About Us

Sociologists for Women in Society is a nonprofit professional feminist organization dedicated to:

1. Encouraging the development of sociological feminist theory and scholarship

2. Transforming the academy through feminist leadershipcareer development, and institutional diversity

3. Promoting social justice through local, national, and international activism

4. Supporting the publication and dissemination of cutting edge feminist social science 

We invite you to explore our website and learn more about us. We have an extensive collection of research and resources exploring a wide variety of topics on women including our Fact Sheets. You can get involved and become a member of SWS. Check out the benefits of membership such as a subscription to our journal Gender & Society, attendance at our meetings and much more!