American Sociological Association

Environmental Sociology

The purpose of the Section on Environmental Sociology is to promote sociological research and professional activity in relation to environmental and technological issues. The term "environment" is understood to encompass both the natural and built environment. The term "technology" is to be understood to include the origins and consequences of technology, sociological aspects of technological risk and assessment, the impacts of technology on social behavior, organization, and environment.


Section Officers & Council


Section Memb Cmte Chair: Kerry Ard, Ohio State University 2019
Student Representative: Jordan Fox Besek, State University of New York at Buffalo 2018
Policy and Research Committee Chair: Alissa Cordner, Whitman College 2018
Section Nominations Committee Chair: Brian J. Gareau, Boston College 2018
Section Treasurer: Lori M. Hunter, University of Colorado, Boulder 2020
Past Chair: Andrew K. Jorgenson, Boston College 2018
Section Memb Cmte Chair: Aya Hirata Kimura, University of Hawaii-Manoa 2018
Chair: Tammy L. Lewis, CUNY-Brooklyn College 2018
Section Secretary: Brian Mayer, University of Arizona 2018
Section Teaching Cmte Chair: Erica Morrell, Middlebury College 2019
Chair-Elect: Kari Marie Norgaard, University of Oregon 2018

Section Council

K. Animashaun Ducre, Syracuse University 2018

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