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Core Research Areas

Our faculty study a wide range of issues; broadly, the substantive focus of our research and teaching is social inequality. Specifically, our graduate program focuses on the following core areas of theory and research:

Active reading groups in UIC Sociology include: Neighborhoods, Housing, and Urban Sociology; Science, Knowledge & Culture; Organizational Dynamics; Quantitative Working Group; Gender within an Intersectional Frame; and Immigration & Migration Reading Group

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