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Race, Ethnicity and Politics (Section 33)

The purpose of this section is to foster communication among scholars, recognize leadership in the field, facilitate research and publication opportunities, encourage undergraduate and student interest, and create a permanent forum for developing and refining appropriate theoretical models in the study of race and ethnicity.

Founded: 1995
Yearly membership dues: $10.00 for students and $20.00 for other members.
Website: http://www.apsarep.org/
Public Discussion Lists: RACE-POL Listserv
Newsletter: Race, Ethnicity and Politics Section Newsletter Section Counts

Organized sections provide opportunities for APSA members who share a common interest in a particular subfield to organize meetings and coordinate communications under Association auspices.

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Section Officers

Chair
Kerry Haynie
Duke University
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Co-Chair
Marisa Abrajano
University of California, San Diego
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Secretary
Andrew Flores
University of California, Los Angeles
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Treasurer
Christina Greer
Fordham University
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Journal Editors
Jane Junn
University of Southern California
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Marisa Abrajano
University of California, San Diego
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REP Newsletter Editors
Ray Block
University of Wisconsin, La Crosse
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Hannah Walker
Rutgers University
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2018 Annual Meeting Program Chair
Stella Rouse
University of Maryland
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Candis Watts Smith
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Executive Council
Christina Bejarano, University of Kansas
Karam Dana, University of Washington, Bothell
Alexandra Filindra, University of Illinois, Chicago
Chris Haynes, University of New Haven
Evelyn Simien, University of Connecticut
Pearl Ford Dowe, University of Arkansas
Lorrie Frasure-Yokley, University of California, Los Angeles
Jessica Lavariega-Monforti, California Lutheran University
Jennifer Merolla, University of California, Riverside
Sara Sadhwani, University of Southern California

Section Awards

Section awards are presented during the APSA annual meeting awards ceremony. To learn more about any award listed, contact the award committee chair for the award.

All section 33. Race, Ethnicity and Politics awards to-date »

Best Book Award

The Best Book Award is given for the best book in the field of Race, Ethnicity, and Politics.

Previous recipients »

Award Committee: 

Saladin Ambar
Rutgers University
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Christopher Stout
Oregon State University
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Vanessa Tyson
Scripps College
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Best Dissertation Award

The Best Dissertation Award is given for the best American dissertation on Race, Ethnicity, and Politics accepted in the previous year.

Previous recipients »

Deadline for nominations: TBA

Award Committee: 

Ashley Jardina
Duke University
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Jason Casellas
University of Houston
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Matthew Mendez
CSU, Channel Islands
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Best Comparative Dissertation Award

The Best Comparative Dissertation Award is given for the best comparative dissertation on Race, Ethnicity, and Politics of the previous year.

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Deadline for nominations: TBA

Award Committee

Best Paper Award

The Best Paper Award is given for the best paper on Race, Ethnicity, and Politics presented at the previous year’s APSA Annual Meeting.

Previous recipients »

Deadline for nominations: TBA

Award Committee

Jennifer Merolla
University of California, Riverside
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Rene Rocha
University of Iowa
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Wendy Smooth
Ohio State University
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Mark Q. Sawyer Memorial Scholarship in Comparative Race Politics

Deadline for nominations: TBA

Award Committee

Andra Gillespie
Emory University
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Lorrie Frasure-Yokley
University of California, Los Angeles
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Tyson King-Meadows
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
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