American Sociological Association

Animals and Society

This section encourages and supports the development of theory, research and teaching about the complex relationships that exist between humans and other animals. In the process, it is anticipated that the light we shed on these issues will increase the well-being of both humans and other animals.

Annual Report (2020)
Award Recipient History


Section Council

Chair: Erin M. Evans, San Diego Mesa College
Chair-Elect: Carol L. Glasser, Minnesota State University-Mankato
Past Chair: Corey Lee Wrenn, University of Kent
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Stephen Vrla
Jessica Austin, University of Colorado Boulder (Student Representative)
Jordan Fox Besek, SUNY-Buffalo
Andrea Laurent-Simpson, Southern Methodist University
Sarah May Lindsay, McMaster University
Genevieve Minter, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Cameron Thomas Whitley, Western Washington University
Miranda Kay Workman, Canisius College

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