American Sociological Association

Section on Latina/o Sociology

Award for Distinguished Contribution to Research

Year

Name

Affiliation at Time of Award

2017 Stephanie L. Canizales

2015. "American Individualism and the Social Incorporation of Unaccompanied Guatemalan Maya Young Adult in Los Angeles." Ethnic and Racial Studies.

2017 Juan Herrera 2016. "Racialized Illegality: The Regulation of Informal Labor and Space." Latino Studies.
2016 Laura E. Enriquez

2015. “Multigenerational Punishment: Shared Experience of Undocumented Immigration Status within Mixed-Status Families.” Journal of Marriage and Family 77(4): 939-953.

2010 Co.

Jessica Vazquez

Christopher Wetzel

University of Kansas at Lawrence

Stonehill College

2010 Co.

Tomás Jiménez

Stanford University

2009

C. Allison Newby

Julie A. Dowling

New Mexico State University

University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

2008

Tanya Golash-Boza

Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology & Program in American Studies, Universityof Kansas

2007

Cecilia Menjivar

Arizona State University, “Liminal Legality: Salvadoran and Guatemalan Immigrants’ Lives in the United States,” American Journal of Sociology 111 (4):999-1037

2006

   

2005

Rogelio Saenz

Texas A&M University

2004

Edward Murguia

Texas A&M University

2003

Ramiro Martinez

Ricardo Stanton-Salazar

Florida International University

University of Southern California

2002

Not given

 

2001

Clara Rodriquez

Fordham University

2000

Maxine Baca Zinn

Michigan State University

1999

Not given

 

1998

Not given

 

 

Award for Distinguished Contributions to Teaching and Service

Year

Name

Affiliation at Time of Award

2009

   

2008

   

2007

Denise Segura

University of California-Santa Barbara

2006

   

2005

Not given

 

2004

Not given

 

2003

Not given

 

2002

Not given

 

2001

Alfonso Morales

University of Texas, El Paso

2000

Not given

 

1999

Not given

 

1998

Not given

 

 

Cristina Maria Riegos Cristina Maria Riegos Distinguished Student Paper Award

Year

Name

Affiliation at Time of Award

Title

2017 Armand Rene Gutierrez  

"The Determinants of Remittances among the Children of Mexican- and Filipino-American Migrants"

2016 Kevin Estep  

2016.  "Constructing a Language Problem: Status-based Power Devaluation and the Threat of Immigrant Inclusion" Sociological Perspectives

2010

Gladys Garcia-Lopez,

University of California, Santa Barbara

“‘Nunca Te Toman En Cuenta [They never Take You Into Account]’: The Challenge of Inclusion and Strategies for Success of Chicana Attorneys,” published in Gender & Society, October 2008.

2009

Laura Lopez-Sanders

Stanford University

“Trapped at the Bottom: Racialized and Gendered Labor Queues in New Immigrant Destinations.”

2008

Glenda M. Flores,

Department of Sociology, University

of Southern California,

“The Paradox of Race at the

Workplace: Latina Teachers Navigating Racial/Ethnic

Tensions and Opportunities on the Jobs.”

2007

Oscar F. Gil-Garcia,

University of California-Santa Barbara,

“Migration Politics and Human Rights: Redefining the Camera as Collaborative Technology in Transnational Communities,” The International Journal of Technology, Knowledge & Society

2006

Christina A. Sue

University of California-Los Angeles

“Assimilation and Gender in Latino Naming Practices.”

2005

Victor M. Rios

University of California-Berkeley

 

2004

Leisy Abrego

University of California-Los Angeles

 

2003

Rachel Munoz and Natalia Sarkisian

University of Massachusetts

 

2002

Not given

   

2001

Kim M. Loyd

University of Albany

“Latino Nuptial Behavior: Evidence of Ethno-racial Assortative Mating in the United States”

2000

Not given

   

1999

Not given

   

1998

Julie Dowling

University of Texas-Austin

“Split at the Root: The Construction of Ethnic Identity in Persons of Mixed Mexican-American and Anglo Heritage”

1997

Not given

   

1996

Not given

   

1995

Christina Riegos

Brown University

“The Fire Esta Vez”

 

Distinguished Contributions to Scholarship Book Awards

Year

Name

Affiliation at Time of Award

Title

2017

Joanna Dreby

  Everyday Illegal
2016 Co-Winner Leisy Abrego  

Sacrificing Families: Navigating Laws, Labor, and Love Across Borders (Stanford, 2014)

2016 Co-Winner Tanya Golash-Boza  

Deported: Immigrant Policing, Disposable Labor, and Global Capitalism (NYU, 2015)

2010

Jacqueline Hagan

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill,

Migration Miracle: Faith, Hope, and Meaning on the Undocumented Journey published by Harvard University Press in 2008.

2009 Co.

Jose Itzigsohn

 

Encountering American Faultlines: Race, Class, and the Dominican Experience in Providence, Russel Sage Foundation, 2009.

2009 Co.

Edward Telles and Vilma Ortiz

 

Generations of Exclusion: Mexican Americans, Assimilation and Race, Russel Sage Foundation, 2009.

2008 Co.

Robert Courtney Smith,

 

Mexican New York: Transnational Lives of New Immigrants, University of California Press, 2006.

2008 Co.

Milagros Pena, Latina

 

Activists Across Borders, Women's Grassroots Organizing in Mexico and Texas, Duke University Press, 2007.

2008 Co.

Tanya Golash-Boza,

Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology & Program in American Studies, University of Kansas,

“Dropping the Hyphen? Becoming Latino(a)-American through Racialized Assimilation.” Social Forces, 2006.

2007

     

2006

Ana Ramos-Zayas

 

Nationalist Performances: Race, Class, and Space in Puerto Rican Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 2003.

2005

     

2004

Not given

   

2003

Not given

   

2002

Pierette Hondagneu-Sotelo

University of Southern California

Domestica: Immigrant Workers Cleaning and Caring in the Shadow of Alluence

2001

Not given

   

2000

Mary Pardo

California State University

Mexican American Wiomen Activists: Identity and Resistance in Two Communities

 

Julian Samora Distinguished Career Award*

Year

Name

Affiliation at Time of Award

2017

Rubén Rumbaut

University of California-Irvine
2016

Norma Chinchilla

California State University, Long Beach

2010

Cecilia Menijívar

Arizona State University

2009

Silvia Pedraza

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

2008

Edward E. Telles

University of California—Los Angeles

*Changed to Julian Samora Distinguished Career Award in 2009

 

The Section on Latina/Latino Sociology Founder’s Award

Year

Name

Affiliation at Time of Award

2017

Rodolfo Alvarez

University of California-Los Angeles

2016

Jorge Chapa University of Illinois

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