Joint Departmental position between Sociology and Criminology & Law and The Center for Latin American Studies and the College for Liberal Arts & Sciences seeks Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor

The Center for Latin American Studies and the College for Liberal Arts & Sciences at the University of Florida invites applications for a tenure-track assistant or associate professor in the… Read More

Sociology and Criminology & Law and African Studies Center has Two-Tenure Track Associate/Full Professor positions in

As part of the University of Florida’s “Preeminence Initiative,” the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences invites applications for two tenure-track nine-month positions at the rank of associate or full… Read More

zsembik, Barbara photo 5.3.13 Dr. Zsembik awarded William R. Jones 2014 Outstanding Mentor Award

An incredible honor for an incredible person! The William R. Jones Awards Committee has unanimously awarded Dr. Zsembik the 2014 Outstanding Mentor Award.  Dear Dr. Zsembik: Every year, during our… Read More

perz The promise and perils of road

A global map of the potential economic benefits of roads together with the environmental damage they can inflict provides a planning tool for sustainable development. Stephen G. Perz   The… Read More

Fagan ICHP Intl conf Dr. Abby Fagan Presents a talk at the Global Violence Reduction Conference

ICHP Affiliate One of 150 Violence Prevention Experts at International WHO Conference Abigail A. Fagan, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Sociology, Criminology & Law and an Institute for… Read More

Gibson-Sweden Dr. Chris Gibson was recently awarded funding from the Swedish Research Council for Health, Working Life and Welfare

Dr. Chris Gibson was recently awarded funding from the Swedish Research Council for Health, Working Life, and Welfare to be be an international visiting scholar to conduct research in Sweden… Read More

Nevers and Kaduce 2014 Criminology & Law PhD: Kelesha Nevers

Kelesha Nevers, PhD and Escort, Professor Lonn Lanza-Kaduce

Rukus and Lane Criminology & Law Class of 2014 Summer C PhD’s

Joe Rukus, PhD and his Escort Professor Jodi Lane

Leite-Zsembik-Cavazos Sociology Class of 2014 PhD’s

Summer C Commencement August 8, 2014 at the O’Connell Center Pictured here:  Flavia Leite, PhD Candidate, Associate Professor Barbara Zsembik and Robert Cavazos, Ph.D

Graduation 2014 2014 Ph.D. Graduates at Commencement

Our 2014 Ph.D. Graduates: TOP ROW (left to right): Carol Schubert Connie Shehan Scott Landes Monika Ardelt Alison Adams Kendal Broad-Wright Jennifer Klein Josh Sbicca Stephen Perz Megan Kienzle BOTTOM… Read More

2013-sociology-phds Sociology 2013 Ph.D.s

Newly minted sociology Ph.D.s’ Dr. Clare Walsh, Dr. Hunhui Oh, and Dr. Dr. Diana Cohen at the Summer 2013 commencement ceremony

Dr. Chris Gibson is awarded a prestigious University of Florida Research Foundation Professorship (with Dr. Richard Hollinger).

is awarded a prestigious University of Florida Research Foundation Professorship (with Dr. Richard Hollinger).

Dr. Sophia K. Acord (second from right) and the creative team behind the NEH-funded Archive of Haitian Religion and Culture project hosted within the Digital Library of the Caribbean, UF Libraries, February 2013. Source: Sophia Acord and Barbara Hood.

(second from right) and the creative team behind the NEH-funded Archive of Haitian Religion and Culture project hosted within the Digital Library of the Caribbean, UF Libraries, February 2013. Source:… Read More