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Candidates for 2011 ASA Election

The American Sociological Association is pleased to announce the slate of candidates for ASA Officers, Committee on Committees, Committee on Nominations, and Committee on Publications. Voting will begin in late April and will continue throughout May. The candidates are:

President-Elect:

Cecilia Ridgeway, Stanford University
Rogelio Saenz,  Texas A & M University


Vice President-Elect:

Jennifer Glass, University of Iowa
Min Zhou, University of California, Los Angeles

Council Members-at-Large:

Members may vote for up to four candidates. The four candidates receiving the most votes will join the ASA Council.
Vilna Bashi-Treitler, CUNY - Baruch College
David Brunsma, University of Missouri - Colombia
Emilio Castilla,  MIT
David Embrick, Loyola University
Charles Gallagher, La Salle University
Anita Garey, University of Connecticut
Amanda Lewis, Emory University
Monica Prasad,  Northwestern University
Susan Silbey, MIT
Laurel Smith-Doerr, Boston University

Committee on Publications:

Members may vote for up to two candidates. The two candidates receiving the most votes will join the committee.
Marlese Durr, Wright State University
James Jasper, Graduate Center CUNY
Bandana Purkayastha, University of Connecticut
Steve Vallas, Northeastern University

Committee on Nominations:

Members may vote for up to six candidates. The six candidates receiving the most votes will join the committee.
Elizabeth Armstrong, University of Michigan
Susan Bell, Bowdoin College
Rebecca Clark,  National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Michael Flaherty, Eckerd College
Ted Gerber, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Neil Gross, University of British Columbia
Lynne Haney, New York University
John Iceland, Penn State University
Guilleramina Jasso, New York University
Karyn Lacy, University of Michigan
Mignon Moore, University of California, Los Angeles
Edward Murguia, Texas A&M University
Karen Pyke, University of California - Riverside
Jen'nan Read, Duke University
Hung Cam Thai, Pamona College


Committee on Committees

Members-at-Large:
Members may vote for up to two candidates. The two candidates receiving the most votes will join the committee as at large members.
Linda Blum, Northeastern University
Daniel Chambliss, Hamilton College
Carla Goar, Kent State University
Alya Guseva, Boston University
Ann Morning, New York University
David Shulman, Lafayette College

Two-year degree granting institutions:
Members may vote for one candidate. The candidate receiving the most votes will join the committee as members representing two-year schools.
Amanda Damarin, Georgia Perimeter College
Cenate Pruitt, Gainesville State College
Crystal Starr, Jackson Community College

MA-Granting Institutions:
Members may vote for one candidate. The candidate receiving the most votes will join the committee as members representing MA and 4-year schools.
Fred Kniss, Eastern Mennonite University
Jyoti Puri, Simmons College

The elected members of the Committee on Nominations prepared most of the slates of candidates for the 2011 election; the slate of candidates for the Committee on Nominations was prepared by Members-at-Large of the ASA Council. In order to be eligible to vote in the 2011 election, you must renew your membership by March 31. If you have any questions about the slate of candidates or the petition process, e-mail governance@asanet.org or call (202) 383-9005.