Section on Environment and Technology

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Mission Statement

The purpose of the Section on Environment and Technology is to promote sociological research and professional activity in relation to environmental and technological issues. The term "environment" is understood to encompass both the natural and built environment. The term "technology" is to be understood to include the origins and consequences of technology, sociological aspects of technological risk and assessment, the impacts of technology on social behavior, organization, and environment.

Section Officers 2014-2015

Chair: Lori Peek, Colorado State University
Chair-Elect: Kenneth Alan Gould, City University of New York - Brooklyn College
Past Chair: Richard F. York, University of Oregon
Secretary: Stephanie A. Malin, Colorado State University
Treasurer: Steven R. Brechin, Rutgers University
Policy and Research Committee Chair: Rachael Leah Shwom, Rutgers University
Legacy Chair: Sandra T. Marquart-Pyatt, Michigan State University
Membership Committee Chair: Jason Konefal, Sam Houston State University
Nominations Committee Chair: Jill Lindsey Harrison, University of Colorado-Boulder
Publications Committee Chair: Justin Farrell, Yale University
Teaching and Outreach Committee Chair: Shannon Elizabeth Bell, University of Kentucky
At Large Council Member: Diane M. Sicotte, Drexel University
Student Representative: Jennifer J. Reed, University of Nevada Las Vegas