News & Awards

Professor Kate Cagney has been appointed as faculty director of the Yuen Campus in Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Faculty Working Group.

Professor Kimberly Hoang has been awarded the Lewis A. Coser Award – an award giving to a mid-career sociologist whose work holds great promise for theoretical agenda setting in the field of sociology. 

Professor Geoff Wodtke has been awarded the Leo Goodman award – an award that recognizes the contributions to sociological methodology from an early career scholar.

Jerel Ezell will begin an assistant professorship at Cornell University's Africana Studies and Research Center in July 2020. 

Congratulations to alums Ari Adut and Michal Pagis. Ari Adut received an award for best book in the field of social theory for his book, Reign of Appearances: The Misery and Splendor of the Public Sphere. Michal Pagis received honorable mention for her book, Inward: Vipassana Meditation and the Embodiment of the Self.

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