Department of Sociology
The American Society of Criminology

Faculty Wins American Society of Criminology Outstanding Article Award

Wed, Sep 7, 2016

Sarah Brayne is the recipient of the Outstanding Article Award from the American Society of Criminology.


The Dallas Morning News

Christine Williams' Op-Ed Featured in Dallas Morning News

Thu, Sep 1, 2016

Christine Williams' op-ed piece "Minimum wage jobs no longer make economic sense for college students" was published in The Dallas Morning News today.


The University of Texas at Austin

Sociology Department Junior Faculty Search

Mon, Aug 22, 2016

Assistant Professor – Race/Ethnicity (2017/18)


Hope Solo

Leticia Marteleto Publishes Op-Ed on Zika and Reproductive Choices

Thu, Aug 18, 2016

A new op-ed by Leticia Marteleto discusses the ways attitudes toward and opportunities for Zika prevention vary by class.


The Future of Crime and Punishment: Smart Policies for Reducing Crime and Saving Money (Rowman & Littlefield, 2016)

The Future of Crime and Punishment: Smart Policies for Reducing Crime and Saving Money by William R Kelly

Mon, Jul 25, 2016

The Future of Crime and Punishment: Smart Policies for Reducing Crime and Saving Money by William R Kelly


American Sociological Association

Sociology Faculty Win ASA Awards

Mon, Jun 20, 2016

Congratulations to Sociology faculty for receiving awards from the American Sociological Association.


The University of Texas at Austin

Graduate Student Receives Best Dissertation Award

Tue, May 3, 2016

Amina Zarrugh received the Best Dissertation Award for 2015-2016 from the Center for Women's and Gender Studies at The University of Texas at Austin.


The University of Texas at Austin

Sociology Undergraduates Elected to Phi Beta Kappa

Mon, Apr 25, 2016

Congratulations to Sociology juniors and seniors who have been elected this year to the Phi Beta Kappa honor society.


Debating Early Child Care: The Relationship between Developmental Science and the Media (Cambridge University Press, 2016)

Debating Early Child Care: The Relationship between Developmental Science and the Media by Robert Crosnoe and Tama Leventhal

Thu, Mar 31, 2016

Debating Early Child Care: The Relationship between Developmental Science and the Media by Robert Crosnoe and Tama Leventhal


Migration in an Era of Restriction and Recession: Sending and Receiving Nations in a Changing Global Environment (Springer, 2016)

Migration in an Era of Restriction and Recession: Sending and Receiving Nations in a Changing Global Environment, Edited by David Leal and Nestor Rodriguez

Mon, Mar 21, 2016

Migration in an Era of Restriction and Recession: Sending and Receiving Nations in a Changing Global Environment, Edited by David Leal and Nestor Rodriguez


Debra Umberson

Debra Umberson Wins ASA Pearlin Award

Mon, Feb 29, 2016

Please join us in congratulating Debra Umberson, this year's winner of the Leonard Pearlin Award from the American Sociological Association Sociology of Mental Health Section.


Patrimonial Capitalism and Empire (Emerald Publishing, 2015)

Patrimonial Capitalism and Empire, Edited by Mounira M Charrad and Julia Adams

Mon, Feb 1, 2016

Patrimonial Capitalism and Empire, Edited by Mounira M Charrad and Julia Adams


SRA

Robert Crosnoe Elected as President of SRA

Fri, Jan 29, 2016

Robert Crosnoe is the new President-Elect of the Society for Research on Adolescence


The University of Texas at Austin

2015-16 Graduate Student Placements

Thu, Jan 7, 2016

Congratulations to 2015-16 Sociology Department job candidates.


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