News and Events

Moving on Up

New faculty member, Dr. Joseph Gibbons was recently featured in a SDSU NewsCenter article titled, Moving on Up.

Mobilization Turns Twenty

Mobilization is the leading journal of research in collective action, social movements, and contentious politics. Founded in 1996 by Professor Hank Johnston, the journal celebrates it's 20th anniversary.


Wage Theft, Time Theft, and Discrimination in San Diego County Restaurant Jobs

Dr. Jill Esbenshade's report on wage theft and San Diego County Restaurant Workers is released.


New Faculty

The department would like to welcome its new tenure-track hires: Audrey Beck and Joseph Gibbons as well as its new lecturers: Tiffany Ulmer and Jennifer Tillman.


Learn more by visiting our News and Events page.

Important Links

  • Mobilization
    The department publishes Mobilization: An International Quarterly, a leading research journal in social movements and protest.
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  • Alpha Kappa Delta
    Alpha Kappa Delta
    Alpha Kappa Delta (AKD) is an internationally recognized honor society that is open to all students.
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