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Slate of Candidates for the 2004 ASA Election

The American Sociological Association is pleased to announce the slate of candidates for ASA Offices, Council, and the Committee on Publications. Ballots for the 2004 ASA election will be mailed in early May 2004. Candidates are:

    Glen H. Elder, Jr., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
    Cynthia Fuchs Epstein, City University of New York

    Vice President-Elect
    Dan Clawson, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
    Lynn Smith-Lovin, Duke University

    Council Members-at-Large
    Rebecca G. Adams, University of North Carolina-Greensboro
    Kathleen M. Blee, University of Pittsburgh
    Marlese Durr, Wright State University
    Emily W. Kane, Bates College
    Ann Shola Orloff, Northwestern University
    Ruth D. Peterson, Ohio State University
    Bruce Western, Princeton University
    Alford A. Young, Jr., University of Michigan

    Publications Committee
    Christine E. Bose, University at Albany
    Daniel B. Cornfield, Vanderbilt University
    Mady Wechsler Segal, University of Maryland-College Park
    Ruth A. Wallace, George Washington University

The elected members of the Committee on Nominations have nominated these candidates. As stated in the ASA Bylaws, members of the association may nominate additional candidates. Petitions supporting additional candidates for the offices of President-Elect and Vice President-Elect must be signed by at least 100 supporting voting members of the Association; petition candidates for other positions must receive the supporting signatures of at least 50 voting members. All petitions must arrive in the Executive Office by January 31, 2004, and be addressed to the attention of the ASA Governance Office. Mail petitions to: American Sociological Association,

ATTN: ASA Governance, 1307 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20005. If you have any questions about the slate of candidates or the petition process, please send e-mail to or call (202) 383-9005 extension 327.