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FACULTY SPOTLIGHT: Dr. Monika Ardelt

FACULTY SPOTLIGHT: Dr. Monika Ardelt

Dec 2nd, 2018

Research: Monika Ardelt’s research focuses on successful human development across the life course with particular emphasis on the relations between wisdom, purpose and meaning in life, spirituality, aging well, and dying… Read More

Introductory R Workshops for Social Scientists organized by RSSIG

Aug 27th, 2018

This series of 8 weekly workshops offers an introduction to the R programming language for data analysis in the social sciences. The sessions will cover a number of essential tools… Read More

Journal Club on Social Networks and Relational Sociology

Aug 27th, 2018

The Journal Club on Social Networks and Relational Sociology is based at the Department of Sociology and Criminology & Law and gathers an interdisciplinary group of graduate students and faculty… Read More

Dr. Jodi Lane Presents at the Congressional Briefing on Criminal Justice

May 4th, 2018

Dr. Jodi Lane has been selected as a leading criminologist examining Juvenile Justice and will speak at the “Congressional Briefing on Criminal Justice in the US: Lessons from the Past,… Read More

FACULTY SPOTLIGHT: Dr. Nicholas Vargas

Apr 4th, 2018

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

Jan 12th, 2018

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

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

Sep 28th, 2016

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

Dr. Tamir Sorek

May 30th, 2016

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. Erika Brooke, Lecturer in Criminology

May 30th, 2016

  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

Mar 28th, 2016

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