Special Events at the 2015 MSS Annual Meeting
  • Special Guests [this page]
  • AKD Workshop
  • Peter Hall Lecture 


 -SPECIAL GUESTS

Plenary Speakers 

- Dalton Conley (NYU), author of 
      You May Ask Yourself: An Introduction to Thinking like a Sociologist
      Being Black: Living in the Red
      and the newly-released Parentology: Everything You Wanted to Know 
     about the Science of Raising Children, but Were Too Exhausted to Ask




- Lisa Wade (Occidental), founding editor of the wildly popular and award-winning      website, Sociological Images.




​Plenary Panel
on the status of the social sciences in politics and public affairs 

- Theda Skocpol (Harvard), creator and convener of the nationwide Scholars Strategy Network.
- Christopher Uggen (Minnesota), co-publisher of The Society Pages.
- MSS President Kevin Leicht (Iowa) who is currently serving a term with the National Science Foundation in Washington, DC. 

​Presidential Address 
 “Getting Serious about Inequality” 

MSS President Kevin Leicht (Iowa, NSF)

Special Session 
"On the Status of Public Universities"

John Holmwood (University of Nottingham, UK; 
Past President of the British Sociological Association)  

2015 Annual Meeting LINKS
2015 MSS Annual Meeting                                          March 26-29   Kansas City Marriott Downtown

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