Tue, Dec 14, 2010
David Leal, PRC Faculty Research Associate and associate professor of Government, debates in the New York Times on the challenges of immigration reform.
Mon, Dec 13, 2010
A new study published in the December issue of the American Sociological Review shows that Asian-American men earn less than white men, even among those born in the U.S. ChangHwan Kim, a former PRC Trainee and now an assistant professor at the University of Kansas, and Arthur Sakamoto, PRC Faculty Research Associate and Professor of Sociology at UT-Austin co-authored the study.
Thu, Dec 9, 2010
PRC Faculty Research Associate, John Mirowsky, on Fox 7 Good Day Austin
PRC Graduate Student Trainee Awarded Best Undergraduate Paper Based on Work Done as a PRC REU Student
Fri, Oct 29, 2010
Evangeleen Pattison is the first place winner of the 2010 ICPSR Undergraduate Research Paper Competition.
Fri, Oct 22, 2010
"Urban Health: Combating Disparities with Local Data" is published by Oxford University Press.
Fri, Oct 15, 2010
Jennifer Augustine and Nicolette Manglos received NSF Doctoral Dissertation Grants.
REU Student, Mateo Clarke, Awarded Best Undergraduate Paper at 2010 Southern Demographic Association meeting
Tue, Oct 12, 2010
Mateo Clarke, 2010 REU student, received the award for outstanding undergraduate paper at the annual meeting of the Southern Demographic Association (SDA), held recently in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Mon, Oct 4, 2010
PRC Director and boot camp instructor Mark Hayward trains young faculty members to secure the federal funding that is so vital to their research.
Fri, Sep 3, 2010
David Kirk and Rob Crosnoe each received best article awards at this year's American Sociological Association meeting.
Tue, Aug 3, 2010
This book makes important linkages between religion and family life and religion and health outcomes by bringing together leading social scientists who provide a theoretically rich, methodologically rigorous, and exciting glimpse into a fascinating social institution that continues to be extremely important in the lives of Americans.
Tue, Aug 3, 2010
Activities include a reception and awards ceremony, roundables and a business meeting.
Fri, Jul 30, 2010
Under the leadership of Nestor Rodríguez and Rebecca Torres, NSF funded the REU program "Undergraduate Research in Immigration, Geography, and Race/Ethnicity in the United States."
Wed, Jul 14, 2010
Erin Hofman and Cate McNamee received NSF dissertation grants and Nina Wu was awarded an NIH Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research.
Fri, Jul 9, 2010
“No one has done more to disprove [the lonely only child] stereotype than Toni Falbo.” Her findings show that “singletons aren’t measurably different from other kids — except that they, along with firstborns and people who have only one sibling, score higher in measures of intelligence and achievement.”
Fri, May 7, 2010
The Louise Johnson Scholar award goes to a PRC Trainee.
Mon, Apr 19, 2010
PAA’s Clifford C. Clogg Award for Early Career Achievement went to the PRC's Bob Hummer.
Mon, Apr 12, 2010
The award is given each year for outstanding contributions to the sociological study of mental health.
Wed, Mar 10, 2010
The Pro Bene Meritis award honors those who have made outstanding contributions to the College of Liberal Arts at The University of Texas.
Fri, Mar 5, 2010
PRC Postdoctoral Fellow recently received two prestigious awards.