Welcome to the Sociology Department

Neha Gondal

  • 2010-2012. Institute for Research on Women, Rutgers University, Graduate Fellowship, for “Family-Size, Relationship Structure, and (Un)Happiness: A Culturally Situated and Gendered Phenomenon”.
  • 2010-2012. William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and Institute of International Education Dissertation Fellowship in Population, Reproductive Health, and Economic Development

Janet Lorenzen

  • 2013. Graduate Student Paper Award, Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP), Conflict, Social Action, and Change Division, for “Convincing People to Go Green: Managing Strategic Action by Minimizing Political Talk.”

Sourabh Singh

  • 2010. Best Graduate Student Paper Award, South Asian Studies Program, Rutgers University.

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