The Pandemic in Policy, Practice and Politics is a monthly webinar series that examines the current Coronavirus pandemic through the lens of the social sciences. Join us to explore the way the pandemic is affecting everything from public health and public finances to political campaigns and more.
Dr. Malek Ahmadi’s talk will be a sociological examination of the virus, its spread, and confirmation bias given the media’s portrayal of the pandemic.
Please install Microsoft TEAMS onto your computer or mobile device prior to the designated meeting day/time to be ready for the meeting. Instructions on how to install MS TEAMS can be found at utdallas.edu/oit/howto/microsoft-teams/.
- Will the Economic Crisis Torpedo Trump’s Re-Election Prospects?
Dr. Harold Clarke, Ashbel Smith Professor of Political Science
June 25, 2020
- We’re Not All in This Together: A Sociological Look at the Coronavirus
Dr. John Malek-Ahmadi, Assistant Professor of Instruction of Sociology
July 29, 2020