Call for Nominations: Star-Nelkin Paper Award Competition – American Sociological Association Section on Science, Knowledge, and Technology (SKAT)

Type: Prize

Name: Star-Nelkin Paper Award Competition - American Sociological Association Section on Science, Knowledge, and Technology (SKAT)

Location: Chicago, IL

Application Deadline: March 15, 2015

Sponsoring Institution: The Science, Knowledge, and Technology Section of the American Sociological Association


Details:

The Science, Knowledge, and Technology Section of the American Sociological Association invites nominations for the 2015 Star-Nelkin Paper Award. In 2011, our newest award was renamed in memory of Susan Leigh Star and Dorothy Nelkin, each of whom contributed in numerous ways to our field. SKAT welcomes nominations of published articles that advance the field of sociology of science, knowledge, and technology. To be eligible, an article’s earliest date of publication in a scholarly journal (whether online or in print) must have been in 2013 or 2014. The winner will be honored at the ASA meetings in Chicago (August 22-25, 2015) and will receive a plaque. Self-nominations are welcome. Nominated articles must be received no later than March 15, 2015. Please send brief nominating statements and copies of nominated articles in PDF format to all members of the selection committee, listed below, via email: James Evans (chair) (jevans@uchicago.edu), Carol Heimer (c-heimer@northwestern.edu), Daniel Breslau (dbreslau@vt.edu), Janet Vertesi (jvertesi@princeton.edu), and Steven Epstein (ex officio) (s-epstein@northwestern.edu).


Contact Information:
James Evans
jevans@uchicago.edu

Posted: January 19, 2015