The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Misra Elected VP of American Sociological Association

Joya Misra | UMass Amherst Sociology

Joya Misra, professor in the UMass Department of Sociology and the School of Public, has been elected vice president of the American Sociological Association.

The major national organization for sociologists, the ASA describes its mission as “advancing sociology as a scientific discipline and profession serving the public good.” The 113-year-old organization publishes fourteen journals and magazines and has more than 13,000 members, including college and high school faculty, researchers, students, and practitioners.

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June 7, 2018