Department of Sociology | 103 Lutz Hall

Louisville, KY 40292 | (502) 852-6836

The Department of Sociology is a member of the
College of Arts & Sciences
and not affiliated with the Kent School of Social Work.



Recent Sociology News

Dr. Derrick Brooms was one of only twelve recognized as a 2015 Emerging Scholar in the January 8th issue of Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

Sociology major Branka Damjanovic was the speaker at the December Commencement ceremony:

Dr. Derrick Brooms was recently interviewed by WFPL for a piece on inner-city youth.

Dr. Robert Carini was recently interviewed by The Courier-Journal for a piece on "Friendsgiving."

Dr. Maggie Stone, the first graduate from our PhD in applied sociology, is now an assistant professor at Marshall University.  Congratulations, Dr. Stone!

Sociology awarded "Seal of Excellence":  In March, 2014, The Department of Sociology was awarded a "Seal of Excellence" from the Sociologists for Women in Society organization.  The award recognizes "departments that have shown a commitment to both the presence of women faculty and the importance of gender/inequality scholarship."