DCSS Leadership

The DCSS has been fortunate to have access to many of the top sociologists in the world to serve in

leadership roles. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you are interested in knowing more about our

events, awards, or membership options.


ELECTED OFFICES: 
 

President

2020-2021             

Yoku Shaw-Taylor, Ph.D.

Secretary

2020-2021

Katie Kerstetter, Ph.D.
Center for Social Science Research, George Mason U
Treasurer
2019-present
John W. Curtis, Ph.D.       
JWC Research (consulting)
Student Liaison     
2020-2021
Alexandra Rodriguez
Howard University
Student Liaison    


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ASSIGNED OFFICES: 

Chair of the Student Paper Awards Committee  
Sandra Hanson, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology, Catholic University

Committee on The History of Sociology in Washington, D.C. Area                     

Gillian (Jill) Niebrugge-Brantley,

Ph.D. and Pat Lengermann , Ph.D.                   

Scholars in Residence, Department of Sociology, The American University
Editor of The Sociologist
Jill Niebrugge-Brantley, Ph.D.     

Listserv Manager
Steven Tuch, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology, George Washington University
Webmaster
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EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE (2020-2021): 

Julie Anderson, Dr. John Curtis, JaQuon Epps, Dr. Britany Gatewood, Dr. Kathleen Guidroz, Dr. Sally Hillsman, Dr. Michelle Kelso, Dr. Katie Kerstetter, Dr. Jill Niebrugge-Brantley, Dr. Amaka Okechukwu, Alexandra Rodriguez, Dr. Carl Schmitt, and Dr. Yoku Shaw-Taylor.



Past DCSS Leadership


2018-2019, 2019-20                      
President: Dr. Sally Hillsman, past ASA Executive Officer; Past President: Dr. Lynda Laughlin, US Census; Secretary, Julie Anderson, Institute for Women's Policy Research; Treasurer: Dr. Wilbur C. Hadden, University of Maryland.
2017-2018 
President: Dr. Lynda Laughlin, US Census; Past President: Dr. Johanna Bockman, George Mason University; Treasurer: Dr. Wilbur C. Hadden, University of Maryland.
2016-2017
President: Dr. Lynda Laughlin, US Census; Past President: Dr. Johanna Bockman, George Mason University; Secretary: Dr. Joseph Lengermann; Treasurer: Dr. Wilbur C. Hadden, University of Maryland.
2015-2016
President: Dr. Johanna Bockman, George Mason University; President-Elect: Dr. Lynda Laughlin, US Census; Past President: Dr. Carl Schmitt, NCES; Secretary: Dr. Kris Marsh, University of Maryland; Treasurer: Dr. Wilbur C. Hadden, University of Maryland.
2014-2015 
President: Dr. Johanna Bockman, George Mason University; Past President: Dr. Carl Schmitt, NCES; Secretary: Dr. Joseph Lengermann, University of Maryland; Treasurer: Dr. Wilbur C. Hadden, University of Maryland.
2013-2014
President: Dr. Carl Schmitt, NCES; President-Elect: Dr. Alan Dahl & Dr. Natalia Ruiz-Junco, American University; Past President: Dr. Christine Schiwietz, Georgetown University; Secretary: Dr. Julie Fennell, Gallaudet University; Treasurer: Dr. Wilbur C. Hadden, University of Maryland.
2012-2013
President: Dr. Christine Schiwietz, Georgetown University; Past President: Dr. Gillian “Jill” Niebrugge-Brantley, American University; Secretary: Dr. Yoku Shaw-Taylor.
2011-2012
President: Dr. Gillian “Jill” Niebrugge-Brantley, American University; President-Elect: Past President: Secretary: Dr. Yoku Shaw-Taylor; Treasurer.
2008-2009
President: Dr. Enrique S. Pumar, Catholic University; President-Elect: Past President: Secretary: Treasurer.
1975-1976
President: President-Elect: Dr. Albert E. Gollin, Bureau of Social Science Research; Past President: Secretary and Editor: Gene Petersen; Treasurer.
1972-1973 
President: Dr. Dorothy K. Newman, Washington Center for Metropolitan Studies; President-Elect: Past President: Secretary and Editor: Treasurer.
1967-1968
President: President-Elect: Dr. S. Frederick Seymour, American University; Past President: Secretary-Treasurer.
1966-1967 
President: Dr. Margaret Cussler, University of Maryland; Vice President: Past President: Secretary-Treasurer: Abbott L. Ferris.
1960-1961 
President: Dr. Paul C. Glick, US Census; President-Elect: John C. Scott, American University; Secretary-Treasurer: Gladys K. Bowles, Department of Agriculture; Representative to ASA: Dr. Margaret Jarman Hagood, Department of Agriculture.
1957-1958
President: Dr. Henry S. Shryock, Jr. Vice President: Past President: Secretary-Treasurer: 1951-52: President: Dr. Charles E. Hutchison, University of Maryland; Vice President: Harold Hoffsommer; Past President: Secretary-Treasurer: Dr. Harry J. Walker, Howard University.
1950-1951
President: Dr. Austin Van der Slice President-Elect: Past President: Secretary-Treasurer: Charles E. Hutchison, University of Maryland.
1943-1944 
President: Dr. E. Franklin Frazier, Howard University President-Elect: Past President: Secretary-Treasurer
1939-1940 
President: Dr. Irene Taeuber President-Elect: Past President: Secretary-Treasurer
1934-1935
President: Dr. D.W. Willard, George Washington University; Secretary-Treasurer: Dr. Conrad Taeuber, FERA.