American Sociological Association

Sociology of Education

The purpose of the Section on Sociology of Education is to foster the development of this aspect of sociology and its application through the study of the ways in which formal schooling influences individuals and the ways society affects educational institutions.

Section Officers & Council


Chair: Roslyn A. Mickelson, University of North Carolina-Charlotte 2019
Chair-Elect: Karolyn Tyson, Univ. North Carolina-Chapel Hill 2019
Past Chair: Catherine Riegle-Crumb, University of Texas-Austin 2019
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Jacob Hibel, University of California, Davis 2020
Student Representative: Anthony Hernandez, University of Wisconsin Madison 2019
Section Webmaster: Amy Louise Hawn Nelson, University of Pennsylvania 2019

Section Council

Jessica McCrory Calarco, Indiana University 2019
Simone Ispa-Landa, Northwestern University 2019
Fabian T. Pfeffer, University of Michigan 2020
Linn Posey-Maddox, University of Wisconsin, Madison 2020
Kendra Bischoff, Cornell University 2021
Yasmiyn Irizarry, University of Texas at Austin 2021

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