STEW Autumn 2017 Schedule

Hi Everyone,
This 2017-18 academic year chairs for STEW and Placement are Professors Kimberley Kay Hoang and Xi Song. As a third-year Ph.D. student, I am excited to be the graduate student coordinator. Please email me at “Winnie Tong <wintong@uchicago.edu>” for scheduling and website feedback.

2017-18 Academic Year Schedule for STEW and Placement

All events will run on Mondays from 12:30 – 2:00pm, Room Location TBD

(updated 9.27.17 by Winnie Tong)

DATE PRESENTER                TITLE
September 25 Chad Borkenhagen Secret Recipes and Open Sharing in Modernist Cuisine and Mathematical Finance
October 2 Jaclyn Wong None of that Worked Out’: How Young Professionals Make Career and Family Decisions
October 9 Faculty Panel

Professors Kimberley Kay Hoang (Sociology), Robert Vargas (Sociology) and Ruben Miller (SSA)

 

Professionalization Panel: Preparing for the Job Talk
October 23 Nora Taplin Grasping for the American Dream: Racial Segregation, Residential Mobility and Homeownership
February 5

Faculty Panel

Professors Sanyu Mojola (Guest Speaker: University of Michigan, and University of Chicago alumni) and Robert Vargas (Sociology)

Professionalization Panel: “Mixed Methods Dissertations”
February 19 Guest Speaker 

Professor Jennifer Carlson (Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Arizona)

June 1: Graduate Student Mini Job Talk Symposium

ChengPang Lee at the Social Theory and Evidence Workshop: Learning Charisma: Organization, Networks and the Emergence of Charismatic Leadership

Hey Folks,

The final Social Theory and Evidence Workshop of the academic year will be held TODAY May 16 at 12 Noon. ChengPang Lee is presenting a paper titled “Learning Charisma: Organization, Networks and the Emergence of Charismatic Leadership.” A copy of the paper went out throught the Sociology listserv; a copy can also be requested by emailing Antoine. Lunch will be served, so we hope to see you all there!

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop presents:

Learning Charisma: Organization, Networks and the Emergence of Charismatic Leadership

ChengPang Lee
Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Chicago

Monday May 16, 12 Noon – 1:20 PM
*Social Sciences 302*

Please come early for refreshments. Vegans and Vegetarians welcome.

For further inquiries or if you require assistance to attend the event, please contact Antoine Jones at antoinej (at) uchicago.edu.

ChengPang Lee at the Social Theory and Evidence Workshop: Learning Charisma: Organization, Networks and the Emergence of Charismatic Leadership

Hey Folks,

The final Social Theory and Evidence Workshop of the academic year will be held on Monday May 16 at 12 Noon. ChengPang Lee will present a paper titled “Learning Charisma: Organization, Networks and the Emergence of Charismatic Leadership.” A copy of the paper went out throught the Sociology listserv; a copy can also be requested by emailing Antoine. Lunch will be served, so we hope to see you all there!

 

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop presents:

Learning Charisma: Organization, Networks and the Emergence of Charismatic Leadership

ChengPang Lee
Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Chicago

Monday May 16, 12 Noon – 1:20 PM
*Social Sciences 302*

Please come early for refreshments. Vegans and Vegetarians welcome.

For further inquiries or if you require assistance to attend the event, please contact Antoine Jones at antoinej (at) uchicago.edu.

 

SCHEDULE CHANGE–Next S.T.E.W. Monday 5/16 @ 12 Noon

Hey Folks,

The Social Theory and Evidence workshop scheduled for Wednesday May 11 has been cancelled. The next S.T.E.W. will be held on Monday May 16 at 12 Noon when ChengPang Lee presents a paper titled “Learning Charisma: Organization, Networks and the Emergence of Charismatic Leadership.” A copy of this paper will be available next week. Lunch will be served so we hope to see you all there!

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop presents:

Learning Charisma: Organization, Networks and the Emergence of Charismatic Leadership

ChengPang Lee

Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Chicago

Monday May 16, 12 Noon – 1:20 PM
*Social Sciences 302*

Please come early for refreshments. Vegans and Vegetarians welcome.

For further inquiries or if you require assistance to attend the event, please contact Antoine Jones at antoinej (at) uchicago.edu.

Kyla Bourne @ S.T.E.W.: Constructing the Criminal Persona in Felony Sentencin

Hey Folks,

Please join the Social Theory and Evidence Workshop today at 12 PM Noon in SS-302. On this occasion, STEW is proud to host Kyla Bourne as she workshops her proposal titled “Constructing the Criminal Persona in Felony Sentencing.” Please find Kyla’s paper in the Sociology listserv email or email Antoine for a copy. Lunch will be provided to all of our guests, so we hope you all can make it!

