History of Sociology Call for Awards Nomination

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History of Sociology Section Graduate Student Prize

This award recognizes excellence in graduate student research in the field of history of sociology. Students who were actively enrolled (full- or part-time) in a graduate sociology program as of December 15, 2015 may submit one scholarly paper for consideration for this award. The submission may be an unpublished manuscript, an article submitted or accepted for publication, or a single chapter of a thesis or dissertation, and should address a theoretical or empirical problem central to the history of sociology. Members of the current award committee are ineligible for the award. The paper, along with a cover letter, must be submitted by email to all the five members of the committee no later than March 15, 2016. Nominees will be notified of the committee's decision at the beginning of May 2016.

Members of the committee this year are:

Anne Eisenberg, SUNY Geneseo, eisenber@geneseo.edu [chair]
Terri LeMoyne, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga,
Terri-Lemoyne@utc.edu
Eleanor Miller, University of Vermont, emmiller@uvm.edu
Chris Prendergast, Illinois Wesleyan University, cprender@iwu.edu
Jeff Stepnisky, MacEwan University, stepniskyj@macewan.ca

 

History of Sociology Section Lifetime Achievement Award

This award recognizes sociologists who have made outstanding contributions to the history of sociology throughout their career, or who have made ground breaking innovations or produced significant bodies of scholarly work in the history of sociology. Nominees must be sociologists. Letters of nomination should highlight the nominee's outstanding innovation(s), career, and contributions to the history of sociology. Self-nominations are welcome if accompanied by a letter of support from another member of ASA. Members of the current Lifetime Achievement Award Committee are ineligible for the award. To nominate an individual, send a nomination letter, the nominee's cv, and samples of the nominee's work by email to all three members of the award committee (see below). Nominations must arrive no later than March 15, 2016. Nominees will be notified of the committee's decision at the beginning of May 2016.

Members of the committee this year are:

David Norman Smith, University of Kansas, emerald@ku.edu [chair]
Silvia Pedraza, University of Michigan,
spedraza@umich.edu
Giuseppe Sciortino, University of Trento, giuseppe.sciortino@unitn.it

 

History of Sociology Section Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award

This award recognizes sociologists who have made significant contributions to the history of sociology. In 2016, only books or articles published in 2014 or 2015 are eligible. The author(s) must be sociologists. All texts submitted for consideration should be accompanied by a letter of nomination highlighting the article’s contribution. Self-nominations are welcome if accompanied by a letter of support from another member of ASA. Members of the current Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award committee are not eligible for this award. Nominations of articles should be sent by email to all members of the awards committee. Arrangements should be made to send each member of the committee a copy of the book by mail. Nominations must be received no later than March 15, 2016. Nominees will be notified of the committee's decision at the beginning of May 2016.

Members of the committee this year are:

Hans Bakker, University of Guelph, hbakker@uoguelph.ca  [chair]

James Chriss, Cleveland State University, j.chriss@csuohio.edu

Valerie Haines, University of Calgary, haines@ucalgary.ca

 

 

 

 

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