Irvine Honored by ASA Magazine for 2012 Article on Institutional Review Boards

Janice Irvine

Sociology professor Janice Irvine is the 2012-14 recipient of the Contexts Claude Award for the Best Feature Article (Domestic) for her article, “Can’t Ask, Can’t Tell: How Institutional Review Boards Keep Sex in the Closet,” which was published in the magazine’s spring 2012 issue.

The “Claudes” are named the quarterly’s founding editor, Claude Fischer, and recognize outstanding contributions to Contexts during the span of the current editorship as judged by the members of the magazine’s editorial board. Contexts is a publication of the American Sociological Association.

Award winners will be toasted on Aug. 16 at the magazine’s editorial board meeting in San Francisco during the ASA annual conference.