American Sociological Association

Section on Global and Transnational Sociology

Call for Nominations 2016 G&TS Awards

Deadline: March 1, 2016
 
Nominations (including self nominations) are now being accepted for the 2016 Global and Transnational Sociology awards. The deadline for all nominations is March 1, 2016, and the winners will be announced at the ASA annual meeting in Chicago. The awards are described below.
 
(1) Best Scholarly Book Award
 
The Global and Transnational Sociology Section solicits nominations (including self-nominations) for the 2016 Best Scholarly Book Award, recognizing an outstanding book published in 2014 or 2015 in the area of Global and Transnational Sociology. When nominating a book, please include a brief comment (a couple of paragraphs) on its contribution to the global and transnational sociology field. The deadline is March 1, 2016. Please direct any inquiries to the committee chair, Zsuzsa Gille.
 
Please send a copy (or ask the publisher to send copies) of the book and the supporting materials to each of the 4 members of the committee:
 
Zsuzsa Gille (committee chair) - Department of Sociology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 3120 Lincoln Hall, 702 S Wright Street, M/C 454, Urbana, IL 61801
gille@illinois.edu
 
Claire Laurier Decoteau – Department of Sociology, University of Illinois at Chicago, 4112 Behavioral Sciences Building, 1007 West Harrison Street (MC 312), Chicago, Illinois 60607-7140
decoteau@uic.edu
 
Mara Loveman - Department of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley, 466 Barrows Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720
mloveman@berkeley.edu
 
Rachel Schurman - Department of Sociology, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 267 - 19th Ave. South, 909 Soc Sciences Bldg., Minneapolis, MN 55455
schurman@umn.edu
 
(2) Best Scholarly Article Award
 
The Global and Transnational Sociology Section solicits nominations (including self-nominations) for the 2016 Best Scholarly Article Award, recognizing an outstanding article published in 2014 or 2015 in the area of Global and Transnational Sociology. When nominating an article, please include a brief comment (a couple of paragraphs) on its contributions to the global and transnational sociology field. The deadline is March 1, 2016. Please direct any inquiries to the committee chair, Malcolm Fairbrother.
 
Please email an electronic copy of the article and supporting materials to all members of the Best Scholarly Article committee at:
 

3) Best Graduate Student Paper Award
 
The Global and Transnational Sociology Section invites nominations (including self-nominations) for the 2016 Best Graduate Student Paper Award, recognizing an outstanding paper, published or unpublished, in the area of Global and Transnational Sociology. The author must be a graduate student who has not received the PhD by March 1, 2016. For co-authored papers, all authors must be graduate students. When nominating an article, please include a brief comment (a couple of paragraphs) on its contributions to the global and transnational sociology field. The deadline is March 1, 2016. Please direct any inquiries to the committee chair, Erik Larson.
 
Please email an electronic copy of the paper to all members of the Best Graduate Student Paper Award Committee at:
 

4) Best Publication (Book) by an International Scholar Award
 
The Global and Transnational Sociology Section solicits nominations (including self-nominations) for the 2016 Award for Best Publication by an International Scholar. The award will recognize an outstanding book published in 2014 or 2015 in the area of Global and Transnational Sociology. The author or authors must not be resident in the United States. When nominating a book, please include a brief comment (a couple of paragraphs) on its contribution to the global and transnational sociology field. The deadline is March 1, 2016. Please direct any inquiries to the committee chair, LaDwan Haglund.
 
Please mail a copy of the book to all members of the Best Publication by an International Scholar Award Committee at:
 
LaDawn Haglund (committee chair) – Faculty of Justice and Social Inquiry, SST, Arizona State University, 240 E. Orange Mall, Tempe AZ 85287-6403, USA
LaDawn.Haglund@asu.edu
 
Kimberly Hoang – Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, 1126 E. 59th St. Chicago, IL 60637
kayhoang@uchicago.edu
 
Ho-Fung Hung – Department of Sociology, Johns Hopkins University, 541 Mergenthaler Hall 3400 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
hofung@jhu.edu
 
John Lie – Department of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley, 486 Barrows Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720
johnlie@berkeley.edu