The section is governed by the efforts of section officers who represent a variety of professional sociology backgrounds. Current section officers, council members, and their respective committee services are listed below. The links will take you to their professional websites and/or institutional sites.


Chair 2014-2015 (Chairs Awards Committee)
Chloe E Bird, RAND Health Unit
Past Chair (Chairs Nominations Committee)
Laura Nichols, Santa Clara University
Chair-Elect (Chairs Program Committee)
Kimberly Fox, Bridgewater State University
Secretary-Treasurer (Chairs Budget Committee):
Angela A Aidala, Columbia University


Awards Committee

Melissa S. Fry, Indiana University (’16)
Kathleen Oberlin, Grinnell College (’16)
Dennis Watson, Indiana, University-Purdue University Indianapolis (’16)

Communications Committee

Maryann Mason, Northwestern University and Children’s Memorial Research Center (’17)
Harry Perlstadt, Michigan State University (’17)
Carey Sargent, Occidental College (’17)

Program Committee

Dmitry Khodyakov, RAND Corporation (’18)
Kathleen Odell Korgen, William Paterson University of New Jersey (’18)
Gregory Squires, George Washington University (’18)

Newsletter Editor

Dennis P. Watson, Indiana University

Web Maker

Carey Sargent, Occidental College.