This fall he will be based as a...
September 12, 2017
Graduate student Sarah Brothers has won the Martin Levine Student Paper Award from the Sociologists’ AIDS Network at the American Sociological Association. In the paper she...
August 22, 2017
Center for Cultural Sociology (CCS) visiting scholar Florian Stoll has organized a workshop on August 22nd and 23rd with guests from Africa, Europe and America to discuss his...
July 6, 2017
We are delighted to announce that faculty member Professor Grace Kao has been elected to be Vice-President Elect of the American Sociological Association (http://www.asanet....
June 26, 2017
Professor Grace Kao has won the American Sociological Association’s Section on Asia and Asian America Contribution to the Field Award for 2017. Kao was unanimously...