American Sociological Association

Collective Behavior and Social Movements

The purpose of the Section on Collective Behavior and Social Movements is to foster the study of emergent and extra-institutional social forms and behavior; crowds, social movements, disasters, riots, fads, strikes, and revolutionary movements are a few of the areas explored by the Section.

Annual Report (2020)
Award Recipient History 


Section Council 

Chair: Rachel L. Einwohner, Purdue University
Chair-Elect: Rory M. McVeigh, University of Notre Dame
Past Chair: Tina Fetner, McMaster University
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Dana R. Fisher, University of Maryland-College Park
Paul D. Almeida, University of California-Merced
Joshua Bloom, University of Pittsburgh
Selina R. Gallo-Cruz, College of the Holy Cross
Kelsy Kretschmer, Oregon State University
Sharon Erickson Nepstad, University of New Mexico-Albuquerque
Dina G. Okamoto, Indiana University-Bloomington
Ben Manski, University of California, Santa Barbara (Section Webmaster)

Membership, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee:
Glenn Edward Bracey, II, Villanova University
Daisy Isabel Verduzco Reyes, University of Connecticut
Hajar Yazdiha, University of Southern California

Mentorship Committee:
Edward Orozco Flores, University of California-Merced
Caroline W. Lee, Lafayette College
Chandra Russo, Colgate University

Publications Committee:
Megan E. Brooker, University of Kansas
Thomas V. Maher, Purdue University
Lynette H. Ong, University of Toronto

Nominations Committee:
Joyce M. Bell, University of Chicago
Zakiya T. Luna, University of California-Santa Barbara
Amanda Pullum, California State University-Monterey Bay

Workshop Committee:
Nicole Fox, California State University Sacramento
Eulalie Jean Laschever, DePaul University
E. Colin Ruggero, Community College of Philadelphia

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