Section on Sociological Practice and Public Sociology

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Mission Statement

The purpose of the Section on Sociological Practice and Public Sociology is to advance sociologically-informed research and practice, to further public discussion of sociological issues, and to promote the use of sociology to inform public policy.

Section Officers 2015-2016

Chair: Chloe E. Bird, RAND
Chair-Elect: Kimberly Fox, Bridgewater State University
Past Chair: Laura Nichols, Santa Clara University
Secretary/Treasurer: Jennifer J Nargang Chernega, Winona State University 2017

Section Council

Melissa S. Fry, Indiana University Southeast 2016
Kathleen C. Oberlin, Indiana University 2016
Dennis P. Watson, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis 2016
Maryann Mason, Northwestern University 2017
Harry Perlstadt, Michigan State University 2017
Carey L. Sargent, Occidental College 2017
Dmitry Khodyakov, RAND 2018
Kathleen Odell Korgen, William Paterson University 2018
Gregory D. Squires, George Washington University 2018