The premise of Princeton University sociologist Matthew Salganik's forthcoming book, "Bit by Bit: Social Science in the Digital Age," is that technological innovation creates new opportunities for social science researchers. Continue Reading.
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Doug Massey recently made a cameo appearance on Adam Ruins Everything in a segment about the proposed border wall. Watch It Here.
The Department of Sociology seeks to hire a faculty member with institutional or organizational interests working in such areas as comparative and historical sociology, political sociology, economic sociology, the family, and criminology. We are particularly interested in early career applicants that are currently at the level of advanced assistant professor or recently promoted associate professor. More Information
The Departments of Politics and Sociology seek applicants for two positions at the rank of postdoctoral research associate, more senior research associate, or associate professional specialist. The start date for the position is September 1, 2016. More information.
Han Zhang has won the Mayer N. Zald Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Student Paper Award from the Section on Collective Behavior and Social Movements of ASA for his paper "Causal Impact of Witnessing Political Protest on Civic Engagement".
Professor Xie discusses the Center on Contemporary China. Read more.
Dennisse Calle explores Cuban consumerism in her senior thesis. Read more.