Sociology is the study of social life, social change, and the social causes and consequences of human behavior. Since all human behavior is social, few fields have such broad scope and relevance for research, theory, and the application of knowledge.

Fraser Hall with a Rainbow

 


 

Recent Faculty Publications
     

Click here to read Joane Nagel and Darcy Sullivan's new publication "Code Red: Addressing Menstrual Needs During Emergencies" in Natural Hazards

Why Sociology?

A sociology major can give you the knowledge of social relations and society that will enhance your career opportunities.

What Can I Do With a Degree in Sociology?

Discover Sociology: Understand Yourself and Society
Change the World!

 

 

Statement of Solidarity against Anti-Asian Racism and Violence

 

Statement of Solidarity with the Black Lives Matter Movement

 


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Doctoral Students on the Job Market
Graduate Student Kudos

Spring 2021 PhD graduate Joelle Spotswood is the recipient of KU's 2021 Argersinger Dissertation Award!

Congrats to Grad Studies Summer Research Scholarship recipients Jenny Duenas and Kafayat Mahmoud!

2 PhD students received REI Awards: Walter Goettlich, Social Justince Award; and Elyse Neumann, Graduate Student Grant-Writing Incentive Award. Way to go!

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