Officers, Honorary Fellows, Executive Council, and Committees
We are most proud that for 30 years, SASE movers and shakers have greatly increased awareness of socio-economics throughout the world.
Nitsan Chorev is the Harmon Family Professor of Sociology and International & Public Affairs at Brown University in the US. Chorev was previously a member at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton, a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and a fellow at the UCLA International Institute. Among other publications, she is the author of Remaking U.S. Trade Policy: From Protectionism to Globalization (Cornell University Press, 2007) and of The World Health Organization between North and South (Cornell University Press, 2012). Her most recent book, Give and Take: Developmental Foreign Aid and Local Pharmaceutical Production in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda is coming out with Princeton University Press later this year.
Nina Bandelj is Professor of Sociology, Equity Advisor to Dean in Social Sciences and Co-Director of Center for Organizational Research at the University of California, Irvine. Her research examines the social, cultural and emotional influences on economic phenomena, globalization, and postsocialism. She is the (co)author or (co)editor of six books and multiple articles. Her most recent book is Money Talks: Explaining How Money Really Works (with F. Wherry and V. Zelizer, 2017). Bandelj serves as one of the editors of Socio-Economic Review, is past Chair of Economic Sociology Section of the American Sociological Association (ASA), and on Executive Councils of the ASA, Society for Advancement of Socio-Economics and RC09 of International Sociological Association.
D: Professions and Professionals in a Globalizing World
Sigrid Quack is Director of the Centre for Global Cooperation Research and Professor of Comparative Sociology at the University Duisburg-Essen in Germany. Previously, she was Leader of the Research Group on Institution Building across Borders at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies in Cologne and for many years a Senior Researcher at the WZB Social Science Center Berlin. She has been a visiting fellow at the Stockholm Centre for Organizational Research (SCORE); the Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University, Providence; the École Normal Supérieure Cachan; and St. John’s College at the University of Cambridge.
Sigrid has written widely on globalization and institutional change, transnational governance, professions and expertise, as well as previously on the comparative analysis of capitalism, gender relations, labour markets and employment systems. Among other publications, Sigrid has co-edited two volumes with Marie-Laure Djelic on Transnational Communities (Cambridge University Press) and Globalization and Institutions (Edward Elgar). She has published articles in Accounting, Organizations and Society;Annual Review of Sociology; Cambridge Journal of Economics; Global Policy; Organization Studies; Revista de Administração de Empresas; Review of International Political Economy; Socio-Economic Review and Theory and Society. Her most recent German book (co-edited with Schulz-Schaeffer, Shire and Weiß) explores forms and regulations of transnational work and labour markets (Transnationale Arbeit, VS Springer). Sheis currently working on two major projects: organized creativity and intellectual property rights in pharma and music; and imagined pathways to global cooperation in transnational governance.
Sigrid Quack has been a member of SASE since 2006. She is a co-organizer of Network D: Professions and Professionals in a Globalizing World, has served on the Executive Council since 2014, on the SER Best Prize Committee in 2016 and 2018 and on the Diversity Committee in 2019.
Photo by Georg Lukas / KHK/GCR21
The Executive Council is SASE’s official policymaking body. It currently consists of 22 members, each elected for a term of three years, and convenes once yearly at SASE’s annual meeting to make decisions and nominations that govern SASE’s everyday functioning as well as its future.
ANNUAL MEETING PROGRAM COMMITTEE — AMSTERDAM 2020
Nitsan Chorev (chair)
NETWORK OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE
Emily Barman (chair)
PRESIDENTIAL SEARCH COMMITTEE
Akos Rona-Tas (chair)
Olivier Godechot (chair)
MEMBERSHIP AND DIVERSITY COMMITTEE
Sigrid Quack (chair)
EARLY CAREER WORKSHOP COMMITTEE
Roberto Pedersini (chair)
ALICE AMSDEN BOOK AWARD
Alya Guseva (chair)
Cheris Sung-ching Chan
SER BEST ARTICLE PRIZE COMMITTEE
Michelle Hsieh (chair)
WORKING GROUP ON GREENING
Virginia Doellgast (chair)
Julimar da Silva
AD-HOC FINANCE COMMITTEE
Nina Bandelj (chair)
Jeanne Lazarus (faculty editor)
Laura Adler (chief editor)
Jacob Bromberg (coordinator)
Assaf S. Bondy
Robert Boyer, Karin Knorr Cetina, Amitai Etzioni, John Gardner*, Anthony Giddens, Albert O. Hirschman*, J. Rogers Hollingsworth, Donald MacKenzie, Jane Mansbridge, Renate Mayntz, Marino Regini, Mari Sako, Fritz Scharpf, Amartya Sen, Herbert Simon*, Neil Smelser*, Robert Solow, Wolfgang Streeck, Richard Swedberg, Kathy Thelen, Lester Thurow*, Viviana Zelizer