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: Deirdre Aine Oakley, Georgia State University 2017
Past Chair: Kevin Fox Gotham, Tulane University 2017
Chair-Elect: Miriam Greenberg, University of California Santa Cruz 2017
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Jacob S. Rugh, Brigham Young University 2017
Student Representative: Simone Alexandra Kolysh, The CUNY Graduate Center 2017
Publications Committee: Chenoa Flippen, University of Pennsylvania 2017
Publications Committee: Heather MacIndoe, University of Massachusetts Boston 2019
Publications Committee: Nikki Jones, Univ of California, Berkeley 2018
Publications Committee: Yuki Kato, Georgetown University 2017
Publications Committee: Richard E. Ocejo, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY 2019
Publications Committee: Ann Owens, University of Southern California 2018
Mentorship Committee Member: Albert S. Fu, Kutztown University 2019
Mentorship Committee Member: Emily T. Molina, Brooklyn College - City University of New York 2019

Section Council

Bruce D. Haynes, University of California- Davis 2019
Elena Vesselinov, Queens College, City University of New York 2019
Nicole P. Marwell, University of Chicago 2017
Rachael A. Woldoff, West Virginia University 2018
Michael D.M. Bader, American University 2017
Andrew Deener, University of Connecticut 2018
Kate Cairns, Rutgers University 2019

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