American Sociological Association

Leadership

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.  

2018-2019 ASA Council

Officers

President: Mary Romero, Arizona State University
President-Elect: Christine Williams, University of Texas-Austin
Vice President: Grace Kao, Yale University
Vice President-Elect: Joya Misra, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Past-Vice President: Christopher Uggen, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Past-President: Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, Duke University
Secretary: David T. Takeuchi, Boston College (2019)
Secretary-Elect: Nancy López, University of New Mexico
Executive Officer: Nancy Kidd

At-Large Members

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)
Kelly H. Chong, University of Kansas (2021)
Wendy Leo Moore, Texas A&M University (2021)
Jennifer Reich, University of Colorado-Denver (2021)
Sara Shostak, Brandeis University (2021)

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