Justin Farrell

Associate Professor of Sociology

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Faculty Support

Pablo Montes
203 432-5732


Ph.D. Sociology
University of Notre Dame



Justin Farrell is a professor and author at Yale University. He studies environment, culture, rural inequality, social movements, and elites using a mixture of methods from large-scale computational text analysis, qualitative & ethnographic fieldwork, network science, and machine learning.

His research has been published by Princeton University Press, the Proceedings of the National Academy of SciencesNature Climate Change, the American Sociological ReviewSocial Problems, among others, and funded by the Environmental Protection Agency and the National Science Foundation (NSF CAREER). His books and articles have won national awards from the American Sociological Association, American Library Association, used on the floor of the U.S. Senate, and covered by major media outlets such as The Economist, Washington Post, HBO, WIRED, Bloomberg, and the Financial Times.

See website for more info:  JustinFarrell.org



Course Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Fall Spring
Data Science for Social Research: An Introduction
W - 4:00-6:50pm
Environment, Culture, Morality, and Politics
Th - 9:00-11:50