American Sociological Association

Candidates for 2018 ASA Election

November 18, 2017

The American Sociological Association is pleased to announce the 2018 slate of candidates for ASA officers, Committee on Nominations, Committee on Publications, and Committee on Committees. Ballots for the 2018 ASA election will be distributed to eligible members in April 2018. Voting will close on June 1, 2018.

Additional candidates may be added via petition. Petitions supporting additional candidates for the offices of President-Elect, Vice President-Elect, and Secretary must be signed by at least 100 voting-eligible ASA members; additional candidates for other positions must be signed by at least 50 voting-eligible members. All petitions must be submitted by January 31, 2018.

Regular, student, retired, and life members are eligible to vote in all ASA-wide elections and in the elections for the sections in which they have membership. Associate members are eligible to vote only for their section elections. Membership must be active as of March 31, 2018 to receive a ballot. If you have any questions regarding the election, please e-mail

              Christine Williams, University of Texas-Austin
              David Williams, Harvard University

Vice President-Elect
              Joya Misra, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
              Victor Rios, University of California-Santa Barbara

              Ashley “Woody” Doane, University of Hartford
              Nancy López, University of New Mexico

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