Sociology Department - Faculty Achievements

Elected Offices in Professional Societies

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Presidencies of Professional Societies

Richard Alba
Vice President, Eastern Sociological Society (1993-1994)
President, Eastern Sociological Society (1997-1998)
Vice President, American Sociological Association (2000-2001)

Christine E. Bose
President, Sociologists for Women in Society (2006)
President Elect, Sociologists for Women in Society (2005)
Vice President, Eastern Sociological Society (1999-2001)

Nancy Denton
President, Eastern Sociological Society (2005-2006)

Richard Hall
President, Midwest Sociological Society (1976-1977)

Hayward Derrick Horton
President, Association of Black Sociologists (2002-2003)

Steven F. Messner
President, American Society of Criminology (2010-2011)

 

Other Elected Offices in Professional Societies

Richard Alba
Chair, International Migration Section, American Sociological Association (1995-1996)
Chair-elect, Community and Urban Sociology Section, American Sociological Association (2002)

Christine E.Bose
Chair, Nominations Committee, Eastern Sociological Society (2000-2001)
Committee on Publications, American Sociologcial Association (2004-2007)

Angie Y. Chung
Council Member, Asia and Asia America Section, American Sociological Association
(2007-2010)
Secretary Treasurer, International Migration Section, American Sociological Association (2006-2009)
Committee Member, Committee on the Status of Racial and Ethnic Minorities in Sociology, American Sociological Association, (2009-2011)

Nancy Denton
Council Member, Community and Urban Sociology Section, American Sociological Association, (1994-1996)
Committee on Committees, American Sociological Association (1997-1998)
Nominations Committee, Population Association of America (1998)
Member, American Sociological Association Council (1999-2002)
Chair, Section on Community and Urban Sociology, American Sociological Association (2000-2002)

Richard Hall
Council, Section on Organizations & Occupations, American Sociological Association (1970-1973)
President, Section on Organizations & Occupations, American Sociological Association (1973-1974)
Vice Chair, Research Committee on Organizations, International Sociological Association (1982-1986)
Board, Eastern Sociological Society (1992-1995)

Donald Hernandez
Member, Council of Sociology of Children Section, American Sociological Association (1992-1994)
Chair, Sociology of Children Section, American Sociological Association (1995-1997)
Member, Council of the Sociology of Population Section, American Sociological Association (1995-1997)
Member, Board of the Sociology of Childhood Research Group, International Sociological Association (1996-2001)
Member, Committee on Committees, American Sociological Association (1997-1998)
Member, Governing Council, Society for Research in Child Development (1999-2005)
Chair, Committee on Population Statistics, Population Assoication of America (2000-2004)

Hayward Derrick Horton
Chair, Sociological Practice Committee, American Sociological Association (1994-1995)
Executive Officer, Association of Black Sociologists (1994-1995)
Chair, Endowment Committee, Rural Sociological Society (1994-1996)
Treasurer, The Society for Applied Sociology (1997-1999)
Population Interest Group, Rural Sociological Society (1998-1999)
Chair, Section on Racial & Ethnic Minorities, American Sociological Association (2001-2002)

Richard Lachmann
Chair, Comparative Historical Section, American Sociological Association (2005-2006)

Zai Liang
Chair, Section on Asia and Asian America, American Sociological Association (2005-2006)

Steve Messner
Vice President, American Society of Criminology, 2007-2008.
Chair, Crime, Law, and Deviance Section, American Sociological Association (2001-2002)
Executive Committee, Eastern Sociological Society (2000-2002)

Gwen Moore
Council Member, Political Sociology Section ASA, (2006-2009)
Secretary, Eastern Sociological Society (1992-1995)

Elizabeth Popp Berman
Council member, Section on Science, Knowledge, and Technology, American
Sociological Association
(2009-2012)

Glenna Spitze
Council Member, Population Section, American Sociological Association (1989-1991)
Council Member, Sex and Gender Section, American Sociological Association (1991-1993)
Member, Committee on Committees, American Sociological Association (1992-1993)
Council Member, Family Section, American Sociological Association (1993-1995)
Member, Committee on Nominations, American Sociological Association (1995-1996)
Council Member, Aging and the Life Course Section, American Sociological Association (1995-1997)
Secretary-Treasurer, Family Section, American Sociological Association (2000-2003)

David Wagner
Secretary-Treasurer, Mathematical Sociology Section, American Sociological Association (2008-2011)