PhD Program in Sociology

Welcome to the PhD Program in Sociology at Michigan State University. 

Cathy Liu 

Dr. Cathy Liu is your Graduate Program Director. She is available to meet with graduate students by scheduling meetings with her on this calendar every Tuesday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for 2022-2023 academic year. 

In addition, she hosts monthly virtual coffee hours for casual discussion and community building, last Thursday of each month 1-2 p.m., starting Sept. 29. 

Graduate Program Brochure 

Requirements for Doctoral Degree in Sociology


Graduate Student Awards and Achievements