Section on Environment and Technology

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Mission Statement

The purpose of the Section on Environment and Technology is to promote sociological research and professional activity in relation to environmental and technological issues. The term "environment" is understood to encompass both the natural and built environment. The term "technology" is to be understood to include the origins and consequences of technology, sociological aspects of technological risk and assessment, the impacts of technology on social behavior, organization, and environment.

Section Officers 2013-2014

Chair:  Richard F. York University of Oregon 2014
Chair-Elect: Lori Peek Colorado State University 2014
Past Chair: Dorceta E. Taylor University of Michigan 2014
Secretary: Damayanti Banerjee University of Tennessee-Knoxville 2014
Treasurer: Steven R. Brechin Syracuse University 2015
Policy and Research Committee Chair: Sabrina McCormick George Washington University 2014
Legacy Chair: Sandra T. Marquart-Pyatt Michigan State University 2015
Membership Committee Chair: Jason Konefal Sam Houston State University 2015
Nominations Committee Chair: Kari Marie Norgaard University of Oregon 2014
Publications Committee Chair: Tamara L. Mix Oklahoma State University 2014
Teaching Committee Chair: Shannon Elizabeth Bell University of Kentucky 2015
At Large Council Member: Rebecca J. Clausen Fort Lewis College 2014
Student Representative: Alissa Cordner Whitman College 2014