Sociology News and Events
5 May
May 05, 2019

Along with his co-author Emma Cohen, Dr. Will McConnell published " Fear of Fraudulence: Graduate School Program Environments and the Impostor Phenomenon" in The Sociological Quarterly.

15 Apr
April 15, 2019

Six Sociology MA students presented their original research at the Southern Sociological Conference held in Atlanta, Georgia.

5 Apr
April 05, 2019

Dr. Laura Backstrom published her first book entitled Weighty Problems: Embodied Inequality at a Children’s Weight Loss Camp (Rutgers University Press, 2019).

14 Mar
March 14, 2019

Two FAU sociology faculty present their papers at the Eastern Sociological Society Conference in Boston.

1 Mar
March 01, 2019

The Sociology Department will award a $300 prize to the student who produces the best sociology paper during academic year Fall 2018-Spring 2019. A $100 award will go to the first runner-up.

20 Feb
February 20, 2019

“‘A Give Grief Kind of Guy’: Help-Seeking, Status, and the Experience of Helpers at a University IT Help Desk” by Dr. Lotus Seeley was published in Symbolic Interaction in February 2019.

15 Feb
February 15, 2019

Dr. Philip Lewin published “‘Coal is not just a Job; It’s a Way of Life’: The Cultural Politics of Coal Production in Central Appalachia” in the February 2019 issue of Social Problems.