Sociology faculty at the University of Georgia are excellent teachers and productive scholars, who have won the University's highest teaching and research awards, received major grants, and published their research in the top journals and presses. We embrace a variety of research methodologies, including ethnography, experiments, and secondary data analysis. This research is both interdisciplinary and collaborative: many of our faculty are affiliated with other units on campus and work closely with graduate students.

Faculty Spotlight

Justine Tinkler

Justine E. Tinkler, Assistant Professor of Sociology, joined the department at the University of Georgia in 2012. She received a Ph.D. in Sociology from Stanford University in 2007.  Her research is unified by an interest in examining the micro-level processes that create and reinforce gender...

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