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Dr. Owen Whooley is named UNM Regents' Lecturer

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Posted: Aug 15, 2019 - 12:00pm

The University of New Mexico’s College of Arts and Sciences has named sociology professor, Owen Whooley, as a Regents’ Lecturer—a distinguishing title bestowed on selected tenu
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Alena Kuhlemeier, sociology PhD student, awarded NIH fellowship

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Posted: Aug 14, 2019 - 10:00am

Alena Kuhlemeier, a sociology graduate student, has been awarded a prestigious 2-year graduate research fellowship from the NIH's National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities for her
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Dr. Jack Thomas has a new article published in Social Forces

New Faculty Publications

Posted: May 29, 2019 - 12:00pm

Dr. Jack Thomas has recently published a new article, entitled "Online Exogamy Reconsidered: Estimating the Internet’s Effects on Racial, Educational, Religious, Political and Age Assortat
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Professor Reuben (Jack) Thomas wins UNM Teaching Excellence Award

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Posted: Apr 26, 2019 - 09:00am

Dr. Jack Thomashas received the 2018-2019 College of Arts and Sciences Teaching Excellence Award. The Award honors A&S faculty who have made outstanding contributions to the College's instructio
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New Book by Dr. Owen Whooley

New Faculty Publications

Posted: Apr 19, 2019 - 12:05pm

Dr. Owen Whooley's new book, On the Heels of Ignorance: Psychiatry and the Politics of Not Knowing, has recently been published by the University of Chicago Press.
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New Publications from Dr. Eli WIlson

New Faculty Publications

Posted: Apr 19, 2019 - 12:00pm

Dr. Eli Wilson has two new publications.  He has an article out in Symbolic Interaction, entitled, "Tip Work: Examining the Relational Dynamics of Tipping Beyond the Service Counter”
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New Publication from Dr. Richard Wood

New Faculty Publications

Posted: Apr 18, 2019 - 12:00am

Dr. Rich Wood has a co-authored article (with Grace Yukich) that is forthcoming in Social Problems. The article is titled “Representative Group Styles: How Ally Immigrant Rights
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Dr. Nancy López is awarded the 2019 Frederick Douglas Award

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Posted: Apr 12, 2019 - 12:00am

Dr. Nancy López won the 2019 Frederick Douglass Award. Education Champion, New Mexico Black History Organizing Committee, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated. Read more about the a
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Dr. Elizabeth Korver-Glenn awarded the 2019 Robert K. Merton Visiting Research Fellowship

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Posted: Apr 12, 2019 - 12:00am

Dr. Elizabeth Korver-Glenn was awarded the 2019 Robert K. Merton Visiting Research Fellowship from the Institute for Analytical Sociology (Norrköping, Sweden). The fellowship will support b
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Professor Elizabeth Korver-Glenn receives a grant from the Swedish Research Council

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Posted: Apr 12, 2019 - 12:00am

Dr. Elizabeth Korver-Glenn received a grant from the Swedish Research Council (2019-2021), SEK 2,740,428 (~$300,000), for a project entitled, "The Role of the Built Environment in Immi
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Professor Nancy López wins the 2019 Distinguished Feminist Research Lecture Award

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Posted: Apr 11, 2019 - 12:00pm

Professor Nancy López won the 2019 Distinguished Feminist Research Lecture Award from the UNM Feminist Research Institute.
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Dr. Howard Waitzkin received a 2019 Fulbright Senior Fellowship

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Posted: Apr 05, 2019 - 12:00am

Howard Waitzkin, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, received a Fulbright Senior Fellowship for 2019 for work in Korea, mainly teaching at Seoul National University School of Public Health.
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New Article by Dr. Reuben (Jack) Tomas

New Faculty Publications

Posted: Feb 21, 2019 - 12:00pm

An article by Dr. Thomas, entitled, "Sources of Friendship and Structurally-Induced Homophily Across the Life Course" has been published in Sociological Perspectives. Read it here. 
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UNM's Department of Sociology is Hiring!

Departmental News

Posted: Aug 10, 2018 - 09:30am

Apply to join our department! The Department of Sociology at the University of New Mexico invites applications for the newly established Maxine Baca Zinn Endowed Professorship to begin in August 2019
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New Publication from Elizabeth Korver-Glenn

New Faculty Publications

Posted: Jul 09, 2018 - 11:30am

Elizabeth Korver-Glenn's article, “Compounding Inequalities: How Racial Stereotypes and Discrimination Accumulate Across the Stages of Housing Exchange,” was accepted for publication in&#
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Nancy López is awarded the William Foote Whyte Award

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Posted: Jul 08, 2018 - 12:00pm

Congratulations to Nancy López, who won the William Foote Whyte Award from ASA’s section on Sociological Practice and Public Sociology.  Nancy was also elected as the new Secreta
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New Publication from Brian Soller

New Faculty Publications

Posted: Jul 08, 2018 - 12:00pm

An article by Brian Soller, “Sharing’s More Fun for Everyone? Gender Attitudes, Sexual Self-Efficacy, and Sexual Frequency” (co-authored with Daniel Carlson, University of Utah
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New co-authored publication from Kimberly Huyser

New Faculty Publications

Posted: Jul 07, 2018 - 12:00pm

An article by Kimberly Huyser, Ronald J. Angel, Janette Beals, James H. Cox, Robert A. Hummer, Spero M. Manson, and the AI-SUPERPFP Team. “Reservation Lands as a Protective Social Fac
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Two New Publications from Lisa Brodiy

New Faculty Publications

Posted: Jul 07, 2018 - 12:00pm

Two articles co-auhtored by Lisa Broidy have recently been accepted for publication.  Lisa Broidy, Jason Payne and Alex Piquero.  “Making Sense of Heterogeniety in the Infl
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Dr. Lisa Broidy is named a UNM Regents Professor

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Posted: Jul 06, 2018 - 12:00am

Lisa Broidy has been named a Regents Professor.  This special title is "bestowed on select senior faculty members who, in the judgment of the Dean of Arts and Sciences, and on the advice of
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UNM to host Critical Race Studies in Education Association Conference

Departmental News

Posted: May 30, 2018 - 12:00am

UNM will be hosting the annual conference for the Critical Race Studies of Education Association. This year's conference theme is "Land and Knowledge: Indigenity, Survivance, and Healing".  The
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New Co-Authored Publication from Noah Painter-Davis

New Faculty Publications

Posted: Mar 10, 2018 - 12:01pm

Noah Painter-Davis has published a co-authored article - with Darrell Steffensmeier and Jeffrey Ulmer - in Sociological Perspectives.  The article's titled is “Intersectiona
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UNM Department of Sociology Welcomes Its Newest Faculty Member

Departmental News

Posted: Jan 02, 2018 - 12:00am

The UNM Sociology Department is excited to welcome our newest faculty member, Dr. Eli Wilson (PhD, UCLA 2017).  Dr. Wilson is currently a Postdoctoral Research Scholar at Institute for Research
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Forthcoming publication from Dr. Elizabeth Korver-Glenn

Departmental News

Posted: Dec 08, 2017 - 05:00am

An article by Dr. Elizabeth Korver-Glenn,"Brokering Ties and Inequality: How White Real Estate Agents Recreate Advantage and Exclusion in Urban Housing Markets," has been accepted for publication in&
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