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  • Alumni News: Recent Graduate Job Placements

    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

  • Alumna Book: Barbara Heyman

    Barbara Heyman (Music Ph.D., 1989) has published her second book on Samuel Barber, Samuel Barber: A Thematic Catalogue of the Complete Works (Oxford University Press, 2012). She is now at work on... Read more

  • Alumnus Book: Jamie McCallum

    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

  • Alumni Book: Tamara Mose Brown, Joanne Dreby

    Sociology alumni Tamara Mose Brown (2008) and Joanna Dreby (2007) are coeditors of Family and Work in Everyday Ethnography (Temple University Press, 2013), which includes chapters written by... Read more

  • Alumni News: Randol Contreras Wins UC Press First Book Award

    Graduate Center alum Dr. Randol Contreras received the prestigious 2013 UC Press First Book Award for his book The Stickup Kids: Race, Drugs, Violence, and the American Dream. Read more

  • Social Welfare Graduates Receive Prestigious Dissertation Awards

    Amy Smoyer (Ph.D., 2013) and Jama Shelton (Ph.D., 2013) were recognized by the Society for Social Work Research for their dissertations. Read more

  • Alumnus Book: Bruce Altschuler

    Bruce Altschuler (Political Science, 1980) coedited Shakespeare and Politics: What a Sixteenth-Century Playwright Can Tell Us about Twenty-First-Century Politics (Paradigm, 2013), with Michael... Read more

  • Alumnus Book: Perry Halkitis

    Perry N. Halkitis (Educational Psychology, 1995) has published The AIDS Generation: Stories of Survival and Resilience (Oxford University Press, 2013). He is associate dean for academic affairs at... Read more

  • Alumna Book: Maria Boes

    Maria R. Boes (History, 1989) has published Crime and Punishment in Early Modern Germany: Courts and Adjudicatory Practices in Frankfurt am Main, 1562–1696 (Ashgate, 2013). Boes is professor... Read more

  • Alumnus Book: Will Friedman

    Alumnus Will Friedman (Political Science, 1999) is coauthor of Everyone at the Table: Engaging Teachers in Evaluation Reform (Jossey-Bass, 2013). The book provides research-based insights and... Read more