The Section on the Sociology of Development
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Mission Statement

The Sociology of Development Section of ASA promotes work in sociology on the causes and effects of development. We support work in all geographical regions including the United States, other advanced industrial nations and the Global South. We are open to work of all theoretical orientations and all methodological orientations. Both theoretical and applied work is welcome.

Section Officers, 2014-2015

Chair Rae Lesser Blumberg, University of Virginia
Chair-Elect David L. Brown, Cornell University
Past ChairJames Mahoney, Northwestern University
Secretary/Treasurer Brendan Mullan, Michigan State University 2015

Section Council

Matthew R. Sanderson, Kansas State University 2015
Matthias vom Hau, Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internacionals (IBEI) 2015
Jennifer YJ Hsu, University of Alberta 2016
Andrew K. Jorgenson, University of Utah 2016
Manisha Desai, University of Connecticut 2017
Wendy Wolford, Cornell University 2017
Webmaster: Bernie White, Syracuse
Facebook Master: Jennifer Keahey, Colorado State (Page Under Construction)
Newsletter Editor: Mike Sobocinski, Michigan State University