ASA Award & Mentoring Dinner

Tickets to the SALC annual Award and Mentoring Dinner are now on sale. The dinner will be Sunday August 13, 2017. 6:30pm at the Intercontinental Montréal, 360, rue Saint-Antoine Ouest, Montréal, QC H2Y 3X4, Canada. (The hotel is a block from Palais des Congrès where all of the Annual Meeting programming will occur.) This dinnerContinue reading “ASA Award & Mentoring Dinner”

Get Tickets to ASA Mentoring Dinner

Tickets for the SALC annual Award and Mentoring Dinner are now on sale!  The dinner will be Saturday August 20, 6:45-9pm, at the Paris Ballroom of Hotel Monaco (1101 4th Ave, Seattle). The program is titled, “Getting a Job: Hunting, Interviewing, and Early Career Planning,” and will feature Patricia Thomas (Purdue), Lindsay Wilkinson (Baylor), and Pamela Herd (UWisconsin-Madison). Ticket pricesContinue reading “Get Tickets to ASA Mentoring Dinner”

2016 Award Winners Announced

Matilda White Riley Distinguished Scholar Award Madonna Harrington Meyer Meredith Professor of Teaching Excellence Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs Syracuse University Madonna has accumulated more than two decades of sociological research on retirement and later-life economic well-being, particularly through the lens of the gendered welfare state.  Her work has made critical contributions acrossContinue reading “2016 Award Winners Announced”

Paper Award: National Center of Competence in Research LIVES

In order to stimulate advances in the areas of vulnerability and life course studies, the Swiss National Center of Competence in Research LIVES (NCCR LIVES) encourages early career scholars to apply to the LIVES Best Paper Award 2016. A sum of 2000 € will be granted to the winner. In addition to the award, theContinue reading “Paper Award: National Center of Competence in Research LIVES”

Scholarships to Conduct Dissertation Research at BAGSS

The Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS) invites applications for up to 6 starter scholarships for doctoral candidates. The scholarships are available from April 1st, 2016, for one year. We welcome applications from graduates aiming to write their doctoral thesis at BAGSS. A scholarship will enable you to develop an excellent research proposal and submitContinue reading “Scholarships to Conduct Dissertation Research at BAGSS”

Nominate a Colleague for one of ASA’s Major Awards

From now and until January 29, 2016, ASA is accepting nominations for its nine major awards. Each August the American Sociological Association proudly presents awards to individuals and groups deserving of recognition. ASA members are encouraged to submit nominations for the following ASA awards. The deadline for nominations is provided with each award criteria. EachContinue reading “Nominate a Colleague for one of ASA’s Major Awards”