Deadline January 1
The ASA Dissertation Award honors the best PhD dissertation from among those submitted by advisers and mentors in the discipline. Dissertations from PhD recipients with degrees awarded in the current year, will be eligible for consideration for the following year’s award (e.g., PhD recipients with degrees awarded in the 2019 calendar year will be eligible for consideration for the 2020 ASA Dissertation Award.)
Application Deadline: December 15
Applications are invited for the editorships of the American Sociological Review, Social Psychology Quarterly, and Sociological Theory.
The official terms for the new editors (or co-editors) will commence in January 2021 (the editorial transition will begin in summer 2020) and is for a minimum of three years (through December 2023), with a possible extension of up to an additional two years.
ASA acknowledges the generous support of the following individuals, whose recent financial contributions (January 1, 2019 through June 30, 2019) to the association have strengthened our discipline.
The 2019 ASA Member-Get-A-Member campaign was a success, with 43 current ASA members sponsoring 47 new members. Sponsors receive a $10 discount on 2020 member dues for each new member and are entered into a drawing to win a $250 Amazon gift certificate and other prizes. Congratulations to this year’s gift certificate winner, Richard Pitt from Vanderbilt University. The ASA extends its gratitude to all of the sponsors listed below.
A new timeline for reviewing nominations for ASA awards and selecting and honoring winners will be implemented beginning in 2021.
The Carla B. Howery Teaching Enhancement Fund (TEF) is a small grants program of the American Sociological Association. It supports projects that advance the scholarship of teaching and learning within the discipline of sociology. The ASA congratulates the 2019 TEF recipients:
Yasemin Besen-Cassino, Montclair State University, for “Qualitative Research Methods by Example.”