Section on Mathematical Sociology

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Mission Statement

The purpose of the Mathematical Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association (ASA) is to encourage, enhance and foster research, teaching and other professional activities in mathematical sociology, for the development of sociology and the benefit of society, through organized meetings, conferences, newsletters, publications, awards, and other means deemed appropriate by the Section Council. The Section seeks to promote communication, collaboration, and consultation among scholars in sociology in general, mathematical sociology, and allied scientific disciplines. 


Section Officers 2013-2014

Chair Jane Sell Texas A&M University
Chair-Elect Phillip Bonacich Univ of California, Los Angeles
Past Chair Noah E. Friedkin University of California, Santa Barbara
Secretary/Treasurer John Skvoretz University of South Florida

Section Council

Matthew E. Brashears Cornell University 2014
Arnout van de Rijt SUNY-Stony Brook 2014
James D. Montgomery University of Wisconsin-Madison 2015
Matthew J. Salganik Princeton University 2015
Delia Baldassarri New York University 2016
Damon M. Centola MIT 2016

Student Representative Zack W. Almquist University of Minnesota 2014