American Sociological Association

Section on Latina/o Sociology

Latina/o Sociology Section Awards 2017

Latina/o Sociology Section Founders Award

Deadline: 3/6/2018 

Chair:  Vilma Ortiz  vilma@soc.ucla.edu
Nomination materials (e.g., letters, publications) should be e-mailed to the committee chair by March 6, 2018.

The Latina/o Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association recognizes with this award a current or former member of the Section who over the years has made outstanding contributions to the Section. The selected individual has given time and energy to strengthen the visibility and status of the Section, worked with colleagues on projects related to the Section, and mentored numerous students. The recipient of the award is a recognized leader in the Section and has an impressive record of research that has made an impact in the area of Latina/o Sociology.

 

Latina/o Sociology Section's Julian Samora Distinguished Career Award

Deadline: 3/6/2018

Chair:  Ruben G. Rumbaut  rrumbaut@uci.edu
Nomination materials (e.g., letters, publications) should be e-mailed to the committee chair by March 6, 2018.

The Latina/o Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association recognizes with this award an outstanding individual who has contributed to the field of Latina/o Sociology with not only scholarly publications, but also teaching and mentoring. In nominating an individual for the award, please include a letter describing this individual's contribution the area of Latina/o Sociology, to teaching and mentoring. In nominating an individual for the award, please include a letter describing this individual's contribution the area of Latina/o Sociology. Examples of scholarship should be included either as attachments (if they are articles) or as copies of a recent book published. Self-nominations are encouraged.

 

Latina/o Sociology Section Distinguished Contribution to Research Book Award

Deadline: 3/6/2018 

The Latina/o Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association recognizes with this award a colleague who published an outstanding book in the area of Latina/o Studies in 2016 or 2017. The book should not be an edited or reprinted volume. A member of the Latina/o Studies Section must nominate the book. Self-nominations are encouraged, but books nominated by the publisher alone will not be considered. Nominations should include a brief comment on the book’s merits and its contribution to the field of Latina/o Sociology. Arrangements must be made for the publisher to send copies of the book to each committee member listed below by March 3, 2017.

Committee: 
Books should be sent to the following committee members:

eflores52@ucmerced.edu
Ed Flores
School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts
University of California- Merced
5200 N Lake Rd., Merced, CA 95343

lorena@uic.edu
Lorena Garcia
Department of Sociology (MC 312)
4112 Behavioral Sciences Bldg.
University of Illinois at Chicago
1007 W. Harrison St.
Chicago, IL 60607-7140

jdreby@albany.edu
Joanna Dreby
Department of Sociology
Arts & Sciences 327
1400 Washington Ave 
Albany NY 12222

 

Latina/o Sociology Section Distinguished Contribution to Research Article Award

Deadline: 3/6/2017 

A nomination letter and pdf of article should be sent via email to the chair

Juan Herrera: jherrera@geog.ucla.edu 

The Latina/o Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association recognizes with this award a colleague who has published an outstanding article in the area of Latina/o Studies in 2015 or 2016. Self-nominations are encouraged. If you are nominating an article, please send to each member of the committee a brief comment on the manuscript's merits and its contribution to the field of Latina/o Sociology and a PDF copy of the article by March 6, 2017.

 

Latina/o Sociology Section's Cristina Maria Riegos Student Paper Award

Deadline: 3/6/2018

A nomination letter and pdf of paper should be sent via email to the chair :

Cid Martinez 
cidmartinez@sandiego.edu

The Latina/o Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association recognizes with this award an outstanding paper authored by a student in the area of Latina/o Studies. The paper must have made "public appearance" in 2016 or 2017 as a class submission, delivered at a seminar, presented at a professional meeting, or accepted for publication. Self-nominations are encouraged. To qualify for the competition, the author must be a student at the time of paper submission and the paper must be either single authored by a student or co-authored with other students. Please send a copy of the paper (Word or PDF) to each member of the committee with a brief comment on the manuscript's merits and its contribution to the field of Latina/o Sociology by March 26, 2018.