American Sociological Association

Latina/o Sociology

The purpose of the Section on Latina/Latino Sociology (SLS) is to encourage and promote empirical research, theoretical development, and the teaching of issues relating to the Latina and Latino population, particularly in but not only the United States. The terms Latina and Latino are used to designate all individuals or groups of individuals who are identified or self-identity with the racial/ethnic membership attributed to Latin American origin and/or ancestry. Any member of the American Sociological Association who shares these research or teaching interests is encouraged to become a member of this section.

Bylaws
Annual Report (2020)
Award Recipients


Section Council 

Chair: Jose Itzigsohn, Brown University
Chair-Elect: Lorena Garcia, University of Illinois-Chicago
Past Chair: Ruth E. Zambrana, University of Maryland
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Heidy Sarabia, California State University-Sacramento
Stephanie L. Canizales, University of California-Merced
Laura E. Enriquez, University of California-Irvine
René D. Flores, University of Chicago
Angela S. Garcia, University of Chicago
San Juanita García, University of California-Santa Barbara
Chandra Reyna, University of Maryland, College Park (Student Representative)
Karina Santellano, University of Southern California (Student Representative)
Ariana Jeanette Valle, University of California Los Angeles

Get Involved

Volunteer

ASA needs you to serve the discipline

Join a Section

Explore ASA's community of specialists in the discipline

Join ASA

Join or renew your membership