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Article in Sociological Perspectives nominated for international award

We are thrilled to announce that the article, “Intentional invisibility: Professional Women and the Navigation of Workplace Constraints” by Swethaa Ballakrishnen, Priya Fielding-Singh, and Devon Magliozzi, published in Sociological Perspectives Volume 62(1), has been nominated for the annual Rosabeth Moss

Katy Pinto, CSU Dominguez Hills, named Outstanding Professor

Dr. Katy Pinto is the 2019 recipient of the California State University, Dominguez Hills, Outstanding Professor Award.

PSA January-June 2018 Report

This report provides information on PSA’s programs, governance, and finances for this period.

New podcast of ‘editor’s pick’ article from August issue of Sociological Perspectives

“Age Trajectories of Depressive Symptoms by Age at Immigration among Older Men and Women of Mexican Descent: The Role of Social Resources” with author Maria A. Monserud (co-author Kyriakos S. Markides) Direct link: Podcast page: iTunes: https:

New podcast by Sociological Perspectives author Bryan Sykes (2018 special issue on ethnography)

Listen to Author Bryan Sykes discuss his article, co-authored by Back Hawk Hancock and Anjuli Verma, from #SocPerspectives Special Issue:”The Problem of ‘Cameo Appearances’ in Mixed-methods Research: Implications for Twenty-first-century Ethnography” Direct link: Podcast page: iTunes: https:

2018 Annual Report to Board and Members

This report is an updated version of the report provided to members who attended the Business Meeting at the annual conference, Friday, March 30, 2018. Please send any questions to May 1 2018 report to Board and Members

PSA Announces Search for New Editor or Co-Editors for Sociological Perspectives 

PSA Announces Search for New Editor or Co-Editors for Sociological Perspectives  Sociological Perspectives, published by SAGE, announces a search for the journal’s next editor or co-editors. The PSA welcomes proposals from individuals, a team or a department. The editor will

PSA Statement Reaffirming Democratic Ideals—Passed by Council April 9, 2017

As sociologists, we share a commitment to the common good.  Across the nation, many of us have been deeply affected by blatant and subtle expressions of prejudice and discrimination. As such, the PSA members offer the following reaffirmation of our

Volunteer to Serve on a PSA Committee

Volunteer to Serve on a PSA Committee PSA committee appointments have been completed for the term of service beginning in 2017. The PSA Committee on Committees will begin in early 2017 the process of appointing members to all committees for