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History of Sociology Call for Awards Nomination

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History of Sociology Section Graduate Student Prize

This award recognizes excellence in graduate student research in the field of history of sociology. Students who were actively enrolled (full- or part-time) in a graduate sociology program as of December 15, 2014 may submit one scholarly paper for consideration for this award. The submission may be an unpublished manuscript, an article submitted or accepted for publication, or a single chapter of a thesis or dissertation, and should address a theoretical or empirical problem central to the history of sociology. Members of the current award committee are ineligible for the award. The paper, along with a cover letter, must be submitted by email to all the members of the committee no later than March 15, 2015. Nominees will be notified of the committee's decision at the beginning of May 2015.

Members of the committee this year are:

Lawrence T Nichols, West Virginia University [chair] email: larry.nichols@wvu.edu

Anthony J Blasi, Visiting Professor, University of Texas at San Antonio. Email: ablasi@clear.net

Kim de Laat, University of Toronto [graduate student]: email: kim.delaat@gmail.com

Cedric de Leon, Providence College, RI   email: cdeleon@providence.edu

Laura Ford, Baldry Center for Law and Social Policy, University of Buffalo [postdoc]: email: lrf23@cornell.edu

 

History of Sociology Section Lifetime Achievement Award

This award recognizes sociologists who have made outstanding contributions to the history of sociology throughout their career, or who have made ground breaking innovations or produced significant bodies of scholarly work in the history of sociology. Nominees must be sociologists. Letters of nomination should highlight the nominee's outstanding innovation(s), career, and contributions to the history of sociology. Self-nominations are welcome if accompanied by a letter of support from another member of ASA. Members of the current Lifetime Achievement Award Committee are ineligible for the award. To nominate an individual, send a nomination letter, the nominee's cv, and samples of the nominee's work by email to all three members of the award committee (see below). Nominations must arrive no later than March 15, 2015. Nominees will be notified of the committee's decision at the beginning of May 2015.

 

Members of the committee this year are:

Grégoire Mallard, Graduate Institute for International and Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland  [chair]  email: gregoire.mallard@graduateinstitute.ch

Donald N. Levine, University of Chicago   email: dlok@uchicago.edu

Edward A. Tiryakian, Duke University   email:  durkhm@soc.duke.edu

 

History of Sociology Section Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award

This award honours sociologists who have made significant contributions to the history of sociology. In 2015, only articles published in 2013 or 2014 are eligible. The author(s) must be sociologists. All texts submitted for consideration should be accompanied by a letter of nomination highlighting the article’s contribution. Self-nominations are welcome if accompanied by a letter of support from another member of ASA. Members of the current Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award committee are not eligible for this award. Nominations of articles should be sent by email to all members of the awards committee. Nominations must be received no later than March 15, 2015. Nominees will be notified of the committee's decision at the beginning of May 2015.

Members of the committee this year are:

Jennifer Platt, University of Sussex, UK [chair] email: j.platt@sussex.ac.uk

Christian Fleck, University of Graz, Austria   email: christian.fleck@uni-graz.at

Marcus A. Hunter. UCLA  email:  hunter@soc.ucla.edu

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL NOMINEES MUST BE REGISTERED MEMBERS OF THE ASA
TO BE CONSIDERED FOR SECTION AWARDS