The School of Sociology at the University of Arizona honors the memory of Professor Scott Eliason (1959-2015) through this scholarship award. The award covers the workshop and registration fees for participation in an Arizona Methods Workshop of the student’s choosing. All graduate students, regardless of discipline or institution, are welcome to apply.

Scott R. Eliason was Associate Professor of sociology at the University of Arizona from 2008 until his passing in 2015. Professor... Read more

Post date: Thu, 09/10/2015 - 13:04

Corey Abramson (Assistant Professor, UA Sociology) and his collaborators at UC San Francisco and the Palo Alto Medical Foundation were awarded a ~1.3 million dollar contract by the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute to develop new methods of analyzing, presenting, and sharing qualitative data for patients, clinicians, and researchers.

Post date: Tue, 08/25/2015 - 14:29

Cindy Cain, UA Sociology PhD 2013, has accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Management in the School of Public Health at UCLA.  Cindy’s research areas include caring work, medical sociology, health care organizations, organizational theory, identity, culture, and science. You can find out more about Cindy at her website:

Post date: Sun, 06/07/2015 - 12:55

Heidi Reynolds-Stenson has been selected as one of 12 advanced grad students and early-career faculty from across the country to present at the Center for the Study of Social Movements' "Young Scholars Conference" at... Read more

Post date: Wed, 04/29/2015 - 09:50

Friday, May 1, 2015
12-1:15 pm

Social Sciences, Room 415


“Millionaire Migration and the Taxation of the Elite: Evidence from Administrative Data” 


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Post date: Tue, 04/28/2015 - 15:44

Friday, April 24, 2015
12-1:15 pm

Social Sciences, Room 415


"Children of Katrina: Vulnerability, Resilience, and Post-Disaster Recovery"

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Post date: Tue, 04/21/2015 - 17:32

Friday, April 17, 2015
12-1:15 pm

Social Sciences, Room 415


"Is The United States still The Land of Opportunity?"


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Post date: Thu, 04/02/2015 - 16:46

As part of his dissertation, Eric Schoon will be including a public portion with a brief presentation of his research and a Q&A. The public portion will run from 9:30 to about 10:15am on Friday, April 10th, 2015 in Social Sciences Room 332. All are welcome. Light refreshments will be provided.

Post date: Wed, 04/01/2015 - 16:09

Friday, April 3, 2015
1-3:00 pm

McClelland Hall Room 208A


"The Economic Value of Local Social Networks"

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Post date: Tue, 03/31/2015 - 18:25