Political Sociology Call for Awards Nominees Statement


Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship (Book) Award:

This award is given annually to the outstanding recent book in political sociology (we will not consider edited books for this award). To be eligible, the book must have a 2013 copyright date. The selection committee encourages self-nominations or suggestions of work by others. Nominations from publishers will not be accepted. To nominate a book for this award: 1) send a short letter (via e-mail) nominating the book to each committee member below and 2) have a copy of the book sent to each committee member, at the addresses below. Winners will be notified and announced prior to the ASA meetings allowing presses to advertise the prize-winning book. The deadline for nominations is March 15, 2014.

Committee Chair: Edward Walker, University of California, Los Angeles
Department of Sociology
University of California, Los Angeles
264 Haines Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
E-mail: walker@soc.ucla.edu

Committee Members: Kathleen Fallon, Stony Brook University
Department of Sociology
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-4356,
Email: kathleen.fallon@stonybrook.edu
Nathan Martin, Arizona State University
Arizona State University
School of Social Transformation
PO Box 876403
Tempe, AZ 85287-6403
Email: ndm@asu.edu

Tom Medvetz, University of California, San Diego
Department of Sociology
401 Social Science Building
9500 Gilman Drive #0533
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0533
Email: tmedvetz@ucsd.edu

Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship (Article or Book Chapter) Award:

This award is offered annually for the outstanding recently published article or chapter in political sociology. To be eligible, submissions must have a 2013 publication date. The selection committee encourages either self-nominations or suggestions of work by others. (Please note that each author may have only one article nominated.) A brief nomination letter and a copy of the article or chapter should be sent to each selection committee member at the e-mail address below. The deadline for nominations is March 15, 2014.


Committee Chair: Catherine Lee, Rutgers University
Email: clee@sociology.rutgers.edu
Committee Members: Anne Costain, University of Colorado
Email: costain@colorado.edu
Keith Bentele, University of Massachusetts-Boston
Email: keith.bentele@umb.edu
Cheol-Sung Lee, University of Chicago
Email: chslee@uchicago.edu


Best Graduate Student Paper Award:

This award is offered annually for the best graduate student paper in political sociology. Persons who were graduate students at any time during calendar year 2013 are invited to submit published or unpublished papers for this award. To be eligible, papers must be either single authored or co-authored by two or more graduate students. Articles co-authored (and/or subsequently published jointly) by a faculty and a student are not eligible. Please note that each author may have only one article nominated. A brief nomination letter and a copy of the article or chapter should be sent to each selection committee member at the e-mail addresses below. The deadline for nominations is March 15, 2014.
Committee Chair: Greg Hooks, Washington State University
Email: ghooks@wsu.edu
Committee Members: Stephanie Mudge, University of California-Davis
Email: mudge@ucdavis.edu
Tasleem Padamsee, Ohio State University
Email: padamsee.1@osu.edu
Charles Seguin, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Email: seguin@live.unc.edu

 

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