Welcome to the Sociology Department

Chioun Lee

  • APS Young Investigator Colloquium Award, American Psychosomatic Society, 2013.
  • Louise Johnson Graduate Student Paper Award (Honorable Mention Sociology Section, American Sociological Association.
  • Early Career Scholar Training Award, National Institute of Child and Human Development (NICHD) “Building Careers for Research in Child Maltreatment and Intimate Partner Violence: Early Career Scholar Interdisciplinary Training Program.” Awarded to fifteen early career scholars, such as economics, neuroscience, genetics, clinical medicine, and public policy in the United States, 2012.
  • Travel Award, RAND, the RAND Summer Institute for the Mini-Med Workshop and the Workshop on Aging (July 11-14), 2011.
  • Travel Award,American Psychopathological Association, Awarded to ten pre and post-doctoral fellows, 2011.
  • The Early Career Prevention Network Travel Award, Society for Prevention Research, 2011.
  • The Early Career Prevention NetworkAward for one of the “top three posters,” Society for Prevention Research, 2010.

Upcoming Events

 12 Jul 2018;
 10:00AM - 03:30PM
 Redesigned website goes live!
 03 Aug 2018;
 Two new faculty position openings

Undergraduate Program

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March for Our Lives rally, Newark, NJ, March 24, 2018

Graduate Program


New RU Sociology Ph.D.s and their Advisors, May 2018

Diversity and Inclusion

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Outdoor Mural, Hale St., New Brunswick, NJ