American Sociological Association

Sociological Practice and Public Sociology

The purpose of the Section on Sociological Practice and Public Sociology is to advance sociologically-informed research and practice, to further public discussion of sociological issues, and to promote the use of sociology to inform public policy.

Section Leadership

Officers

Chair: Karen Albright, University of Colorado , term ends 2021
Chair-Elect: Andrew A. Beveridge, CUNY-Queens College , term ends 2021
Past Chair: Augusto Diana, DHHS/NIH/National Institute of Nursing Research , term ends 2021
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Caren Arbeit, RTI International , term ends 2021
Student Representative: Katie M. Gordon, Stony Brook University , term ends 2021
Student Representative: Margaret Walkover, University of Hawaii-Manoa , term ends 2022

Section Council

Section Council Member Karen Stein, Westat , term ends 2021
Section Council Member Margaret McGladrey, Tufts University , term ends 2021
Section Council Member Marybeth J. Mattingly, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston , term ends 2021
Section Council Member Carrie Lee Smith, Millersville University , term ends 2022
Section Council Member Chloe E. Bird, RAND , term ends 2022
Section Council Member LaShaune Johnson, Creighton University , term ends 2022
Section Council Member Julia Ferrara Waity, University of North Carolina-Wilmington , term ends 2023
Section Council Member Stacy Torres, University of California, San Francisco , term ends 2023
Section Council Member Terceira A. Berdahl, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality , term ends 2023

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