The ASA provides two services for individuals and groups desiring to reserve space at the Annual Meeting: Meeting Space and Display Tables. Requests for meeting space and/or table space must be received no later than March 1, 2018. For more information on requesting meeting space, see www.asanet.org/SpaceRequest.
With 10 association journals and four section journals, the ASA publishes a broad range of outstanding scholarship within sociology. ASA membership includes one journal subscription and provides free online access to ALL ASA journals listed below.
2018 Annual Meeting — Philadelphia, PA
August 11-14, 2018
Application Deadline: February 15
ASA is seeking applications from exceptional undergraduate sociology majors who would like participate in the 2018 ASA Honors Program. The 2018 ASA Honors Program will take place during the ASA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia in August. It provides undergraduate students from departments around the world with a rich introduction to the professional and intellectual life of the discipline.
Deadline: February 1, 2018
The Carla B. Howery Teaching Enhancement Fund provides small grants to support projects that advance the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) within the discipline of sociology. The Carnegie Foundation has defined SoTL as “problem posing about an issue of teaching or learning, study of the problem through methods appropriate to the disciplinary epistemologies, applications of results to practice, communication of results, self-reflection, and peer review.”
Each year, ASA recognizes a wide range of contributions to the discipline of sociology. ASA presents awards for outstanding scholarship, teaching, practice, and advancing the public understanding of sociology. The deadline to submit nominations is January 31, 2018. Read the calls and learn more at www.asanet.org/awards.
Nominations Sought for 2018 Section Awards
Each year, the ASA’s 52 sections celebrate the achievements of sociologists working in their topic areas. Awards are given for books, dissertations, articles, and student and career achievements. Consider nominating your colleagues and students. For more information about individual section awards, see www.asanet.org/section-awards.
Application Deadline: February 1
Sorokin Lecture Grants are available to allow selected winners of major ASA awards from the past two calendar years to deliver lectures at state, regional, or aligned sociological association meetings, or on academic campuses. ASA will cover the cost of travel and up to two days of hotel lodging for the lecturer. The host will be required to cover registration (if applicable) and any meals. Qualifying awards include:
The Student Forum Advisory Board (SFAB) is the official governing arm for the ASA Student Forum, which provides resources for graduate and undergraduate sociology students, helps develop networks among student members, and facilitates student participation in ASA by encouraging professional development and service. SFAB seeks nominations for new graduate and undergraduate student members. The term of commitment is September 1, 2018, through August 31, 2020. Nominees must be ASA student members at the time of nomination and, if elected, retain membership while serving.