Photo of Cassi Pittman Claytor with a bookshelf behind her

Sociology’s Cassi Pittman Claytor recognized by Association of Black Sociologists

Cassi Pittman Claytor, associate professor in the Department of Sociology, was recently awarded the A. Wade Smith Award for Teaching, Mentoring, and Service from the Association of Black Sociologists. 

Pittman Claytor was selected as a result of her work helping African American individuals launch their careers, which is often challenging due to a dearth of mentors to assist them in navigating the institution. 

Read more about the award.