UNM Department of Sociology & Criminology

Our Department is actively engaged in research and teaching, and maintains a strong commitment to diversity in our graduate and undergraduate education

Our mission is to advance the comprehension of society, and explain and analyze human relationships, social institutions, and the dynamics of social change

Our faculty engages major sociological issues of global, national, and regional significance

The fascination of Sociology lies in the fact
that its perspective makes us see in a new light
the very world in which we have lived all our lives.
~ Peter Berger
An Invitation to Sociology

Latest News

Department News, March 2024

Posted: Apr 05, 2024 - 12:00am


Department News, February 2024

Posted: Mar 01, 2024 - 12:00am