American Sociological Association

Community and Urban Sociology

Members of the Section on Community and Urban Sociology explore new social theory and develop empirical research on groups living, working, and communicating across geographical boundaries, including cities, suburbs, and rural areas, as well as electronic communities and other spaces.

Section Officers & Council


Chair: Miriam Greenberg, University of California-Santa Cruz 2018
Publications Committee: Robert M. Adelman, State University of New York-Buffalo 2020
Publications Committee: Japonica Brown-Saracino, Boston University 2020
Chair-Elect: Rachel E. Dwyer, Ohio State University 2018
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Mary J. Fischer, University of Connecticut 2020
Mentorship Committee Member: Albert S. Fu, Kutztown University 2019
Publications Committee: Nikki Jones, Univ of California, Berkeley 2018
Publications Committee: Heather MacIndoe, University of Massachusetts Boston 2019
Mentorship Committee Member: Emily T. Molina, Brooklyn College - City University of New York 2019
Past Chair: Deirdre Aine Oakley, Georgia State University 2018
Publications Committee: Richard E. Ocejo, John Jay College and the Graduate Center, CUNY 2019
Publications Committee: Ann Owens, University of Southern California 2018
Section Memb Cmte Chair: Victoria Reyes, University of California, Riverside 2020
Student Representative: Emily Helen Yen, UCLA 2018

Section Council

Ernesto CastaƱeda, American University 2020
Andrew Deener, University of Connecticut 2018
Bruce D. Haynes, University of California- Davis 2019
LaShawnDa L. Pittman, University of Washington 2020
Elena Vesselinov, Queens College, City University of New York 2019
Rachael A. Woldoff, West Virginia University 2018

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