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Archives - February 2017

February 28, 2017

Dr. Eric Anthony Grollman joins “The Authors’ Attic”" to talk about his article

Hear about Social Problems’ latest research from the authors themselves. Dr. Eric Anthony Grollman joins “The Authors’ Attic”" to talk about his article: “Sexual Health and Multiple Forms of Discrimination Among Heterosexual Youth.” 

02/28/2017, 12:45 PM


February 23, 2017

Make your Hotel Reservation for the Annual Meeting

This year’s Annual Meeting will be held at Montreal Bonaventure Hotel.  Please consider securing a room in the SSSP room block at our discounted room rate of $189 (CAD) plus tax, per night.  Staying in the conference hotel will be very convenient for you.  To learn more visit:

02/23/2017, 12:00 PM


February 21, 2017

Register for the Annual Meeting

Registration is open for the 2017 Annual Meeting.  In addition to all of the exciting sessions, panel discussions, and events, we are pleased to offer optional One-Day Workshops for our attendees.  Current members of SSSP can register at the lowest rates.  Follow this link to register: 
To learn more about the One-Day Workshops visit: 

02/21/2017, 01:14 PM


February 16, 2017

Job Opportunities

The Society for the Study of Social Problems provides a FREE career center for members and non-members to browse current jobs related to sociology. We also allow employers to POST JOBS for FREE!
To find or post your next job opportunity, visit

02/16/2017, 01:15 PM


February 15, 2017

2017 General Election Now Open for Voting!

The 2017 General Election is now open for voting! Click here to log-in and cast your vote

02/15/2017, 12:52 PM


February 09, 2017

SSSP Student Awards and Scholarships

Do you, or a graduate student you know, need a graduate scholarship? SSSP has many Student Awards and Scholarships for you to consider including the Beth B. Hess Memorial Scholarship for students who began their study in community college (deadline 4/1). Travel funds for undergraduate and graduate students to attend the Annual Meeting are also available (deadline 3/15). There are many opportunities for emerging scholars to get connected and get their research funded and their scholarship recognized.

For full details, go to:

02/09/2017, 02:04 PM


February 06, 2017

Call for the next Editor of Social Problems – Extended Deadline – March 1, 2017

The application deadline for the next Editor of Social Problems has been extended to March 1, 2017.  For a full description of the position and application process, please visit: (  Please direct all inquiries, nominations, expressions of interest, and application materials to Dr. Corey Dolgon at

02/06/2017, 10:26 AM


February 02, 2017

SSSP Issues Statement on President Trump's Immigration Executive Order

The SSSP issued a statement calling for the immediate rescission of President Donald J. Trump's Executive Order barring immigration from seven majority-Muslim countries and suspending indefinitely the Syrian Refugee Program.

Click here to view the statement.

02/02/2017, 10:45 AM