The Department of Sociology has an occasional need for lecturers (part-time and/or full-time) to teach or co-teach in assorted courses in Sociology and Demography. To read more, click here.
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News and Announcements
Professor Marta Tienda was interviewed by the Princeton Alumni Weekly about her work on affirmative action in higher education. Read more.
Yu Xie will join the faculty in the fall of 2015. Xie is currently the Otis Dudley Duncan Dinstinguished University Professor of Sociology, Statistics and Public Policy at the University of Michigan and directs the Quantitative Methodology Program at the Survey Research Center. Xie’s research interests include social stratification, demography, statistical methods, Chinese studies, and sociology of science.
Miguel Centeno was interviewed by Princeton Alumni Weekly about his project on Global Systematic Risk.
Margaret Frye will join the faculty in the fall of 2015. Frye is currently a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University, and she received her Ph.D. from UC-Berkeley in 2013. Frye's research interests include sociology of culture, gender and sexuality, and education. She uses a combination of qualitative and quantitative methods, and her research has thus far been primarily located in sub-Saharan Africa, specifically Malawi.