November 7, 2016

The current alumni newsletter features the spotlight on Chris Knoester's research, teaching, and service, as part of the Sports and Society Initiative.

October 20, 2016

Hui Zheng was recently interviewed for health advices for people in their 20s in the New York Times.


September 2, 2016

Professor Korie Edwards has been elected President of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion.

SSSR is a leading international organization that fosters interdisciplinary dialogue…

August 24, 2016

Dirlam and Zheng's study on job satisfaction and health presented at ASA has received massive media coverage. There are more than 200 stories listed on Google News alone.


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August 22, 2016

August 4, 2016

We are excited to cheer on The Ohio State University Department of Sociology major Mona Shaito at the Olympics! ASC Facebook

July 11, 2016

Dr. Zheng has been awarded an R03 grant from the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) at the CDC to develop a new method to mitigate the lagged selection bias in trend studies.  This award…

June 16, 2016

You can access our 2016 Newsletter on the site.  Read on for information about the exciting events and news highlights within the department this year.

May 11, 2016

Dr. Melamed has been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation. The grant runs from August 2016 until July 2018, and supports research on how various network structures shape prosocial…