FACULTY SPOTLIGHT: Dr. Nicholas Vargas

Research: Areas of Specialization Race and Ethnicity Latina/o Studies Racial Stratification Educational Inequalities Religion and Non-Religion Network Diversity and Social Support What project are you working on now? I am… Read More

Dr. Thaissa Sobreiro Wins the 2017 Schmink Outstanding Dissertation Award

Dr. Sobreiro’s dissertation, entitled “Indigenous mobilization and multi-local livelihood strategies in the Middle Rio Negro, northwestern Brazilian Amazon” studied how spatial mobility and increased rural-urban relations affect indigenous community political… Read More

Interpersonal Violence Job Posting

The Department of Sociology and Criminology & Law invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor with research focused broadly on interpersonal violence to begin August 16, 2018. Substantive interests may… Read More

Dr. Marvin D. Krohn Inducted into FSU Criminology Alumni Hall of Fame

Dr. Marvin D. Krohn, Professor of Criminology and Law here at the University of Florida, was honored September 9 with an induction into the 2016 Hall of Fame for Florida State… Read More

New Book: Crossing Boundaries for Collaboration

Dr. Stephen Perz, Professor of Sociology here at the University of Florida, recently published his latest book, Crossing Boundaries for Collaboration: Conservation and Development Projects in the Amazon, available from Rowman… Read More

Dr. Tamir Sorek

Congratulations to Professor Tamir Sorek, co-winner of the Yonathan Shapiro Award for the Best Book in Israel Studies. Palestinian Commemoration in Israel: Calendars, Monuments, and Martyrs. http://www.sup.org/books/title/?id=23855 Palestinian Commemoration in… Read More

Dr. Erika Brooke, Lecturer in Criminology

  Dr. Brooke is offering 3 new undergraduate Criminology courses for Fall 2016 : seats available.   Prisons & Jails   Women & Crime   Careers in Criminal Justice

ASA Minority Program Fellow, Julia Arroyo

Congratulations to Julia Arroyo, one of five national Fellows for 2016-2017

Dr. Monika Ardelt

is teaching Introduction to Qualitative Methods to first and second year graduate students.

Dr. Kendal Broad

about to give a talk about her research at Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays in Gainesville (with PFLAG Gainesville Board Member Larry Ligammare and Vice-President William Dougherty.)