Last week we had our first “Sociology Career Day” for our Undergraduate Students. Over 50 Undergrad #GSUSOCI majors came for on-site interviews and info sessions for companies/organizations such as; Costar Group , CityYear, Urban Teachers and Phase 3 Marketing and Communications
Study on Depression in African-American men by our very own; Mathew Gayman, Ben Kail, Amy Spring & Graduate Student George Greenidge!
Co-authors of the study include Drs. Ben Lennox Kail and Amy Spring and Ph.D. student George R. Greenidge Jr.
The study is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse of… more »
Are you Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer, Questioning, or Asexual?
We invite members of these communities to take part in an online survey about GSU’s climate for members of sexual and gender minority groups.
Our Director of Undergraduate Studies Jung Ha Kim recently gave a lecture at Kanazawa University on how to develop domestic/global field schools. Please see attached flyer for more info.
Congratulations to Dr. Mindy Stombler for winning a national teaching award! Dr. Stombler is the recipient of the 2017 Carla B. Howery Award for Developing Teacher-Scholars. Awarded by the American Sociological Association’s Teaching and Learning Section, the Howery Award recognizes contributions to teaching sociology through training and mentoring future teacher-scholars. This photo was taken after… more »
One of our Ph.D. students, Penny Harvey was the recipient of the 2017 Student Paper Competitions Award Winning Abstracts at SSSP.
Winning Title: “The Relevance of Teaching Social Problems in a Diverse World”
Abstract: These syllabi were designed for an introduction to social problems course. This course is an elective for social sciences and required for sociology… more »
Welcome to the Georgia State University Department of Sociology’s inaugural Celebration of Scholarship! Sociological scholarship offers a unique lens through which to understand complex social processes, systems of inequality, community institutions, and dynamic patterns of group interaction, whether present in our backyard of metro Atlanta or in other corners… more »
The University’s promotion process is now officially complete. More important, We are thrilled to formally announce that members of our faculty were successful in this process
Our Chair, Dr. Eric Wright received the Hosea Williams Community Service Award at the 34th Annual MLK Commemoration Ceremony. Congrats!!!
(Pictured with #SOCI Ph.D. student, Bernard McCrary)
Here is the #GSUSOCI Field School Community Service Video in Vine City Park – March 2016