Sociology is the place where we're all about people. Not just as societies, cultures and institutions, but also as individuals. And to satisfy your fascination with people, we have collected here helpful directories, and interesting profiles. Their profiles are also a portal to read many of their publications, and learn about ongoing research. Finally, we heartily invite you to come meet our researchers, faculty, graduate students, and staff at the many interdisciplinary Sociology events.
Welcome to Michael Haan, who has joined Sociology and stepped into the new CRC Chair in Migration and Ethnic Relations. He will be engaging in intensive research on immigration, settlement and the labour market in partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Employment and Skills Development Canada, and Statistics Canada.
Dale Ballucci has come to us from the University of New Brunswick to enhance our criminology research and teaching. Welcome.
A former student in Sociology and Political Science at Western, Robert Andersen is has returned as a Professor of Sociology and has been appointed the new Dean of the Faculty of Social Science. He is also cross-appointed in the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Sciences and the Department of Political Science.
Professor Anton Allahar was presented with the Caribbean Studies Association Lifetime Achievement Award on May 30, 2014
Professor Ingrid Connidis has been honoured in recognition for her pioneering research in family studies.