Faculty Research

Sociology faculty members at William & Mary are active researchers whose scholarship addresses myriad issues with scientific and practical importance. Our faculty are making important contributions, with current projects focusing on immigration and naturalization, globalization, social movements, religion, aging, race and gender inequality, education, health and medicine, and criminology and law. Recent research is published in leading professional journals, appears in books published by prestigious presses and is funded by governmental and private grant-making organizations. Their research can be broadly categorized as follows:

Globalization
Health, Medicine & Well-Being
Criminology, Law & Society
Social Problems, Policy & Justice