Congratulations to Daniel Martinez and Jeremy Slack (from the School of Geography and Development). Their article, "What part of ‘illegal’ don't you understand? The social consequences of criminalizing unauthorized Mexican migrants in the United States," was recently accepted for publication in Social & Legal Studies.

Post date: Tue, 03/12/2013 - 15:28

Congratulations to Cindy Cain, UA doctoral candidate, who has accepted a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Minnesota, Health Policy and Management Division of the School of Public Health for Fall 2013.

Post date: Tue, 03/05/2013 - 20:55

Louise Roth is the PI on a research team that raised $3,000 on to fund the Maternity Support Survey. The survey asks doulas, childbirth educators, and labor and delivery nurses from the United States and Canada about their knowledge and attitudes toward current childbirth practices, technologies and support. It is the first study to explore three different, but related, occupations in terms of their approach to maternal support and care.... Read more

Post date: Wed, 02/06/2013 - 10:35

Congratulations to Matt Ward, who has recently accepted an Assistant Professor position in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Southern Mississippi.

Post date: Wed, 01/23/2013 - 11:53

Congratulations to Daniel Martinez, who recently accepted a tenure-track position in the Department of Sociology at George Washington University beginning in the Fall.

Post date: Tue, 01/08/2013 - 13:14

UA News recently published an article - "Bringing Experience to the Classroom" - about UA's Graduate Certificate in College Teaching Program.

The article features Dee Hill Zuganelli, a doctoral candidate in Sociology.

Post date: Fri, 01/04/2013 - 18:59

Jeff Sallaz is delivering a seminar at MIT's Institute for Work and Employment Research, on December 4, based upon his ethnographic research on "knowledge outsourcing" to southeast Asia. 

Post date: Fri, 11/30/2012 - 16:19

Joseph Galaskiewicz with G. Zhiyong Lan has recently edited a special issue of Management and Organization Review (Vol. 8, Issue 3, November, 2012) titled "Innovations in Public and Non-profit Sector Organizations in China."  There are six articles in the issue which examine organizational innovations in the public and nonprofit sectors in China over the last decade.

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Post date: Fri, 11/30/2012 - 15:51

"A Comparison of Bayes Factor Approximation Methods Including Two New Methods," written by Jane Zavisca and three co-authors, was published in the May 2012 issue of Sociological Methods Research

Post date: Tue, 10/02/2012 - 00:04

Congratulations to Dave Melamed and Dee Hill Zuganelli on their forthcoming publication, "Ecological Race Differences in the Occupational Structure," which will appear in Sociological Spectrum.

Post date: Mon, 09/24/2012 - 08:28