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Dr. Kroll-Smith’s new book gains publicity.

Posted on September 5, 2018

Read about it here.


Welcome to our three new Sociology Assistant Professors!

Posted on July 10, 2018

UNCG Sociology is proud to welcome three new Assistant Professors to the department:  Drs. Trevor Hoppe (Ph.D. Michigan), Sahan Karatasli (Ph.D. Johns…


Dr. Kuperberg’s work featured in Marie Claire

Posted on April 19, 2018

Marie Claire has published an article featuring Dr. Kuperberg’s work on same-sex hookups.  Read the story here.


Interview with Dr. Kuperberg

Posted on April 3, 2018

Dr. Kuperberg is the new Editor of the Council on Contemporary Families at The Society Pages. Read the interview with her here.


Senior Lecturer Joyce Clapp honored with advising award

Posted on March 14, 2018

Sociology Senior Lecturer Joyce Clapp has just been award CASA’s Excellence in Advising Award.  Joyce is widely known for her profound commitment…


Steve O’Boyle honored with Senior Lecturer title

Posted on February 14, 2018

Through a highly competitive process, Sociology Lecturer Steve O’Boyle has been honored by the UNCG College of Arts and Sciences with the…


We’re hiring!

Posted on February 14, 2018

The Department of Sociology at the University of North Carolina Greensboro invites applications for a one year Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology…


Dr. Shelly Brown-Jeffy Recognized with Faculty Champion Award

Posted on February 1, 2018

Faculty Champions Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Faculty Champions of Student Success, the Division of Enrollment Management’s newest way to recognize those committed to…


Dr. Stephen Sills Receives Funding

Posted on January 25, 2018

Dr. Stephen Sills (Center for Housing and Community Studies) received new funding from Guilford County Emergency Services and Department of Health and…