Faculty Profiles

Noah Friedkin
Professor
Ph.D., University of Chicago
Research Interests

Areas of interest include social psychology, social networks, mathematical sociology, and formal organizations. Friedkin‚Äôs publications, in the field of structural social psychology, have appeared in the American Sociological Review, American Journal of Sociology, Annual Review of Sociology, Social Psychology Quarterly, Administrative Science Quarterly, Social Forces, and Journal of Mathematical Sociology, among other outlets. His two books are  A Structural Theory of Social Influence (Cambridge University Press, 1998), and Social Influence Network Theory (Cambridge University Press, 2011), with Eugene Johnsen. He has served on the editorial boards of ASR, AJS, SPQ, and JMS. In 2005, he was elected to the Sociological Research Association.

Teaching Areas

Soc 146 Social Movements and Social Networks

Soc 147: Advanced Topics  in Social Psychology

Soc 148:  Social Networks Seminar

Soc 148MA/248MA: Introduction to Social Network Methods

Course Listing

Contact Information

office
Social Sciences and Media Studies Bldg 3316
phone
805-893-2840
office hours
Not teaching Summer