Faculty Awards And Recognition

June 2, 2020
Emily Erikson was elected chair to the economic sociology section of the American Sociological Association. She will serve a three-year term beginning August of 2020. 
May 21, 2020
Grace Kao was a guest speaker on WNPR and spoke about how Asian Americans have been discriminated against in the past and now with the COVID-19 pandemic have been...
May 20, 2020
Sociology professor Jeffrey Alexander has been interviewed for an article on the Rolling Stone online. Read Jeffrey Alexander’s  comments on the effects of collective/...
February 6, 2020
Alex DiBranco was published on February 3rd, 2020, in The Nation Magazine. Her article, “The Long History of the Anti-Abortion Movement’s Links to White Supremacists,” delves...
January 30, 2020
Yale F&ES professor (with a secondary appointment in sociology) has a new book with Princeton University Press examining the relationship between ultra-wealth, inequality...
August 27, 2019
Manchester, UK: On Friday, August 23, Professor Elijah Anderson, Sterling Professor of Sociology and African American Studies at Yale University, gave the keynote address to...
May 30, 2019
Issa Kohler-Hausmann, Associate Professor of Yale Law and Sociology, was awarded the 2019 Herbert Jacob Book Prize for her book Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social...
May 16, 2019
Professor Erkson and co-author, Mark Hamilton, received honorable mention from The Section on Economic Sociology’s Granovetter Award for Best Article in Economic...
May 1, 2019
Mira Debs, Sociology Lecturer and Executive Director of Education Studies, just had her book Diverse Families, Desirable Schools: Public Montessori in the Era of School...
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...