The American Sociological Association announces the 2020 slate of candidates for ASA Officers, Council, Committee on Committees, Committee on Nominations, and Committee on Publications. Ballots for the 2020 ASA election will be distributed to eligible members in April 2020. Voting will close on May 29, 2020.
Vote for 1; the elected person will be President-Elect in August 2020, President in August 2021, and Past President in August 2022.
Michael Hout, New York University
Cecilia Menjívar, University of California-Los Angeles
Vote for 1; the elected person will be Vice President-Elect in August 2020, Vice President in August 2021, and Past Vice President in August 2022.
Nina Bandelj, University of California, Irvine
Amanda Lewis, University of Illinois at Chicago
Vote for 4; elected will serve from August 2020 to August 2023.
Enobong (Anna) Branch, Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Jessica Calarco, Indiana University
Charles Gallagher, La Salle University
Gilda Ochoa, Pomona College
Daisy Reyes, University of Connecticut
Deana Rohlinger, Florida State University
Van Tran, The Graduate Center, City University of New York
Natasha Warikoo, Harvard University (Tufts University Beginning January 1, 2020)
Committee on Committees (Members-at-Large)
Vote for 2; elected will serve from June 2020 to December 2021.
Anthony Hatch, Wesleyan University
Neda Maghbouleh, University of Toronto
Abigail Sewell, Emory University
Jiannbin Shiao, University of Oregon
Committee on Committees (PhD Granting Institution)
Vote for 1; elected will serve from June 2020 to December 2021.
Joanna Dreby, University at Albany, State University of New York
Waverly Duck, University of Pittsburgh
Committee on Committees (Non-Teaching Institution)
Vote for 1; elected will serve June 2020 to December 2021.
Steven Boutcher, Law and Society Association
Jenny Irons, William T. Grant Foundation
Committee on Nominations
Vote for 5; elected will serve June 2020 to December 2021.
Pamela Bennett, University of Maryland
Rodney Coates, Miami University
Cynthia Feliciano, Washington University in St. Louis
Nilda Flores-Gonzalez, Arizona State University
Fatma Müge Göçek, University of Michigan
Elaine Hernandez, Indiana University
Tiffany Joseph, Northeastern University
Michael D. Kennedy, Brown University
Jennifer Mueller, Skidmore College
Allison Pugh, University of Virginia
Committee on Publications
Vote for 3; elected will serve from September 2020 to August 2023.
Marlese Durr, Wright State University
Gary Alan Fine, Northwestern University
Damon Phillips, Columbia University
Martin Ruef, Duke University
Saher Selod, Simmons University
Joel Stillerman, Grand Valley State University
Additional candidates may be added via petition. Petitions supporting additional candidates for the offices of President-Elect, Vice President-Elect, and Secretary must be signed by at least 100 voting-eligible ASA members; petitions for additional candidates for the other positions must be signed by at least 50 voting-eligible members. All petitions must be submitted by December 20, 2019 (within 30 days after the initial announcement to the membership). Associate members are eligible to vote only for their section elections. Membership must be active as of March 31, 2020 to receive a ballot. If you have any questions regarding the election, please email email@example.com.