Faculty Awards And Recognition

February 1, 2018
Professor Elijah Anderson will receive the W.E.B. DuBois Career of Distinguished Scholarship Award from the American Sociological Association at the Annual Meeting in...
November 13, 2017
Professor Elijah Anderson has received the 2017 William Julius Wilson Award for the Advancement of Social Justice from Washington State University in recognition of his...
October 31, 2017
Our 1976 PhD graduate Lawrence Sherman was awarded the Wilbur Cross Medal – the Graduate School’s highest honor - on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. This is the 52nd year the...
October 20, 2017
It was just announced that Professor Grace Kao has been named the 2017-18 Robin E. Williams Lecturer of the Eastern Sociological Society. One leading scholar is named every...
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 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...
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...
April 18, 2017
Professor Nicholas Christakis has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Said Professor Christakis of the honor: “I am grateful to my colleagues for...
February 1, 2017
Yale Sociology Professor Elijah Anderson has won the Eastern Sociological Society’s Merit Award. The prestigious award for “distinguished scholars who have made...