American Sociological Association

Sociology of Culture

The purpose of the Section on Sociology of Culture is to encourage development of this perspective through the organized interchange of ideas and research. The Section on Culture considers material products, ideas, and symbolic means and their relation to social behavior.

Section Leadership

Officers

Chair: Allison Pugh, University of Virginia , term ends 2020
Chair-Elect: Terence Emmett McDonnell, University of Notre Dame , term ends 2020
Chief Operating Officer: Ruth Braunstein, University of Connecticut , term ends 2020
Past Chair: Omar A. Lizardo, University of California, Los Angeles , term ends 2020
Section Nominations Committee Chair: Omar A. Lizardo, University of California, Los Angeles , term ends 2020
Student Representative: Joanna Pepin, University of Texas-Austin , term ends 2020
Student Representative: Samantha Leonard, Brandeis University , term ends 2021

Section Council

Section Council Member Gabriel Abend, New York University , term ends 2021
Section Council Member Mariana Craciun, Tulane University , term ends 2022
Section Council Member Mathieu H. Desan, University of Colorado-Boulder , term ends 2022
Section Council Member Ming-Cheng M. Lo, University of California-Davis , term ends 2020
Section Council Member Patricia A. Banks, Mount Holyoke College , term ends 2020
Section Council Member Victoria Reyes, University of California-Riverside , term ends 2021

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