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Call for Nominations – 2014 Global and Transnational Sociology ASA Section Awards!

Nominations (including self nominations) are now being accepted for the 2014 Global and Transnational Sociology awards. The deadline for all nominations is March 1st 2014, and the winners will be announced at the section reception in San Francisco. The awards are described below.

 

(1) Best Scholarly Article Award

The Global and Transnational Sociology Section solicits nominations (self-nominations also encouraged)for the 2014 Best Scholarly Article Award, recognizing an outstanding article published in 2012 or 2013in the area of Global and Transnational Sociology. When nominating an article, include a brief (one pageor less) comment on its contributions to the field. The nominations deadline – and only sectionmembers may submit nominations — is March 1, 2014.
Please email materials, including the article itself, to the Best Scholarly Article committee at:

Maria Charles <mcharles@soc.ucsb.edu> (committee chair)
Michael Mann <mmann@soc.ucla.edu>
Klaus Weber <klausweber@kellogg.northwestern.edu>
Cheol-Sung Lee <chslee@uchicago.edu>

 

(2) Best Scholarly Book Award


The Global and Transnational Sociology Section solicits nominations (self-nominations also encouraged)for the 2014 Best Scholarly Book Award, recognizing an outstanding book published in 2012 or 2013 inthe area of Global and Transnational Sociology. The nominations deadline – and only section members may submit nominations — is March 1, 2014. For more information, contact committee chair Prof. Ann Shola Orloff <a-orloff@northwestern.edu>. Please send a copy (or ask your publisher to send copies) of the book to each of the 4 members of the committee:

Professor Ann Shola Orloff (committee chair)
Northwestern University
Department of Sociology
1810 Chicago Ave.
Evanston IL 60208

Professor John Boli
Department of Sociology
1555 Dickey Dr
Emory University
Atlanta, GA 30322

Professor Peggy Levitt
48 Oxbow Road
Concord, MA 01742

Professor Julian Go
Department of Sociology
Boston University
96 Cummington Mall
Boston, MA 02215

3) Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award


The Global and Transnational Sociology Section invites nominations, including self-nominations, for the 2014 Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award, recognizing an outstanding paper, published or unpublished, in the area of Global and Transnational Sociology. The author must be a graduate student who has not received the PhD by March 1, 2014. Only section members may submit nominations. For co-authored papers, all authors must be graduate students. Letters of nomination are not required.Electronic copies of the paper should be sent no later than March 1, 2014 to all four members of theAward Committee (listed below). Please direct any inquiries to the Chair, Ann Hironaka <hironaka@uci.edu>.

Ann Hironaka <hironaka@uci.edu> (committee chair)
Joseph Conti <jconti@ssc.wisc.edu>
Nicolette Manglos <Nicolette.D.Manglos.1@nd.edu>
Kristin Surak <kristin.surak@gmail.com>

4) Outstanding Scholarly Publication by an International Scholar Award: Best Book


The Global and Transnational Sociology Section solicits nominations for the 2014 Award for Outstanding Scholarly Publication by an International Scholar. This year the award will recognize an outstanding book published between 2011 and 2013 in the area of Global and Transnational Sociology. The author or authors must not be resident in the United States. Only section members may submit nominations;self-nominations are encouraged. Given the difficulty of mailing books around the globe, electronic copies of books (or page proofs) are also welcome. No nominating letter is required, but please let all the committee members know if a book is on the way. The nominations deadline is March 1, 2014. [Ifyou wish to nominate a book but cannot arrange to scan it or to send multiple copies, please contact the committee chair, Pertti Alasuutari <pertti.alasuutari@uta.fi>, and the section chair, Ann Swidler<swidler@berkeley.edu>, as soon as possible. We will try to arrange to circulate the book to the Committee.


Mail (or e-mail) the book to the entire committee:
Professor Pertti Alasuutari <pertti.alasuutari@uta.fi> (committee chair)
PINNI B3025
33014 University of Tampere
Finland

Professor Gili S. Drori <gili.drori@mail.huji.ac.il>
Department of Sociology and Anthropology
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Mt Scopus Campus
Jerusalem 91905
Israel

Professor Michael D. Kennedy <michael_kennedy@brown.edu>
Sociology, Box 1916, Maxcy Hall
Brown University
112 George Street
Providence, RI 02912
U.S.A.


Don’t delay. Send in your materials right away.

 

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