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Sociologist Matthew Salganik to lead Center for Information Technology Policy

Matthew Salganik, Professor of Sociology, has pioneered uses of data and digital technologies in social research, and has been appointed interim director of Princeton University’s Center for Information Technology Policy.

Daniela R. Urbina Wins the 2019 ASA Clifford C. Clogg Award

he Clifford C. Clogg Award recognizes an outstanding graduate student paper in sociological methodology: “Lasso Regularization for Selection of Log-linear Models: An Application to Educational Assortative Mating” recently published in Sociological Methods and Research by Mauricio Bucca (European University Institute) and Daniela R. Urbina (Princeton Sociology).

Yu Xie,Wins the 2019 ASA Paul F. Lazarsfeld Award

Yu Xie, Bert G. Kerstetter '66 University Professor of Sociology and the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies. The Paul F. Lazarsfeld Award recognizes a scholar who has made a career of outstanding contributions to methodology in sociology.

Columbia University 2019 GSAS Alumni Awardees Announced

Matthew Salganik, Professor of Sociology has been honored with an Outstanding Recent Alumni Award from the Columbia University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

Janet Currie is one of four Princeton professors elected to National Academy of Sciences

Janet M.Currie, Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Princeton School of Public and International Affairs; Chair, Department of Economics; Co-Director, Center for Health and Wellbeing

Hannah Postel NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program - 2019 Award

Hannah Postel NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program - 2019 Award

Henry Gomory NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program - 2019 Honorable Mention

Henry Gomory NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program - 2019 Honorable Mention

Douglas Massey unanimously elected to be a foreign member of the Academy of Europe, in the Social Science section.

Douglas S.Massey, Henry G. Bryant Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs; Director, Office of Population Research