April 11, 2018

At the Denman Undergraduate Research Forum on Tuesday, April 3 2018, second-year sociology student Jamie Wise received a first place award in the Behavioral and Social Sciences category for her…

March 27, 2018

Recently, Assistant Professor of Sociology Dr. Hollie Nyseth Brehm co-authored a study examining the social factors that influenced the Hutu population who rescued the persecuted Tutsi population…

March 22, 2018

Recently, Assistant Professor of Sociology Dr. Natasha Quadlin was featured in an Ohio State University Press Release about her forthcoming studyin the American Sociological Review looking at…

March 19, 2018

Hui Zheng's work on medical expansion and population health is highlighted on the ASA homepage ( 

February 12, 2018

On February 10 2018, Professor and Vice Chair of the Sociology Department Dr. Kristi Williams was quoted in a New York Times article titled, "For a Better Marriage, Act Like a Single Person." Read…

February 8, 2018


Archibald O. Haller Jr. (1926-2018)

Archibald O. Haller Jr. (1926-2018) died on Jan. 24, 2018, at the age of 92 in Tucson, Arizona. A pioneer in modern scientific…

February 7, 2018

The following story features (in photo, left to right) Professors Sam Clark, Sarah Hayford and John Casterline, who are at the forefront of research on a broad range of population and health…

February 5, 2018

Call for Postdoc Position at The Ohio State University, Department of Sociology, Columbus, Ohio USA

Date Available:  Fall 2018

Application Deadline:  March 4, 2018


January 25, 2018

Cindy Colen's study on racial disparity in health outcomes for black Americans is cited in this new article from Pacific Standard.