American Sociological Association

Section on Animals and Society

Animals Section Scholarship Awards

Jane Goodall Award for Graduate Student Scholarship

The Animals & Society section announces its call for nominations for the 2019 Jane Goodall Award for Graduate Student Scholarship. Papers may be empirical or theoretical, and they may address any aspect of animals and society. To be eligible, a paper must be authored by a current graduate student (or students). Unpublished and published papers, as well as those which have been presented at a professional meeting, are eligible. There is no page limit. When submitting your paper, please include a brief letter from your adviser certifying your graduate student status. Self-nominations are permitted; please include full contact information for yourself and the nominee.

Send nominations to committee chair, Carol Thompson: c.thompson@tcu.edu

The deadline for submitting nominations is March 1st, 2019 


Award for Distinguished Scholarship

The Animals & Society section announces its call for nominations for the 2019 Distinguished Scholarship Award. The award will be given for distinguished scholarship in the form of an article to an author(s) whose work makes a significant empirical or theoretical contribution to the sociological understanding of animals and society. The article must have been published within the calendar years of 2017 or 2018. To nominate an article, please provide a PDF of the article, full citation information, and a letter outlining why you believe this work makes a substantial contribution to the field. Self-nominations are permitted; please include full contact information for yourself and the nominee.

Send nominations to committee chair, Carol Thompson: c.thompson@tcu.edu

The deadline for submitting nominations is March 1st, 2019

 

The Clifton Bryant Animals & Society Course Award

The ASA Section on Animals & Society seeks nominations for the 2019 Award for Outstanding Course on Animals & Society. To nominate someone, please send a letter to the Awards Committee indicating their name, their current curriculum vitae, a copy of the course syllabus, and a discussion of the nominee’s distinguished contributions to undergraduate and/or graduate understandings of animals and society. Self-nominations are permitted; please include full contact information for yourself and the nominee.

Send nominations to committee chair, Carol Thompson: c.thompson@tcu.edu

The deadline for submitting nominations is March 1st, 2019