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Sociology Department Faces

Upcoming Events

Thursday, April 2

Nicole Pangborn and Jason Windawi Princeton University Wallace 165 6:00pm
Sponsored By: Center for the Study of Social Organization (CSSO)

Monday, April 13

Linda Burton Duke University
Chair's Colloquium: Title tba
The Marvin Bressler Room (room 165), Wallace Hall 12:15pm
Sponsored By: The Sociology Department

News and Announcements

Job Opening for Visiting Lecturer

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.

Marta Tienda Profiled in the Princeton Alumni Weekly

Professor Marta Tienda was interviewed by the Princeton Alumni Weekly about her work on affirmative action in higher education.  Read more.

Yu Xie to join the faculty in 2015

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 interviewed by Princeton Alumni Weekly

Miguel Centeno was interviewed by Princeton Alumni Weekly about his project on Global Systematic Risk.  

Margaret Frye to join the faculty in 2015

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.