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The UMKC Department of Sociology seeks to provide an intellectually stimulating environment that cultivates curiosity, reflection, open dialogue and critical thinking. Our faculty members routinely engage in research, teaching and public service.

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208 Haag Hall
5120 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110


Department Administration

Shannon Jackson

Department Chair
Email: jacksonsh@umkc.edu
Phone Number: 816-235-2298
Portrait of Maria Olson

Maria Olson

Office Support Assistant
Email: molson@umkc.edu
Phone Number: 816-235-1116

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