Past and Current Department Chair

  • Arthur J. Todd, 1926-43
  • William Bailey (acting), 1943-48
  • Kimball Young, 1948-59
  • Raymond Mack, 1959-67
  • Robert Winch, 1967-70
  • Charles Moskos, 1970-73
  • John Kitsuse, 1973-74
  • Charles Moskos, 1974-76
  • Allan Schnaiberg, 1976-79
  • Arnold Feldman, 1979-85
  • Charles Ragin, 1985-88
  • Christopher Winship, 1988-92
  • Aldon Morris, 1992-97
  • Robert Nelson, 1997-2000
  • Carol Heimer, 2000-2003
  • Ann Shola Orloff, 2003-2004
  • Bruce G. Carruthers, 2004-2006
  • Mary Pattillo, 2006-2009
  • John Hagan, 2009-2010
  • Jeremy Freese, 2010-2013
  • John Hagan, 2013-2014
  • James Mahoney, 2014-2017
  • Steven Epstein, 2017-