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Sociology Program

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Here's how we're using our degree!

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Abbie Hall

spotlight alumni

Shaun Damm

spotlight faculty

Sandra Weissinger, PhD

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I love sociology because it constantly fuels my curious mind.  Sociology was not my intended major when I started college, however I quickly changed to sociology after taking an introductory at Lewis and Clark Community College. From that semester on, I took as many sociology courses as I possibly could....Read more When I first came to SIUE, I chose to major in Criminal Justice and minor in Sociology. Honestly, I knew nothing about Sociology or what it entailed. I started taking both Criminal Justice and Sociology classes, and although I love the study of Criminal Justice, my true passion was with the study of people, and the interactions they have with others.. 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

Sociology at SIUE is hiring assistant professors (PhD required).  Find what we're seeking: Applied Sociologist or Organizational Sociologist.

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          NewsletterFall2017

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