WELCOME TO SOCIOLOGY AT WESTERN
Western Sociology has a historic strength and commitment to research excellence in the field of Population Dynamics and Social Inequality. Our productive and internationally recognized faculty publish in the discipline's most prestigious journals. We offer outstanding research training for graduate students at both the M.A. and Ph.D. levels in the theoretical and empirical study of various dimensions of Population Dynamics and Social Inequality. Western Sociology is also home to award-winning teachers and offers undergraduate programs in both Sociology and Criminology. Check out the above links for more information about our academic programs and faculty.
Dr. Laura Huey, PhD students Lorna Ferguson, Hillary Peladeau, Jacek Koziarski and Larissa Kowalski are engaged with police, other academic researchers, and public policy-makers to introduce academic research and big data into policing.
Dr. Wendy Manning to give Balakrishnan Distinguished Lecture in Population Dynamics and Inequality for 2019 on the topic of Young Adult Cohabitation: Redefining Relationships
Sandra Vilovski will be among five staff members of Faculty of Social Science celebrating their own degree completion at Convocation this fall.
Atlohsa Family Healing Services has announced that at its Atlohsa Peace Awards will honour eight people for their work in Truth and Reconciliation. We are very pleased that Sociology's Professor Emeritus Jerry White is one of these honourees.