American Sociological Association

Section on Education

Awards Information

NOTE: The deadline for all award nominations is February 1, 2017. See the Winter 2017 Newsletter for details.

 

Call for 2017 ASA Sociology of Education Awards

 

 

The Sociology of Education David Lee Stevenson Award for Outstanding Graduate Student Paper

This award is for the outstanding graduate student paper in the field of sociology of education in 2015 or 2016. The author (or first author) must be a graduate student at the time of submission for the award, and all authors must have been graduate students when the paper was written. The paper may be unpublished, under review, accepted, forthcoming, or published (in 2015 or 2016). Please send a letter of nomination and an electronic copy of the nominated paper to the Award Committee Chair Karly Ford, ksf16@psu.edu. The deadline for nominations is February 1, 2017.

 

The Sociology of Education James Coleman Award for Outstanding Article

This award is for the outstanding article in the field of sociology of education published in 2015 or 2016. Please send a letter of nomination and an electronic copy of the nominated article to Award Committee Chair Jennifer Jennings, jj73@nyu.edu. The deadline for nominations is February 1, 2017.

 

The Doris Entwisle Early Career Award in the field of sociology of education

The Doris Entwisle award recognizes a member of the Sociology of Education section who is no more than five years since PhD at the time of nomination, and who has made outstanding scholarly contributions to the sociology of education field.  The early career award alternates every other year with the Willard Waller lifetime achievement award. Please send an electronic version of the nominee’s CV and a letter of nomination to Award Committee Chair Karolyn Tyson, kdtyson@email.unc.edu. The deadline for nominations is February 1, 2017.

 

The Sociology of Education Pierre Bourdieu Award for Outstanding Book

This award is for the best book in the Sociology of Education published in 2015 or 2016. Please send a letter of nomination and copies of the book (either print version or PDF) to all committee members at the addresses listed below. Any questions regarding the award should be directed to the Award Committee Chair, Josipa Roksa, jr3hu@virginia.edu. The deadline for nominations is February 1, 2017.

 

The Pierre Bourdieu Award Committee is comprised of four members:

 

Josipa Roksa

Associate Professor of Sociology and Education

University of Virginia

P.O. Box 400766

Charlottesville, VA 22904

jr3hu@virginia.edu

 

Elizabeth A. Armstrong

Professor of Sociology and Organizational Studies

University of Michigan

500 S. State

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

elarmstr@umich.edu

 

James E. Rosenbaum

Professor of Sociology, Education and Social Policy

Institute for Policy Research

Northwestern University

2040 Sheridan Rd.

Evanston, IL 60208

j-rosenbaum@northwestern.edu

 

Lisa M. Stulberg
Associate Professor, Sociology of Education
Dept. of Humanities and Social Sciences in the Professions
Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
New York University
246 Greene Street, 3rd floor
New York, NY 10003
lisa.stulberg@nyu.edu

 

Please note that all nominees must be registered members of the ASA to be considered for section awards.