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Friday, February 27th, 2015
12-1:15 pm

Student Union, Kiva Room


“Time as a Contingency Factor in Network Advantage”

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Post date: Mon, 02/23/2015 - 09:26

Friday, February 20th, 2015
12-1:15 pm

McClelland Hall, Room 128


“The Value of Women's Work in Science Policy: Organizational Contexts of Pay Gaps in US Science Agencies”

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Post date: Sun, 02/15/2015 - 16:46

Friday, February 13th, 2015

McClelland Hall, Room 128


“What Do Research Universities Do? How Academic Discovery Creates Public Value”

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Post date: Fri, 02/06/2015 - 17:01

Friday, February 6th, 2015

Social Sciences, Room 415


“Religious Attendence and the Mobility Trajectories of Older Mexican Americans: An Application of the Growth Mixture Model”

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Post date: Sun, 02/01/2015 - 11:35

Friday, January 30, 2015

Social Sciences, Room 415


"Organizational Identity and Resistance to Environmental Pressure


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Post date: Fri, 01/23/2015 - 14:15

In a recent NBC news online story UA Sociology Professor Jennifer Earl was quoted on the effectiveness of online activism:


Jennifer Earl author of the book "Digitally Enabled Social Change," suggests the speedy reaction to national demonstrations sparked online should not be surprising.

"It is spreading as quickly as an... Read more

Post date: Wed, 01/07/2015 - 13:45

Eric Schoon has just accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Sociology at the Ohio State University. The entire School of Sociology at the University of Arizona would like to congratulate Eric on his new position and wish him the best in his future endeavors.

Post date: Sat, 12/27/2014 - 15:05

Sharon Koppman has just accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Organization and Management at the Paul Merage School of Business at the University of California, Irvine. The School of Sociology would like to extend a warm congratulations to Sharon and wish her well in her future endeavors. 

Post date: Sat, 12/27/2014 - 14:53

Joe Galaskiewicz has just received the 2014 Award for Distinguished Achievement and Leadership in Nonprofit and Voluntary Action Research which was awarded by the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA) at their 2014 Annual Conference.

The School of Sociology would like to extend a warm congratulations to Joe as this is a fantastic honor.

Post date: Wed, 11/26/2014 - 11:15

With a graying, aging U.S. population, passage of the Affordable Care Act and growing demands in the health care industry, the University of Arizona has launched a program to provide foundational academic and career-oriented knowledge and experiences to students intent on entering the helping professions.

The UA School of Sociology's "Care, Health and Society," which examines the nature of care and suffering in society, launched during the 2013-14 academic year and has enrolled about... Read more

Post date: Thu, 11/06/2014 - 19:24