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop presents:

Constructing the Criminal Persona in Felony Sentencing

Kyla Bourne
Ph.D. Student, The University of Chicago

Monday May 2, 12 Noon – 1:20 PM
*Social Sciences 302*

Please come early for refreshments. Vegans and Vegetarians welcome.

For further inquiries or if you require assistance to attend the event, please contact Antoine Jones at antoinej (at) uchicago.edu.

Le Lin at the Social Theory and Evidence Workshop: What Are r and K Strategies?

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop will return TODAY Monday April 11 at the special time of 1:30 PM in SS-302. The Department Colloquium will precede S.T.E.W. today so we invite you all to come do lunch with us straight after that event.

On this occasion, S.T.E.W. is proud to host Le Lin who will present “What Are r and K Strategies? Opportunism, Form Succession and Firm Adaptation in China’s Education and Training Industry.” A copy of this paper has been sent through the Sociology listserv. Lunch will be catered by Noodles Etc., so we hope you all can make it!

For the Spring Quarter, all of S.T.E.W.’s scheduled workshops will take place in Social Sciences 302. Any changes will be posted.

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop presents:

What Are r and K Strategies? Opportunism, Form Succession and Firm Adaptation in China’s Education and Training Industry

Le Lin
Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Chicago

Monday April 11, 1:30 – 2:50 PM
*Social Sciences 302*
Note the special time

Catering by Noodles Etc.
Please come early for refreshments. Vegans and Vegetarians welcome.

For further inquiries or if you require assistance to attend the event, please contact Antoine Jones at antoinej (at) uchicago.edu.

Le Lin at the Social Theory and Evidence Workshop: What Are r and K Strategies?

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop will return on Monday April 11 at the special time of 1:30 PM in SS-302. The Department Colloquium will precede S.T.E.W. on that day so we invite you all to come do lunch with us straight after that event.

On this occasion, S.T.E.W. is proud to host Le Lin who will present “What Are r and K Strategies? Opportunism, Form Succession and Firm Adaptation in China’s Education and Training Industry.” A copy of this paper has been sent through the Sociology listserv. Lunch will be catered by Noodles Etc., so we hope you all can make it!

For the Spring Quarter, all of S.T.E.W.’s scheduled workshops will take place in Social Sciences 302. Any changes will be posted.

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop presents:

What Are r and K Strategies? Opportunism, Form Succession and Firm Adaptation in China’s Education and Training Industry

Le Lin
Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Chicago

Monday April 11, 1:30 – 2:50 PM
*Social Sciences 302*
Note the special time

Catering by Noodles Etc.
Please come early for refreshments. Vegans and Vegetarians welcome.

For further inquiries or if you require assistance to attend the event, please contact Antoine Jones at antoinej (at) uchicago.edu.

Tal Yifat at the Social Theory and Evidence Workshop: Governing Sustainable Transactions: Scale and Sustainability in Agri-food Value Chains

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop presents:

“Governing Sustainable Transactions: Scale and Sustainability in Agri-food Value Chains”

Tal Yifat, PhD Candidate, The University of Chicago

Wednesday, February 24, 1:30-2:50 PM

*Note the special day and time

*Social Sciences 305: Albion Small Room*

Jaclyn Wong at the Social Theory and Evidence Workshop: Competing Desires

Hey Folks,

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop will return next Today at 12 Noon. On this occasion, STEW is excited to host Jaclyn Wong as she presents her paper titled “Competing Desires: How Young Adult Couples Negotiate Moving for Career Opportunities.” We hope to see you all there!

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop presents:

Competing Desires: How Young Adult Couples Negotiate Moving for Career Opportunities

Jaclyn Wong
Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Chicago

Monday February 22, 2016, 12:00-1:20 PM

*Social Sciences 401*

Please come early for refreshments. Vegans and Vegetarians welcome.

For further inquiries or if you require assistance to attend the event, please contact Antoine Jones at antoinej (at) uchicago.edu.

Maryam Alemzadeh at the Social Theory and Evidence Workshop–Revolutionary Armies and Mechanisms of Institution Building The Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps in the Iran-Iraq War (1980-88)

STEW Logo Full Transparent 2

The Social Theory and Evidence Workshop presents:

Revolutionary Armies and Mechanisms of Institution Building: The Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps in the Iran-Iraq War (1980-88)

Maryam Alemzadeh
Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Chicago

Monday, January 25, 2016, 12:00-1:20 PM

*Social Sciences 401*
Catering by Noodles Etc.

Please come early for refreshments. Vegans and Vegetarians welcome.

For further inquiries or if you require assistance to attend the event, please contact Antoine Jones at antoinej (at) uchicago.edu.