Past Award Recipients
CITASA William F. Ogburn Career Achievement Award
2013 - Judy Wajcman, The London School of Economics and Political Science
2012 - Ron Anderson, Professor Emeritus, University of Minnesota
2011 - James E. Katz, Rutgers University
2010 - John Robinson, University of Maryland
2009 - Elihu Katz, Annenberg School of Communication and the Hebrew University
2008 - William Sims Bainbridge, National Science Foundation
2007 - David Lyon, Queen's University
2006 - Manuel Castells, University of Southern California
2004 - Barry Wellman, University of Toronto
2003 - Caroline Hodges Persell, New York University
CITASA Public Sociology Award
2013 - Shelia R. Cotten, University of Alabama, Birmingham
2012 - Lisa Wade and Gwen Sharp for their work creating and maintaining the Sociological Images blog.
2011 - Lee Rainie, Pew Research Center
2010 - danah boyd, Microsoft Research and Berkman Center
2009 - Peter Kollock, University of California at Los Angeles
2008 - Michael Macy, Cornell University
2007 - Keith Hampton, University of Pennsylvania
2006 - Marc Smith, Microsoft Research
2005 - Stephen P. Borgatti, Boston College
2004 - Earl Babbie, Chapman University
Prior to 2008 this award was for teaching or the design of a computer application.
CITASA Book Award
2011 - Pablo Boczkowski, Northwestern University, News at Work: Imitation in an Age of Information Abundance (University of Chicago Press, 2010).
2010 - Guobin Yang, Barnard College, Columbia University, The Power of the Internet in China Citizen Activism Online (Columbia University Press, 2009).
2009 - Tarleton Gillespie, Cornell University, Wired Shut: Copyright and the Shape of Digital Culture. (MIT Press, 2007)
2008 - Yochai Benkler, Harvard University, The Wealth Of Networks: How Social Production Tranforms Markets and Freedom (2006, Yale University Press)
2008 - Fred Turner, Stanford University (Special Mention), From Counterculture to Cyberculture. (2006) Chicago University Press
2007 - Andrew Chadwick, University of London, Internet Politics (2006)
2006 - Philip Howard, University of Washington, New Media Campaigns and the Managed Citizen (2006)
2005 - Paul Starr, Princeton University, The Creation of the Media (2004)
CITASA Paper Award
2013 Shelley Boulianne, MacEwan University, "Stimulating or Reinforcing Political Interest: Using Panel Data to Examine Reciprocal Effects Between News Media and Political Interest."
2012 - Robert Ackland and Mathieu O'Neil. 2011. "Online collective identity: The case of the environmental movement." Social Networks, 33(3): 177-190.
2011 - Hampton, Keith N., Univeristy of Pennsyvlania, Oren Livio, University of Pennsylvania, and Lauren Sessions Goulet, University of Pennsylvania. "The Social Life of Wireless Urban Spaces: Internet Use, Social Networks, and the Public Realm," Journal of Communication 60: 701-722. (2010)
2010 - James Evans, University of Chicago, "Electronic Journals and the Narrowing of Science and Scholarship," Science 321: 395-399. (2008)
2009 - Hargittai, E., Gallo, J. & Kane, M.Y. (2008). "Cross-Ideological Discussions among Conservative and Liberal Bloggers." Public Choice. 134(1-2):67-86.
2008 - Paul Leonardi, Northwestern University
2007 - Laura Robinson, University of Southern California
2006 - Fred Turner, Stanford University
2005 - Daniel Beunza, Unversitat Pompeu Fabra and David Stark, Columbia University
2005 - Siobhan O'Mahony, Harvard Business School
CITASA Student Paper/Application Award
2013 Jeffrey Lane, Princeton University, "Code Switching on the Digital Street"
2012 - Ya-Wen Lei - "Institutional-social Embeddedness of the Public Sphere: Media, Law, Networks, and the Heterogeneous Development of the Public Sphere in China"
2011 Award- Dmitry Epstein, Cornell University, "Who's Responsible for the Digital Divide? Public Perceptions and Policy Implications." co-authored with Erik Nisbet and Tarleton Gillespie. The Information Society 27(2), 92-104. (2011)
2011 Honorable Mention - Michael Conover, Indiana University,"Political Polarization on Twitter." Co-authored with Jacob Ratkiewicz, M. Francisco, Bruno Gonçalves, Sandro Flammini, and Fil Menczer. In the proceedings of ICWSM 2011.
2010 - Lauren F. Sessions, University of Pennsylvania, "How offline gatherings affect online commiunities: When virtual community members meetup"
2009 - Daniel A. Menchik and Xiaoli Tian, University of Chicago, "Putting Social Context into Text: The Semiotics of E-mail Interaction." American Journal of Sociology 114(2): 332-370. (2008).
2008 - Steven G. Hoffman, Northwestern University
2008 - Alison Powell, Concordia University
2007 - Lee Humphreys, University of Pennsylvania
2006 - Sara Nephew, Princeton University
2005 - Laura Robinson, UCLA (paper)
2005 - Sean Zehnder, Northwestern University (software)
2004 - Jeffrey Boase, University of Toronto
2003 - Tracy Kennedy and Kristine Klement, University of Toronto
2002 - Julian Dierkes, University of British Columbia
2001 -Eszter Hargittai, (1999). "Weaving the Western Web: Explaining Differences in Internet Connectivity Among OECD Countries." Telecommunications Policy, 23(10/11), 701-718.