2021 Newsletter

2021 Newsletter

I am delighted to introduce our 2021 newsletter as the Chair of the Department of Sociology. After successfully guiding us through the many challenges of 2020, Ryan King has accepted the position of …
In 2015, the Ohio State Department of Sociology established a Sociology Advisory Board to find new ways to connect to our large, diverse alumni community and to tap their enormous talents to help…
Sarah Hayford, Professor of Sociology and Director of Graduate Studies   Please tell us about the main research question you are trying to answer.  We want to know how children are affected when…
The Department of Sociology added two new assistant faculty members in 2020: Dr. Anthony Johnson, and Dr. Lauren Valentino.
Our department boasts approximately 65 graduate students. In this newsletter issue we are spotlighting two Sociology Graduate Students: Melissa Alcaraz, PhD and Luther Young, PhD Candidate.
2020 PhD Graduate Placements  Laura DeMarco  Department of Sociology and Anthropology  North Carolina State University  Assistant Professor  Scott Duxbury  Department of Sociology  University of…
Jacob Caponi is an Ohio State undergraduate alum and current sociology graduate student at University of Michigan. Why did you decide to attend Ohio State?   I had no idea…
Alumni of the department of sociology work in a wide variety of fields, in this issue we are spotlighting two: Dr. Yue Qian and Dr. Matt Stearmer.      
  Sadé Lindsay won the Graduate Research Fellowship and Grant from the National Institute of Justice, the Benjamin Steiner Excellence in Corrections Paper Award from American Society of Criminology…
Professor Chris Browning and colleagues received two rapid-response grants (National Science Foundation RAPID and a National Institute on Drug Abuse supplement) to collect mobility, COVID-19 and…