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AAS: Accepting Applications for 2022-2023 Visiting Research Positions
Oct. 25, 2021
Department of African American Studies Now Accepting Applications
Listen | 9/11 and the Rise of Global Anti-Terrorism Law (Kim Lane Scheppele)
Sept. 8, 2021
President Joe Biden confirmed the final withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan just 11 days shy of the 20th anniversary of 9/11. Now, Afghanistan remains in turmoil following a takeover by Taliban forces.
Why Conservatives Around the World Have Embraced Hungary’s Viktor Orbán
Aug. 12, 2021
Professor Kim Lane Scheppele explains why the country’s Prime Minister is “the ultimate twenty-first-century dictator.”
‘There’s No Natural Dignity in Work’
Feb. 22, 2021
Punishing mothers for needing help cannot be the answer. A generous child allowance might be. (Via NYT)
Watch | Princeton professor says COVID-19 is spreading in schools, teachers may be at risk
Jan. 27, 2021
Jennifer Jennings is a sociology and public affairs professor at Princeton professor working on education policy.
I Embedded With Trump-Supporting ‘Stop The Steal’ Protesters. Here’s What I Learned.
Jan. 21, 2021
“I wanted to get as close as I could to find out how these individuals view themselves and the world they are fighting for.” By student Megan Kang.
How rich people will cut the line for the coronavirus vaccine
Dec. 21, 2020
Money provides enormous leverage in our profit-driven health-care system. Written by Shamus Khan.
Job Openings | Office of the Dean of Faculty
Dec. 18, 2020
Open Rank Faculty Positions (Full, Associate, or Assistant Professor) in Interdisciplinary Data Science. Click to learn more and apply.
Watch | The Looming Eviction Crisis
Dec. 7, 2020
Professor of Sociology Matthew Desmond sits with Ted Koppel of CBS' "Sunday Morning" to discuss the looming crisis.
COVID-19 shutdowns disproportionately affected low-income Black households
Dec. 7, 2020
The alarming rate at which COVID-19 has killed Black Americans has highlighted the deeply embedded racial disparities in the U.S. health care system.