Division of Social Science
The distinguished faculty in the Social Science division of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences are renowned scholars and practitioners who critically examine human society and its interactions so to advance knowledge and address the challenges we face today. They research human cognition, behavior, values, health, and policy to provide insights into the social challenges that exist within and across communities around the globe. In their teaching, they train students at all levels to be active and engaged leaders in our society.
The divisional dean of Social Science is Kenneth Scheve.
In the list of Social Science units below, programs are labeled as such, and those marked with † are cross-divisional.
Statistics and Data Science
Humanities/Social Science Departments & Programs
African American Studies†
Phillip Atiba GoffChair
American Studies (Program)†
Ethnicity, Race, and Migration (Program)†
Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (Program)†
Cognitive Science (Program)†