Stein-Freiler Distinguished Service Professor of Sociology and the College
Director, Center for Spatial Data Science
Chair of the Committee on Geographical Sciences
Senior Fellow, NORC
Office: Social Sciences 421
Interests: spatial data science, spatial econometrics, computational social science, regional science, urban studies, crime, public health
William Rainey Harper Professor of Sociology and the College
Office: Social Sciences 323
Interests: organizational theory, political sociology, the role of social movements and voluntary organizations in processes of institutional change.
Professor; Director, Knowledge Lab; Faculty Director, Masters Program in Computational Social Sciences
Office: Social Sciences 420
Interests: knowledge and science, social networks and organizations, content analysis, economic sociology and the sociology of work.
Otto Borchert Distinguished Service Professor (Jointly Appointed in Anthropology)
Office: Social Sciences 424
Interests: economic sociology, sociology of science, consumption, globalization, sociology of culture, qualitative methods, contemporary theory.
Lewis-Sebring Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Sociology, the College, and the Harris School of Public Policy Studies; Chair, Committee on Education
Office: Social Sciences 417
Interests: sociology of education and quantitative methods.
Ralph Lewis Professor
Office: NORC 249
Interests: models (statistical models for social data and mathematical models for social phenomena), life course, rational choice, exchange networks, stratification and mobility, demography of family and employment, process of drug use progression, and Japanese society