May 31, 2016


111th ASA Annual Meeting | August 20-23, 2016 | Seattle, WA | Washington State Convention Center and Sheraton Seattle Hotel

The Society for the Study of Social Problems 66th Annual Meeting | August 19-21, 2016 |  Westin Seattle Hotel Seattle, WA

September 25, 2015

Incoming student Rashon Lane (2015) has  shared her story on what being part of UCSF means to her and is a featured voice this week on UCSF One Story. 

The article,  "Rashon Lane: Understanding 'Why' in the Ebola Outbreak", begins:

Before returning home to pursue her PhD in sociology at UC San Francisco, Rashon Lane had one last mission across the globe: go to Africa to help understand the Ebola epidemic.

June 16, 2015

On Tuesday June 16th, the American Sociological Association officially announced their 2015 Medical Sociology Section Awards. We are thrilled to see that two of our scholars have earned prestigious awards this year!

June 04, 2015

Howard Pinderhughes and the Hope Dealers

June 2015 • By Andrew Schwartz


Howard Pinderhughes’ latest book begins with the funeral of a young man he knew.