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American Sociological Association: Task Force on Social Media
At its January 2013 meeting, the ASA Council voted to create a new Task Force on Using Social Media to Increase the Visibility of Sociological Research proposed by ASA
President-elect Annette Lareau. Council seeks ASA members to volunteer to participate on the Task Force which will consider specific ways to improve ASA’s use of existing (and new) social media tools and to develop approaches for the Association to assist sociologists expand their personal skills to promote their own sociological research.
The Task Force will be chaired by President-elect Lareau and staffed by the Executive Office. Members of the task force will be selected by Council.
Social Media. In response to a Social Media initiative proposed by President-elect Annette Lareau, Council agreed to appoint an Ad Hoc Committee on Social Media Policy Issues, create a Task Force on Using Media to Increase the Visibility of Sociological Research, and recommend ASA members for an ASA Webpage Advisory Group.
Task Force on Social Media Members