Economic Sociology Call for Awards Nominees Statement


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The Economic Sociology Section's Ronald Burt Outstanding Student Paper Award

Deadline: 3/1/2016

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2016 Ronald Burt Outstanding Student Paper Award for a paper written by a graduate student in the field of economic sociology. Papers may be either published or unpublished, but must have been authored by students who have not received their Ph.D. by March 1, 2016. Students are encouraged to nominate their own work. Letters of nomination are not required. Papers co-authored with faculty are not eligible for the Burt award. Electronic copies of the paper should be sent no later than March 1, 2016 to all members of the Burt Award Committee (listed below). Please direct any inquiries to Chair Kieran Healy.

Committee:
Kieran Healy, Duke, kjhealy@soc.duke.edu
Basak Kus, Wesleyan, bkus@wesleyan.edu
Daniel DellaPosta, Cornell, djd264@cornell.edu

The Economic Sociology Section's Mark Granovetter Prize for Best Article

Deadline: 3/1/2016

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2016 Granovetter Prize for an outstanding article published in the field of economic sociology. Eligible publications must have a 2014 or 2015 publication date. Authors are encouraged to nominate their own work. Letters of nomination are not required. Stand-alone chapters from edited volumes are eligible for this award. An electronic copy should be sent no later than March 1, 2016 to all members of the Granovetter Award Committee. Please direct any inquiries to Chair Emily Barman.

Committee:
"Emily Barman (Chair), Boston University, eabarman@bu.edu
Rachel Dwyer, Ohio State University, dwyer.46@osu.edu
Andras Tilcsik, University of Toronto, andras.tilcsik@rotman.utoronto.ca
Frederick Wherry, Yale, frederick.wherry@yale.edu

The Economic Sociology Section's Viviana Zelizer Award for Best Book

Deadline: 3/1/2016

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2016 Zelizer Award for an outstanding book published in the field of economic sociology. Eligible books must have a 2014 or 2015 publication date. Authors are welcome to nominate their own work. To nominate a book, please send a copy of the book to all four committee members listed below by March 1, 2016. Letters of nomination are not required from ASA members. Publishers who wish to submit a book for consideration must include a nomination letter that states how the book contributes to economic sociology. Please direct any inquiries to Chair Akos Rona-Tas (aronatas@ucsd.edu)

Committee:
Akos Rona-Tas (Chair)
Department of Sociology University of California, San Diego
Social Science Building, Room 401
9500 Gilman Drive #0533
La Jolla, CA 92093-0533

Dani Lainer-Vos
Department of Sociology
University of Southern California
851 Downey Way,
Hazel Stanley Hall 314
Los Angeles, CA 90089-1059

Ashley Mears
Department of Sociology Boston University
100 Cummington Mall
Boston, MA 02215

Paromita Sanyal
Department of Sociology
Florida State University
526 Bellamy Building
113 Collegiate Loop
PO Box 3062270
Tallahassee, FL 32306-2270

 

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