American Sociological Association


Many of society's most pressing problems -- teenage childbearing, juvenile delinquency, substance abuse, domestic violence, child and elder abuse, divorce -- are related to or rooted in the family. The Section on Family was founded to provide a home for sociologists who are interested in exploring these issues in greater depth.

Annual Report (2020)
Award Recipients 

Section Council 

Chair: Christine Renee Schwartz, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Chair-Elect: Robert Crosnoe, University of Texas-Austin
Past Chair: Kelly Raley, University of Texas, Austin
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Sarah Damaske, Pennsylvania State University
Abigail Jorgensen, University of Notre Dame (Student Representative)
Daniela R. Urbina, Princeton University (Student Representative)
Fenaba Addo, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Jennifer S. Barber, Indiana University-Bloomington
Jessica McCrory Calarco, Indiana University-Bloomington
Jessica Halliday Hardie, CUNY-Hunter College
Sarah Halpern-Meekin, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Corinne (Rin) Reczek, Ohio State University

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