2016 AWARDS CALL

The Economic Sociology Section’s Ronald Burt Outstanding Student Paper Award

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2016 Ronald Burt Outstanding Student Paper Award for a paper written by a graduate student in the field of economic sociology. Papers may be either published or unpublished, but must have been authored by students who have not received their Ph.D. by March 1, 2016. Students are encouraged to nominate their own work. Letters of nomination are not required. Papers co-authored with faculty are not eligible for the Burt award. Electronic copies of the paper should be sent no later than March 1, 2016 to all members of the Burt Award Committee (listed below). Please direct any inquiries to Chair Kieran Healy.

Kieran Healy, Duke, kjhealy@soc.duke.edu

Basak Kus, Wesleyan, bkus@wesleyan.edu

Daniel DellaPosta, Cornell, djd264@cornell.edu
The Economic Sociology Section’s Mark Granovetter Prize for Best Article

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2016 Granovetter Prize for an outstanding article published in the field of economic sociology. Eligible publications must have a 2014 or 2015 publication date. Authors are encouraged to nominate their own work. Letters of nomination are not required. Stand-alone chapters from edited volumes are eligible for this award.  An electronic copy should be sent no later than March 1, 2016 to all members of the Granovetter Award Committee. Please direct any inquiries to Chair Emily Barman.
Emily Barman (Chair), Boston University, eabarman@bu.edu

Rachel Dwyer, Ohio State University, dwyer.46@osu.edu

Andras Tilcsik, University of Toronto, andras.tilcsik@rotman.utoronto.ca

Frederick Wherry, Yale, frederick.wherry@yale.edu
The Economic Sociology Section’s Viviana Zelizer Award for Best Book

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2016 Zelizer Award for an outstanding book published in the field of economic sociology. Eligible books must have a 2014 or 2015 publication date. Authors are welcome to nominate their own work. To nominate a book, please send a copy of the book to all four committee members listed below by March 1, 2016. Letters of nomination are not required from ASA members. Publishers who wish to submit a book for consideration must include a nomination letter that states how the book contributes to economic sociology. Please direct any inquiries to Chair Akos Rona-Tas (aronatas@ucsd.edu)

Akos Rona-Tas (Chair)Department of Sociology

University of California, San Diego

Social Science Building, Room 401

9500 Gilman Drive #0533

La Jolla, CA 92093-0533

Dani Lainer-Vos

Department of Sociology

University of Southern California

851 Downey Way,Hazel Stanley Hall 314

Los Angeles, CA 90089-1059

Ashley Mears

Department of Sociology

Boston University

100 Cummington Mall

Boston, MA 02215

Paromita Sanyal

Department of Sociology

Cornell University

352 Uris Hall

Ithaca, NY 14853

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