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Sociology Program

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Here's how we're using our degree!

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Husna Ibrahim

spotlight alumni

Maurice Davis

spotlight faculty

Sandra Weissinger, PhD

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What I love most about my sociology experience is that it is empowering and it is absolutely a form of self-healing. I can actively work on trying to change the toxic and damaging narratives that society teaches about identities like race, class and gender......Read more

In high school, I took my first Sociology class and instantly fell in love. I have since come to realize that Sociologists are the closest things to superheroes in this world. They challenge one another, but also larger societal institutions on issues such as racism, addiction, and poverty that impact communities like mine.. Read more

Sociology is more than a discipline or career choice; it is a lifestyle. One that enables me to see the world, and my role in it, with clarity, compassion, and determination... Read more

karen brown scholarship

Sociology at SIUE is hiring assistant professors (PhD required), specialization in Gender, Sexualities and Medical Sociology.

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          NewsletterFall2017

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