Our department is a vibrant community featuring leading scholars within sociology and related interdisciplinary fields. Faculty have expertise in a range of theories and methods, from ethnography to social network analysis, underscoring our commitment to training our students in the many tools within the sociological toolkit. Program strengths include the sociology of environment, gender, political & economic sociology, and race with increased focus on sociology of health and cultural sociology.
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Congratulations to all our winners of Fall Graduate School awards!
“The Graduate School administers a range of fellowships and research awards annually. These awards, most of which are donor supported, range from $500 to $20,000 per year and, in some cases, include tuition support.”
In addition to cash, these awards confer recognition of the dedication and success of our graduate students, and we couldn’t be more proud to call them members of our department. Below are a list of award winners and descriptions of their awards.
First Year Fellowship – Bex MacFife
Troubling Monuments: Cultural Vandalism and Creative Practices of Dissent and Destruction
Erika Doss, Chair of American Studies, University of Notre Dame
Tuesday, February 25 ⋅ 3:30-5 PM ⋅ McKenzie Hall Rm 375
Dr. Doss is professor and chair of American Studies at Notre Dame. Her work on American monuments, memorials, and public democracy focuses on the ways that communities respond to art in the public sphere, often through mechanisms of violent resistance. Her research has been published in 6 books ranging from the Oxford History of Art’s volume on 20th century American Art to recent...
Hello Sociology Majors!
Welcome to week 8! Just a few more weeks until a much deserved winter break. This week in Sociology Snippets we have opportunities for academic engagement and an invitation to a movie screening.
Have a great week and Go Ducks!
C.J. Pascoe Associate Professor | Undergraduate Program Director Department of Sociology | University of Oregon 458-215-1901 Office Hours: Tues 1:30-2;30, Th 3:30-4:30 & by appointment; Sign up: goo.gl/dESU4s
Social Problems: An Applied Approach Calling all Sociology Ducks! If you’re interested in learning more about...