Welcome Senior Thesis Writers!

This website contains resources to assist you with conducting research and writing your senior thesis in the Sociology department.

Note that the first meeting of Sociology 99 will be held on FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1 from 12:00-1:30 in William James Hall room 501. Come hungry, as pizza will be served!


Writing Resources

The Sociology Department has a Departmental Writing Fellow who can help you with your senior thesis. The 2017-18 DWF is Charlotte Lloyd. You can schedule an appointment using this web form.

The Harvard College Writing Program offers writing tutors for senior thesis writers. Check out their website for more information.

Also check out Harvard's Guide to Writing with Sources and the ASA Style Guide.


Methods Resources

For qualitative data analysis issues, see the "Resources for Research" tab. You can also contact the Qualitative Advisor for 2017-2018 (TBD).

Departmental resources

Sociology department website for thesis writers

Scheduling Strategies

Scheduling strategies for staying on track


Soc 99 Syllabus Fall 2016-2017

Library Resources

Library Search