American Sociological Association


ASA is led by dedicated professionals who volunteer their time to advance the goals and objectives of the association. The ASA Council is the primary governing body and is responsible for the formulation of policy and general direction of the affairs of the Association. The Council appoints committees, establishes criteria for the various categories of membership, sets dues, and sets meeting dates and locations of the membership.  The Council is composed of nineteen members which includes seven ex-officio members and twelve members elected at-large.  

2017-2018 ASA Council


President: Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, Duke University
President-Elect: Mary Romero, Arizona State University
Vice President: Christopher Uggen, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Vice President-Elect: Grace Kao, Yale University
Past-Vice President: Kathleen Gerson, New York University
Past-President: Michèle Lamont, Harvard University
Secretary: David T. Takeuchi, Boston College (2019)
Executive Officer: Nancy Kidd

At-Large Members

Mignon R. Moore, Barnard College - Columbia University (2018)
Wendy Ng, San Jose State University (2018)
Daniel F. Chambliss, Hamilton College (2018)
Cynthia Feliciano, University of California - Irvine (2018)
Nina Bandelj, University of California - Irvine (2019)
Mabel Berezin, Cornell University (2019)
Monica McDermott, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2019)
Andrew J. Perrin, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (2019)
Kimberly Ann Goyette, Temple University (2020)
Erin Kelly, MIT (2020)
Zulema Valdez, UC Merced (2020)
Rhys H. Williams (2020)

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