American Sociological Association

Race, Gender, and Class

The purpose of the Section on Race, Gender, and Class is to support research, teaching and practice that examines the interactive effects of race, gender, and class phenomena, and a curriculum which underscores the centrality of race, gender, and class in society and in sociological analysis.

Section Officers & Council


Chair: Juan J. Battle, CUNY Graduate Center 2018
Chair-Elect: Elizabeth A. Armstrong, University of Michigan 2018
Past Chair: Nancy A. Naples, University of Connecticut 2018
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Vrushali Patil, Florida International University 2020
Student Representative: Maria D. Duenas, University of California, Merced 2018

Section Council

Irene Browne, Emory University 2018
Rachelle Jeneane Brunn-Bevel, Fairfield University 2018
Hae Yeon Choo, University of Toronto 2019
Rashawn Ray, University of Maryland 2019
Nicholas Vargas, University of Florida 2020
Sharon Yee, Chandler Gilbert Community College 2020

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