Following the campus guidelines for Coronavirus all UC Davis classes, lectures, seminars, labs and discussion sections will move to virtual instruction and remain virtual through the end of Fall quarter 2020, including final exams. Given this, the department’s administrative functions have moved to remote work conditions. To contact staff members of the department via e-mail or phone, please go to our administrative staff contact page.


Numerous internship, award, research and curriculum enhancement opportunities are available for undergraduate students in the UC Davis Department of Sociology.
Lofland Research Award
Internships can be a valuable part of the undergraduate experience, providing experience critical to future employment or graduate work.
Undergraduate Research
UC Davis students have opportunities to participate with faculty members in conducting original research, thereby preparing them for postgraduate education.
Research Assistantships
Undergraduate students can accelerate their academic careers by enlisting to assist faculty members in their research activities.
Fall 2019 Juvenile Immigration Court Research Team