2022 Award Winners

Congratulations to the Collective Behavior and Social Movement awardees and a special thanks to those who served on the award committees.

Aldon Morris Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Scholarship of Social Movements

Winner: Aldon Morris. Northwestern University.

Mayer N. Zald Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Student Paper Award

Winner: Simone Durham. University of Maryland. “Not in this Lifetime”: The Black Millennial Imagination and Impacts of Black Lives Matter on Racial Dynamics in the U.S.”

Honorable Mention: Stephen Wulff. University of Minnesota. “’Entrepreneurs of Punishment’: Police Misconduct Insurance, Grassroots Activism, and the Limits of Linguistic Capital.”

Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Article Award

Ya-Wen Lei. Harvard University. “Delivering Solidarity: Platform Architecture and Collective Contention in China’s Platform Economy.” American Sociological Review. 2021.

Charles Tilly Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Book Award

Winner: Dana M. Moss. University of Notre Dame. The Arab Spring Abroad: Diaspora Activism against Authoritarian Regimes. Cambridge Press.

Honorable Mention: Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz. Northwestern University. Figures of the Future: Latino Civil Rights and the Politics of Demographic Change. Princeton Press.

Distinguished Contribution to Scholarship Dissertation Award

Minwoo Jung. Ph.D. University of Southern California, 2021 (current position, assistant professor at Loyola University, Chicago). Rights Projects in a Globalized World.