Kelly Moore
Assistant Professor
Department of Sociology
University of Cincinnati
Crosley Tower 1005
MC 0378
Cincinnati, OH 45221
(t) 513-556-4707
(f) 513-556-0057


Daniel Lee Kleinman
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Past Chair

Jennifer L. Croissant
University of Arizona

Council Members

Patrick Eamon Carroll, University of California-Davis,
Scott Frickel, Tulane University,
Andrew Lakoff, University of California-San Diego,
Jackie Orr, Syracuse University,
Jason Owen-Smith, University of Michigan,
Laurel Smith-Doerr, Boston University,


Kelly A. Joyce, College of William and Mary,

Student Representative

Chris B. Ganchoff, University of California-San Francisco


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Ann Lubrano
Polytechnic University

Sarah Beth Kaufman
New York University

Web Management

Stephan Groschwitz, University of Cincinnati,

Section Information


Sally Hacker-Nicholas Mullins Student Paper Award

The Hacker-Mullins Award recognizes the best student paper in the area of science, knowledge, and technology. The winner receives a $250 prize.

Eligibility: Papers must have been written while the author was enrolled as a student. Published papers are eligible.

Deadlines: HARD COPIES (no electronic submissions) must be received by all committee members by March 1, 2008. 

Please see here for committee information.

Robert K. Merton Professional Award

This award recognizes an outstanding book published in the sociology of science, knowledge, and technology.

Eligibilty: Monographs published in 2007, 2006, and 2005.

Deadlines: Books must be received by March 1, 2008. Nominations do not have to include a description of the books or its merits, and may be made by publishers, the author, or any other person.

One copy of the nominated book should be sent to the committee members. Please see the full award information here for contact information.