The Youth Activism Project, housed in the School of Sociology at the University of Arizona, invites applications for a one-year, renewable postdoctoral fellowship on youth and participatory politics to begin in Fall 2013. The Youth Activism Project, directed by Dr. Jennifer Earl, is part of the MacArthur Network on Youth and Participatory Politics. It is focused on youth... Read more

Post date: Fri, 05/10/2013 - 06:01

Congratulations to Kathleen Schwartzman, who has received the Honors College 2013 Award for Excellence in Thesis Advising

Post date: Tue, 05/07/2013 - 06:03

Congratulations to Zachary Schrank, UA Sociology Ph.D. candidate, who has accepted a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor at Indiana University South Bend in the department of Sociology & Anthropology.

Post date: Fri, 05/03/2013 - 19:53

Congratulations to Jacquelynn Parent, winner of the SBS Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award.

Post date: Fri, 05/03/2013 - 19:31

Dr. Celestino Fernández, University Distinguished Outreach Professor in the School of Sociology, has been invited to give the Commencement Speech on May 25, 2013, at Santa Rosa Jr. College (SRJC) in Santa Rosa, California.  Prof. Fernández received an A.A. degree from SRJC in 1971.  SRJC has not had a tradition of having external commencement speakers and Dr. Fernández will be only the second such speaker.  He will share some of his life stories with those in attendance, including theimpact... Read more

Post date: Fri, 05/03/2013 - 19:21

Congratulations to Sondra Barrigner, who recently accepted a postdoctoral position at the Institute of Higher Education at the University of Georgia .

Post date: Fri, 05/03/2013 - 19:10

Congratulations to Katrina Running, UA Ph.D. candidate, who's paper, "World Citizenship and Concern for Global Warming: Building the Case for a Strong International Civil Society" was recently accepted for publication in Social Forces.

Post date: Fri, 05/03/2013 - 19:07

Congratulations to Megan Henley, who recently received a $5,000 Confluencenter Graduate Fellowship for her interdisciplinary research on maternity support workers.

Post date: Fri, 05/03/2013 - 19:04

Congratulations to both Erin Leahey and Robin Stryker, who have each been awarded with a Collaboration and Innovation Grant from the UA Confluencenter for Creative Inquiry!

Post date: Wed, 04/24/2013 - 21:09

Congratulations to Katrina Running, who recently accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Sociology in the department of Sociology, Social Work and Criminal Justice at Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho.

Post date: Mon, 04/22/2013 - 12:31