Honors and Awards

Boris Shor receives APSA Section Award

Boris Shor (Cohort 18 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

received the Best Article Award for "A Primary Cause of Partisanship? Nomination Systems and Legislator Ideology" from the Organized Section on State Politics and Policy by the American Political Science Association, September 2015. 

Dr. Shor is Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at University of Houston
September 09, 2015

Graeme Boushey and Robert McGrath awarded SPPQ Best Paper Award

Graeme T. Boushey (Cohort 17 — Michigan Alumni List) 

and Robert McGrath (Cohort 20 — Michigan) were awarded the SPPQ Best Paper Award for "Experts, Amateurs, and Bureaucratic Influence in the American States," from the Organized Section on State Politics and Policy by the American Political Science Association, September 2015.  

Dr. Boushey is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at University of California, Irvine
September 09, 2015

Craig Volden awarded Richard Fenno, Jr. Prize

Craig M. Volden (Cohort 8 — Michigan Alumni List) 

received the 2015 Richard Fenno, Jr. Prize for his book, Legislative Effectiveness in the United States Congress: The Lawmakers, by the American Political Science Association, September 2015. 

Dr. Volden is Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Public Policy and Politics in the at University of Virginia
September 09, 2015

Elizabeth Bruch receives ASA Section Award

Elizabeth E. Bruch (Cohort 13 — Michigan Alumni List) 

received the Mathematical Sociology Section Award on Outstanding Article Publication by the American Sociological Association, August 2015.  

Dr. Bruch is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Department of Complex Systems at University of Michigan
September 09, 2015

Edward T. Walker receives ASA Section Award

Edward T. Walker (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

received the Section Award on Collective Behavior and Social Movements' Charles Tilly Award for Best Book by the American Sociological Association, August 2015.

Dr. Walker is Associate Professor and Vice Chair in the Department of Sociology at University of California, Los Angeles
August 27, 2015