American Sociological Association

Sociology of Consumers and Consumption

The Section on the Sociology of Consumers and Consumption seeks to promote research, dialog and teaching about the multi-faceted ways in which consumers, commodities, consumption and market logics have come to inform virtually all aspects of social life and social interaction.

Section Officers & Council


Chair: Richard E. Ocejo, John Jay College and the Graduate Center, CUNY 2020
Chair-Elect: Michaela DeSoucey, North Carolina State University 2020
Past Chair: Jennifer Smith Maguire, Sheffield Hallam University 2020
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Patricia A. Banks, Mount Holyoke 2022
Student Representative: Nino Bariola, The University of Texas at Austin 2021

Section Council

Yasemin Besen-Cassino, Montclair State University 2020
Victoria Reyes, University of California, Riverside 2020
Sarah Bowen, North Carolina State University 2021
Clayton Childress, University of Toronto 2021

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