Department of Sociology
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Conversation Stoppers

Tue, Nov 16, 2010

Professors examine how we don't — but should — talk openly about race in the United States



Young Faculty Boot Camp

Tue, Oct 5, 2010

Training professors to write grant proposals, win research dollars



6 UT PhDs featured, 3 more to contribute to Dec issue of Women's Studies International Forum

Thu, Sep 16, 2010

Special issue on Women’s Agency features articles by several recent Sociology PhDs





Professor receives ASA Distinguished Article Award

Thu, Sep 2, 2010

Dr David Kirk receives 2010 James F Short Jr Distinguished Article Award



Graduate student elected as ASA representative

Tue, Jun 15, 2010

Hortencia Jimenez elected as ASA Latino/a section representative


Auyero's book FLAMMABLE receives ASA award

Mon, Jun 7, 2010

American Sociological Association section recognizes Professor Auyero's work


2009-10 PhD Placements

Mon, Jun 7, 2010


Hortencia Jimenez receives CMAS Dissertation Fellowship

Thu, May 6, 2010

Graduate student awarded CMAS Dissertation Fellowship


Corinne Reczek is recipient of ASA Medical Sociology Award

Thu, May 6, 2010

Student dissertation honored by American Sociological Association


Gloria Gonzalez-Lopez named CWGS Contributor of the Year

Tue, May 4, 2010

The Center for Women's and Gender Studies honors Dr Gonzalez-Lopez


Graduate student receives Ellen Clarke Temple Graduate Award

Tue, May 4, 2010

Angela Frederick awarded prestigious graduate fellowship


Alumna appointed Provost and Chief Academic Officer at University of San Francisco

Thu, Apr 29, 2010

Jennifer Turpin appointed Provost and Chief Academic Officer at University of San Francisco


Professor Charrad awarded NEH Faculty Fellowship

Tue, Apr 27, 2010

Dr Mounira Maya Charrad receives fellowship for research on modernity in Islam


Dr Robert Hummer receives PAA Early Career Achievement award

Tue, Apr 27, 2010

Sociology Department Chairperson Dr Robert Hummer receives high honor from Population Association of America


Graduate student article chosen best doctoral paper by SSSA

Thu, Apr 1, 2010

Angela Frederick awarded best doctoral-level paper honor


Dr Christine Williams' work featured by PSA session

Fri, Mar 26, 2010

Pacific Sociological Association session discusses Dr Williams' work


Graduate student awarded Moore Fellowship

Wed, Mar 10, 2010

Graduate student Meredith Rountree received 2010 Moore Fellowship


Dr Sheldon Ekland-Olson receives prestigious teaching award

Mon, Feb 8, 2010

Ekland-Olson receives Texas Blazers Faculty Excellence Award


Graduate student receives NSF and ACIE grants for dissertation

Tue, Jan 12, 2010

Erin Hofmann receives awards from National Science Foundation and American Councils of International Education


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