Sociology Ph.D. (Ithaca)
Field of Study
Contact InformationWebsite: http://www.soc.cornell.edu/graduate/
Phone: 607 255-4266
316 Uris Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
Concentrations by Subject
- economy and society
- gender and life course
- methodology (minor)
- policy analysis (minor)
- political sociology/social movements
- racial and ethnic relations
- social networks
- social psychology
- social stratification
Application Requirements and Deadlines
Fall, Jan. 15
The Field of Sociology focuses on five key goals for our graduate students.
Students who are working to complete a Ph.D. in Sociology should be able to:
Conduct original, publishable research.
Demonstrate a broad knowledge of theory and research in two subfields within the discipline.
Demonstrate in-depth knowledge at the research frontier of one area of specialization.
Write and speak effectively to professional and general audiences about issues in the field.
Teach effectively. Design a course, grade and comment constructively and authoritatively on student work, lead discussion, and lecture.