Three Sociology alumni have new academic positions:
Zoe Meleo-Erwin, a 2013 graduate, has just accepted a tenure-track position at Eastern Connecticut State University. Zoe was a visiting assistant professor at Hunter this fall.
Patrick Inglis, another 2013 graduate, has recently accepted the tenure-track offer at Grinnell College starting fall 2014. Patrick is a Visiting Professor at Grinnell this year.
Roderick Graham, a 2009 graduate, has accepted a position at Old Dominion University. Roderick is at Rhode Island college for last few years. Read more
Michael Jacobson Looks at NYC Incarceration Rates Read more
Randol Contreras, a 2008 graduate, has accepted a tenure-track job at the University of Toronto-Mississauga, starting Fall 2014. Randol is an assistant professor at Cal State-Fullerton now. Read more
Religious Change and Indigenous People
Greek Americans: Struggle and Success (3rd ed.)
(Transaction Publishers, 2013)
The Sociology of Islam: Collected Essays of Bryan S. Turner
Alumnus Jamie K. McCallum (Sociology, 2011) has published Global Unions, Local Power: The New Spirit of Transnational Labor Organizing (Cornell University Press, 2013). McCallum is an assistant... Read more
Professor Lily Hoffman was invited to the Beijing Forum 2013, November 1-3. She participated in the urbanization panel and her presentation was titled: "Urbanization and Ecology: Why Locality Matters." Urbanization and land reform is currently a major policy issue in China at national as well as local and regional levels. Read more
The New York Times and the Guardian have both written pieces about sociologist William Helmreich and his book The New York Nobody Knows.
Professor Peter Moskos gave two talks at the Sydney Opera House's "Festival of Dangerous Ideas" in early November he spoke about "Getting Soft on Crime" and his book In Defense of Flogging. Read more