DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY
Recent News from the Sociology Department
Alumnus Janardin Subedi receives Distinguished Scholar Award at Miami of Ohio
Alumnus Dr. Janardin Subedi, professor of sociology at Miami (Ohio) University, was a recipient of the university's Distinguished Scholar Award for a faculty member in business, education or the social sciences.
Sociology club students present at NCSA
Several members and officers of the UA Sociology Club attended research sessions and professional networking activities at the 92nd annual North Central Sociological Conference in Indianapolis, Ind., March 30-April 1.
Dr. Xi and Dr. Lee receive award to study Zen mindfulness
Dr. Xi and Dr. Lee have received a grant to support a randomized controlled trial study of the health and wellbeing effects of Zen mindfulness meditation compared to secular mindfulness meditation. Click through for pictures and more information about the project.
Assistant Professor Janette Dill's research featured in the New York Times
Assistant Professor Dr. Janette Dill's research on men in health care was recently featured in The New York Times. You can read the article here.
Student Poster Session
Students in professor Rob Peralta's Race and Crime graduate seminar presented their research projects in a poster session at UA. Excellent work done by all! Click through for more pictures.