Professor Jennifer Bair speaks about the Bangladesh garment industry in The Atlantic.

In a recent article in The Atlantic, Professor Jennifer Bair speaks about the Bangladesh garment industry.  Read more here.

The CHARGE Program Exhibit

The CHARGE Program, our UVA initiative funded by the National Science Foundation Advance Program for women in STEM fields, including the social and behavioral sciences, has an exhibit in the Chemistry Bldg. It showcases 28 UVA women in these fields, including two from Sociology, Rae Blumberg and Allison Pugh. The exhibit runs through May 15. It’s located on the first and second floors, near the Chemistry Bldg. first floor entrance on McCormick.

Professor Krishan Kumar's New Book - "Visions of Empire: How Five Imperial Regimes Shaped the World"

Congratulations to Professor Krishan Kumar on the release of his new book, "Visions of Empire: How Five Imperial Regimes Shaped the World".  Information is here.

Welcome New Sociology Faculty - Fiona Greenland!

Fiona Greenland studies state formation, social theory, science and technology studies, nationalism, sociology of culture, archaeology, art/science studies, ethnographic methods.  She will be joining the sociology Department as an Assistant Professor beginning in Fall 2017.

Professor Thomas Guterbock Named 2017 John M. Kennedy Achievement Award Recipient

Congratulations to our Professor Thomas Guterbock on his 2017 John M. Kennedy Award from AASRO!  Read the article here.

Professor W. Bradford Wilcox's new journal Article "Ties That Bind - Childrearing in the Age of Cohabitation"

Congratulations to Professor W. Bradford Wilcox on his new journal article "Ties That Bind - Childrearing in the Age of Cohabitation" (co-authored with Laurie DeRose).  Read the article here.

Welcome New Sociology Faculty - Yingyao Wang!

Yingyao Wang studies economic and political sociology, comparative and historical sociology, formal and complex organizations, sociology of development, and China.  She will be joining the Sociology Department as an Assistant Professor beginning in Fall 2017.


Professor Josipa Roksa's new journal article "Engaging With Diversity”

Professor Josipa Roksa's new journal article "Engaging With Diversity” is discussed in Inside Higher Ed.  See coverage here.

Professor Jeffrey Olick's new book - "The Sins of the Fathers: Germany, Memory, Method"

Congratulations to Professor Jeffrey Olick on the release of his new book, The Sins of the Fathers: Germany, Memory, Method which was highlighted in UVA Today.  Information is here.

Professor Allison Pugh's new book - "Beyond the Cubicle"

Congratulations to Professor Allison Pugh on the release of her new book, Beyond the Cubicle!  Information is here.

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