American Sociological Association

Sociology of Sex and Gender

The purpose of the Section on Sociology of Sex and Gender is to encourage research and curriculum development on the organized patterns of gendered social relations and sexuality. The Section examines face-to-face interaction, political processes, culture and mass media, the medical, judicial, and educational systems.

Section Officers & Council


Chair: Mary Blair-Loy, University of California-San Diego 2018
Chair-Elect: Abigail C. Saguy, UCLA 2018
Past Chair: Jennifer A. Reich, University of Colorado Denver 2018
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Laurel Westbrook, Grand Valley State University 2020
Student Representative: LaToya Council, University of Southern California 2019
Student Representative: Apoorva Ghosh, University of California-Irvine 2018
Section Webmaster: J.A. Carter, Miami University Regionals 2025

Section Council

Kristen Barber, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale 2019
Catherine I. Bolzendahl, University of California, Irvine 2018
Enobong (Anna) Branch, University of Massachusetts - Amherst 2020
Erin A. Cech, University of Michigan 2020
Caitlyn Collins, Washington University in St. Louis 2020
Kimberly Kay Hoang, University of Chicago 2018
Sanyu A. Mojola, University of Michigan 2019
Fareen Parvez, University of Massachusetts-Amherst 2019
Jennifer Randles, California State University-Fresno 2018

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