Organizations, Occupations, and Work Call for Awards Nominations


 

The Organizations, Occupation and Work Section's Max Weber Award

Deadline: 3/31/2016

The Max Weber Award for Distinguished Scholarship is granted for an outstanding contribution to scholarship on organizations, occupations, and/or work in a book published within the last three years (2013-2015). A book may be nominated by its author(s), or by its publisher, or by any ASA member. To nominate a book, send (1) a copy of the book, and (2) contact information for the nominee (including an email address) to each member of the selection committee at the addresses below. Nominations, including copies of the book, must be received by all committee members no later than March 31, 2016.

Committee:
Kate Kellogg (Chair),
Department of Work and Organization Studies,
MIT, E62-324, 100 Main Street,
Cambridge, MA 02142,
kkellogg@mit.edu

Mike Lounsbury,
Department of Strategic Management and Organization,
4-40J Business Building,
Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA, T6G 2R6,
ml37@ualberta.ca

Martin Ruef,
Department of Sociology,
344 Soc /Psych Building,
Duke University,
Durham, NC 27708-0088,
mr231@duke.edu

Vicki Smith,
Department of Sociology ,
2261 SS & H,
University of California
Davis, CA 95616,
vasmith@ucdavis.edu

The Organizations, Occupation and Work Section's Thompson Award

Deadline: 3/31/2016

The James D. Thompson Award is given for an outstanding graduate student paper on organizations, occupations, and work written in the three years prior to the award (January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2015). The winner receives $500 for travel to a professional meeting and, if he or she remains a student, serves as a representative to the Section Council in the coming year. The nomination deadline is March 31, 2016. Authors may nominate themselves or section members may do so. To nominate a paper, send (1) a PDF file of the paper or a functioning URL where it can be accessed, (2) a letter (PDF, Word) justifying the nomination, and (3) contact information for the nominee (including email) to each member of the selection committee.

Committee:
Michel Anteby (chair),
Organizational Behavior Department,
Boston University, Questrom School of Business,
595 Commonwealth Av., Room 546C,
Boston, MA 02215,
manteby@bu.edu

David Pedulla,
Department of Sociology, University of Texas at Austin,
305 E. 23rd St., A1700,
Austin, TX 78712-1086,
dpedulla@utexas.edu

Pam Tolbert,
Organizational Behavior Department, ILR School, Cornell University,
Ives Hall, Room 392,
Ithaca, NY, 14853,
pam.tolbert@cornell.edu

The Organizations, Occupation and Work Section's W. Richard Scott Award

Deadline: 3/31/2016

The W. Richard Scott Award for Distinguished Scholarship is granted for an outstanding contribution to the discipline in an article on organizations, occupations and work published within the last three years. The committee will accept nominations for papers published any time from January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2015. The deadline for nominations is March 31, 2016. Authors may nominate themselves, or section members may do so. To nominate a paper, send (1) a PDF file of the paper or a functioning URL where it can be accessed, (2) a letter (PDF, Word) justifying the nomination, and (3) contact information for the nominee (including email) to each member of the selection committee.

Committee:
Lisa Cohen (chair) lisa.cohen2@mcgill.ca
Emily Erikson emily.erikson@yale.edu
Andras Tilcsik tilcsik@gmail.com

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL NOMINEES MUST BE REGISTERED MEMBERS OF THE ASA
TO BE CONSIDERED FOR SECTION AWARDS