Section on Education 

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Mission Statement

The purpose of the Section on Sociology of Education is to foster the development of this aspect of sociology and its application through the study of the ways in which formal schooling influences individuals and the ways society affects educational institutions.

Section Officers 2014-2015

Chair: Amy J. Binder, University of California, San Diego
Chair-Elect:Eric Grodsky, University of Wisconsin
Past Chair: Douglas B. Downey, Ohio State University
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Ruth N. Lopez, Turley Rice University 2017

Section Council

Irenee R. Beattie, University of California, Merced 2015
Kimberly Ann Goyette, Temple University 2015
Jennie E. Brand, University of California - Los Angeles 2016
Grace Kao, University of Pennsylvania 2016
Hyunjoon Park, University of Pennsylvania 2017
Jenny M. Stuber, University of North Florida 2017

Student Representatives

S. Michael Gaddis, University of Michigan 2015
April Sutton, University of Texas-Austin 2016
Daniel Rudel, Indiana University 2017