2018 CUSS Awards
Congratulations to the 2018 CUSS awards recipients. The awards will be presented at the CUSS Business Meeting on Tuesday, August 14, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Level 100, 107AB, 11:30 am-12:10 pm.
Robert and Helen Lynd Lifetime Achievement Award
The Robert and Helen Lynd Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes distinguished career achievement in community and urban sociology.
-Jan Lin, Chair
Brooklyn College and The Graduate Center, CUNY
The Robert E. Park Award
The Park Award (formerly the Park Book Award) goes to the author(s) of the best book published in the past two years (2016 and 2017).
Iddo Tavory, Summoned: Identification and Religious Life in a Jewish Neighborhood. (University of Chicago Press, 2016).
Maria Krysan and Kyle Crowder, Cycle of Segregation: Social Processes and Residential Stratification. (Russell Sage Foundation, 2017)
-Forrest Stuart, Chair
University of Chicago
New York University
The Jane Addams Award
The Jane Addams Award (formerly the Park Article Award) goes to authors of the best scholarly article in community and urban sociology published in the past two years (2016 or 2017).
Hillary Angelo, “From the City Lens Toward Urbanisation as a Way of Seeing: Country/City Binaries on an Urbanising Planet.” Urban Studies. 54:1,158-178. (January 1, 2017)
-Ryan Centner, Chair
London School of Economics
SUNY at New Paltz
University of Melbourne
University of Pittsburgh
John Jay College and the Graduate Center, CUNY
CUSS Student Paper Award
The CUSS Student Paper Award goes to the student author of the paper the award committee regards as the best graduate student paper in community and urban sociology.
Robin Bartram, Northwestern University, “Going Easy and Going After: Building Inspections and the Selective Allocation of Code Violations”
Rahim Kurwa, UCLA, “Policing to Segregate: Sketching the Contours of an Eviction Regime in Suburban Los Angeles”
-Zaire Dinzey-Flores, Chair
-Franklin & Marshall University
University of Michigan, Flint
– Brandi Thompson Summers
Virginia Commonwealth University