Seeking Nominations for ASA Officers and Committees
The American Sociological Association will soon announce the full slate of candidates for the 2009 election of ASA Officers, Committee on Committees, Committee on Nominations, and Committee on Publications. Until then, ASA Bylaws provide the option for members of the association to nominate additional candidates. Petitions supporting additional candidates for the offices of President-Elect, Vice President-Elect, and Secretary must be signed by at least 100 supporting voting members of the Association; petition candidates for other positions must receive the supporting signatures of at least 50 voting members. All petitions must arrive in the Executive Office by January 31, 2009. Mail petitions to: American Sociological Association, ATTN: Association Governance, 1430 K Street, NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20005. If you have any questions about the slate of candidates or the petition process, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (202) 383-9005.