All seminars are in 165 Wallace Hall on Mondays from 12:15 -1:30pm (except as noted) and are open to the public. Please feel free to bring a lunch for noon events.
► September 17
"Information Technology, the Disappearance of Middle-class Work, and the Long-term Crisis of Capitalism"
Randall Collins, The Dorothy Swaine Thomas Professor in Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
► October 8
Jayanti Owens, Doctoral Candidate, Sociology
► November 5
Besnik Pula, ASA/NSF Postdoctoral Research Associate, CSSO
Emily Erikson, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Yale University
James Evans, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Chicago
Lincoln Quillian, Professor of Sociology and Faculty Fellow, Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University
► March 11
“The Structural and Cultural Cartography of Tolerance: Stigma, Mental Illness and the Public”
Bernice Pescosolido, Distinguished Professor and Chancellor's Professor of Sociology, Indiana University
► March 25
"Democracy, Coercion and Imitation: The Spread of Shareholder Capitalism, 1970-2011"
Mauro Guillen, Dr. Felix Zandman Endowed Professor of International Management and Professor of Sociology (secondary appointment), University of Pennsylvania
► April 8
"The Political Economy of Public Health: IMF Conditionality and Tuberculosis in Postcommunist Society"
Lawrence King, Professor of Sociology and Political Economy, Cambridge University
► April 22 - 3rd Annual Theorodology Prize Lecture
Andrew Abbott, Gustavus F. and Ann M. Swift Distinguished Service Professor, University of Chicago