Launch of a new Sociology of Development journal and Job Announcements

A couple announcements follow: (1) The launching of the major new journal, Sociology of Development; and (2) job openings at Texas State University. ******* Dear Colleagues, We are pleased to announce that the new journal Sociology of Development (published by University of California Press) is ready for manuscript submissions! The journal webpage, which includes manuscript preparation information, is here: http://www.ucpressjournals.com/journal.php?j=sod The manuscript submission webpage is … Continue reading Launch of a new Sociology of Development journal and Job Announcements

Section Announcements

Two announcements follow.  The first is a call for papers for a conference on “Neoliberalism and Public Higher Education” to be held at Michigan State University on March 27-28, 2015.  The second is a call for expressions of interest for research assistant positions to collect qualitative data for evaluations of programs designed to increase women’s economic empowerment in Africa. ************* In order to promote critical reflection and public … Continue reading Section Announcements

Sociology of Development Activities at ASA!

The Sociology of Development section is kicking things off on Saturday night with our off-site reception, and then waking up early on Sunday to start a full day of outstanding section panels and roundtables! Saturday Night Off-Site Reception Sat, August 16, 6:30 to 8:30 Thirsty Bears Brewing Company 661 Howard Street, San Francisco   Here is the info on three panels:   (1) Development in Hard Times Sun, August 17, … Continue reading Sociology of Development Activities at ASA!

Jobs in Development Sociology

Job ID: 10353 Institution: Pew Research Center Department: Global Attitudes Project Title: Research Associate, Global Attitudes Project Position/Rank: Sociological Practice/Applied/Other: Researcher Areas/Special Programs: Global and Transnational Sociology, Political Economy Job ID: 10353 Institution: Pew Research Center Department: Global Attitudes Project Title: Research Associate, Global Attitudes Project Position/Rank: Sociological Practice/Applied/Other: Researcher Areas/Special Programs: Global and Transnational Sociology, Political Economy Job ID: 10307 Institution: Munk School of … Continue reading Jobs in Development Sociology