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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...
April 2, 2019
PhD candidate Celene Reynolds will be a Presidential Postdoctoral Fellow at Cornell University beginning summer 2019. Her appointment is up to three years. Reynolds is the...
March 28, 2019
Natalie Aviles, Presidential Visiting Fellow in the Department of Sociology,  has a new position as TT Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Virginia. “I’m...
March 28, 2019
I have thoroughly enjoyed my time at Yale, which was instrumental towards my professional development as a stratification scholar who is interested in the global dynamics of...
March 28, 2019
We are pleased to announce that Kalfani N. Ture will be Assistant Professor of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology at Quinnipiac University starting Fall 2019. His hire...
March 26, 2019
This year’s Marvin B. Sussman Prize for Best Dissertation has been awarded to Wei Luo for The Entrepreneurial Organization of Finance: The Emergence of Family Banking in...
March 26, 2019
The Sociology department recognized Isabel Jijon’s thesis, The Priceless Child on the Global Periphery: Or, How Bolivia Changed its Child Labor Laws, with the 21st Century...
February 25, 2019
Department alumni Shai Dromi (Harvard University) and Samuel Stabler (Hunter College) published a new co-authored article in Theory & Society. The article examines how...
February 20, 2019
Sterling Professor, Anderson, discussed the latest updates to the Kerner Commission’s findings at a recent event on campus commemorating the 50th anniversary of the report....
February 14, 2019
We are excited to announce that Rourke O’Brien and Emma Zang will be joining the Yale Sociology Department in Fall 2019.  Rourke is currently Assistant Professor of Public...