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2011 Chairs Conference

Social Conflict in Higher Education: Critical Implications and Effective Responses for Departments of Sociology

August 19, 2011. 8:30am - 5:30pm
Pre-registration and fee payment required.
Continental breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snacks included in registration.

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ASA Annual Chairs Conference Lectures Video and Photo Library

About the Chairs Conference

ASA's Chair Conference, held the day before the Annual Meeting, is designed for new and current departmental chairs at all types of academic institutions. This conference provides “briefings” on issues of critical importance for departmental leadership and sociology in academia. Videos and photos of the event are archived on this page.

2010 Video Library

2010 Chairs Conference
"Sociology in the Market-Model University" by Steven Brint

Description: Opening Keynote address given by Dr. Steven Brint at the 17th Annual Chairs Conference August 13, 2010

Stephen Brint is Professor of Sociology at University of California, Riverside, as well as the Associate Dean of the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences. He also directs the Colleges and Universities 2000 study, which examines patterns of continuity and change in American four-year colleges and universities over the period 1970 to 2000.

2010 Photo Library

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