Sociology Department Award Winners at ASA 2018

Honoree(s)ASA SectionAwardPaper,Book, or Address title
Felix Elwert, Romnes Professor of SociologyMethodologyLeo Goodman Award
Jason Fletcher, Romnes Professor of Public Affairs and SociologyEvolution, Biology, and SocietyBest Book AwardThe Genome Factor: What the Social Genomics Revolution Reveals about Ourselves, Our History & the Future.
Jason Fletcher, Romnes Professor of Public Affairs and SociologyPopulation Otis Dudley Duncan Award for a book that has made significant contributions to social demography during the last three calendar yearsThe Genome Factor: What the Social Genomics Revolution Reveals about Ourselves, Our History & the Future.
Adam Gamoran, MacArthur Professor of Sociology and Educational Policy Studies, EmeritusEducationWillard Waller Award for distinguished scholarly contribution to the sociology of education
Chloe HaimsonCollective Behavior and Social MovementsMayer Zald Graduate Student Paper Award Interactional Resistance During Black Lives Matter Protests: The Political Stakes of Rebelling Against the Public Order.
Katrina Quisumbing King Sociology of Racial and Ethnic MinoritiesJames E. Blackwell Graduate Student Paper Award Recentering U.S. Empire: A Structural Perspective on the Color Line, forthcoming in Sociology of Race and Ethnicity.
Katrina Quisumbing King Comparative Historical SociologyReinhard Bendix Student Paper Award Honorable Mention The Sources and Political Uses of Ambiguity in Statecraft.
Katrina Quisumbing King Political SociologyDistinguished Contribution to Scholarship, Graduate Student Paper AwardThe Sources and Political Uses of Ambiguity in Statecraft.
Lily LiangCultureHonorable Mention, Student PaperNo Room for Respectability: Boundary Work in Interaction at a Shanghai Rental, which has been published in Symbolic Interaction.
Doug Maynard, Conway-Bascom Professor of SociologySocial PsychologyCooley-Mead Award Cooley-Mead Award Address: Why Social Psychology Needs Autism, and Why Autism Needs Social Psychology.
Di WangStudent ForumTravel Award
Erik Wright, Professor of SociologyMarxist SociologyLifetime Achievement Award