American Sociological Association

Section on Latina/o Sociology

Latina/o Sociology Award Nominations Calls

Latina/o Sociology Section Founders Award

Deadline: 3/1/2019 

Chair:  
Dr. Vilma Ortiz 
University of California-Los Angeles
Department of Sociology
264 Haines
405 Hilgard Avenue
Los Angeles, CA
90095-1551
(310) 206-5218
vilma@soc.ucla.edu

Committee Members: David Embrick (david.embrick@uconn.edu), Ramiro Martinez (r.martinez@neu.edu)

Nomination materials (e.g., letters, publications) should be e-mailed to the committee chair by March 1, 2019.

The Latina/o Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association recognizes with this award a current or former member of the Section who over the years has made outstanding contributions to the Section. The selected individual has given time and energy to strengthen the visibility and status of the Section, worked with colleagues on projects related to the Section, and mentored numerous students. The recipient of the award is a recognized leader in the Section and has an impressive record of research that has made an impact in the area of Latina/o Sociology.

 

Latina/o Sociology Section Distinguished Contribution to Research Book Award

Deadline: 3/1/2019 

Chair: Anthony Peguero
Department of Sociology 
Virginia Tech 
560 McBryde Hall (0137) 
225 Stanger Street Blacksburg, VA 24061

Committee Members: 
Dr. Hector Carrillo
Northwestern University
Department of Sociology
1808 Chicago Ave, Room 101
Evanston, IL 60208
(847) 467-0516
hector@northwestern.edu

Janice Iwama
School o f Public Affairs, Kerwin Hall
American University 
4400 Massachusetts Ave., NW 
Washington, DC 20018
iwama@american.edu

The Latina/o Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association recognizes with this award a colleague who published an outstanding book in the area of Latina/o Studies in 2017 or 2018. The book should not be an edited or reprinted volume. A member of the Latina/o Studies Section must nominate the book. Self-nominations are encouraged, but books nominated by the publisher alone will not be considered. Nominations should include a brief comment on the book’s merits and its contribution to the field of Latina/o Sociology. Arrangements must be made for the publisher to send copies of the book to each committee member listed below by March 1, 2019.

 

Latina/o Sociology Section Distinguished Contribution to Research Article Award

Deadline: 3/1/2019 

A nomination letter and pdf of article should be sent via email to the chair

Chair:  Joanna Perez, Ph.D. (joperez@csudh.edu)
Assistant Professor
Department of Sociology (SBS B-331)
California State University, Dominguez Hills
1000 E. Victoria Street
Carson, CA 90747
(310) 243-2598

Committee Members: Caitlin Patler (patler@ucdavis.edu), Lisa Martinez (lisa.martinez@du.edu)
The Latina/o Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association recognizes with this award a colleague who has published an outstanding article in the area of Latina/o Studies in 2017 or 2018. Self-nominations are encouraged. If you are nominating an article, please send to each member of the committee a brief comment on the manuscript's merits and its contribution to the field of Latina/o Sociology and a PDF copy of the article by March 1, 2019.

 

Latina/o Sociology Section's Cristina Maria Riegos Student Paper Award

Deadline: 3/1/2019

A nomination letter and pdf of paper should be sent via email to the chair:

Chair: René Flores
University of Chicago
Department of Sociology
1126 East 59th Street
Chicago, IL
60637
(609) 751-2181
renedf@uchicago.edu

Committee Members: Stephanie Canizales (canizales@tamu.edu), Uriel Serrano (urserran@ucsc.edu), Kevin Zevallos (Kevin.Zevallos@uconn.edu).

The Latina/o Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association recognizes with this award an outstanding paper authored by a student in the area of Latina/o Studies. The paper must have made "public appearance" in 2017 or 2018 as a class submission, delivered at a seminar, presented at a professional meeting, or accepted for publication. Self-nominations are encouraged. To qualify for the competition, the author must be a student at the time of paper submission and the paper must be either single authored by a student or co-authored with other students. Please send a copy of the paper (Word or PDF) to each member of the committee with a brief comment on the manuscript's merits and its contribution to the field of Latina/o Sociology by March 1, 2019.