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Faculty Associate

Paul J. DiMaggio

Professor of Sociology

118 Wallace Hall
phone: 609-258-1971; fax: 609-258-2180

Paul DiMaggio is Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of Sociology and Research Director of the Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies at the Woodrow Wilson School. He has studied topics ranging from the way in which law and public policy influence the transformation of organizational fields to the relationship between contract and informal social ties in professional and service markets. Currently he is studying legislative debates over "net neutrality" and community wireless in order to understand how legal and political factors shape the development of technology.