Recent News

1/24/20
Applications are now being accepted for the position of Clinical Assistant Professor
1/24/20
Applications are now being accepted for the position of Assistant Professor
1/14/20
The Department of Sociology now offers Criminology as a major. A BA in Criminology focuses on the nature and causes of crime, the behavior of criminals, and how society reacts to crime and criminals. A minor in Criminology is also available. This year, we are sponsoring a Crime and Justice Issues series to foster conversations about criminology and to promote our new major. For more information, please contact Kelly Crean at kcrean@buffalo.edu.
1/24/20
The winner of the 2019-2020 “Graduate School’s Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation Award” is Dr. Aysegul Balta Ozgen for her dissertation “Refugee Integration in Comparative Perspective: Syrians in Canada, Germany, Turkey, and the United States.”  Dr. Balta Ozgen was a student in the Sociology Department and received her Ph.D. from UB in June 2019. 
1/14/20
Undergraduate and graduate students who are graduating this May are invited to attend and march in the Department of Sociology’s annual commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at 10 am in the Student Union Theater. Guests are welcome to attend. A reception will follow the ceremony. Please RSVP to Kelly Crean at kcrean@buffalo.edu by May 14, 2019.
4/1/19
The UB Summer Research Institute trains researchers in a collegial, intellectually engaging, and multidisciplinary atmosphere. Workshop participants learn easy-to-understand practical information about statistics and methods and develop skills and knowledge to confidently analyze their own data.