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Institute of Sociology was established in 1980. Based on research of applied sociology, Institute of Sociology focuses on research of the major theoretical and practical issues occurring during social development of China, investigates the actual conditions of social development, and seeks the routes and policies of social development. It lays stress on integration of theories and practices, in order to promote localization and practical application of sociological theories on the basis of investigation and empirical research. 

Institute of Sociology has 29 in-service staff, including 5 professors, 5 associate professors. Among them, 11 are female researchers. It has 6 research offices and 1 editorial office. In 2010, the social development leading group of Shanghai municipal government and Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences jointly established the social development research base of Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, in order to enhance research on social development of Shanghai and serve Shanghai municipal government.

Institute of Sociology has made extensive communication and cooperation with the domestic and foreign academic institutions, and has made a lot of fruitful cooperation with both domestic and foreign scholars on population and environment, family and gender, social structure and stratification, housing and urbanization, quality of urban life, social security, deviant behaviors and control, and so on. By taking advantage of sociological theories in the world, Institute of Sociology promotes theoretical development of sociology, makes efforts for internationalization of sociology research of China, and has earned reputation in professional social investigations and cross-culture comparative research over the years.

 

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