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Recent News

August 11, 2022
Richard Hamilton, Professor Emeriti Obituary

The Mershon Center for International Security Studies mourns the passing of longstanding research associate Richard F. Hamilton (…

August 1, 2022
Ohio State Sociology Hiring

The Department of Sociology is hiring for three faculty positions. Check out the positions and find out how to apply through the links below.


March 4, 2022
Ohio State Sociology In the News


Associate Professor Marianna Klochko has made many media appearances discussing the war in Ukraine. Marianna’s family lives in Kharkiv, one of the first…

February 25, 2022
Ohio State Sociology In the News




Dr. Chris Knoester had his research and observations on parental leave integrated into an "expert voices" tips on returning from…

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