***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Many sociology recent graduates work in research institutes and are thus not "assistant professors." Are they eligible to apply as well? best sam Sam Friedman National Development and Research Institutes 71 West 23d Street, 8th floor New York, NY 10010 USA 1 212 845 4467 Fax 1 917 438 0894 [log in to unmask] >>> Jim Moody <[log in to unmask]> 04/20/05 12:22 AM >>> ***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Hello Again! In addition to the conference just announced, the American Sociological Association has generously provided funds to help offset travel costs for 10 junior scholars interested in the links between social capital and social networks. The formal announcement follows: Junior scholars (graduate students and assistant professors) are invited to apply to attend the Social Capital and Social Networks -- Bridging Boundaries Conference, Monday and Tuesday June 20 and 21, 2005 at Ohio State University. Organized by Pam Paxton and Jim Moody, the conference will include sessions such as views of social capital; neighborhoods, networks, and social capital; trust and networks; and social capital and networks in organizations. The conference website is www.sociology.osu.edu/facesofinequality/scsn. Ten junior scholars will attend the conference and receive lodging, meals, and up to $400 in travel expenses. Interested graduate students or assistant professors should send a vita and a one-page statement on their related research to Pam Paxton, Department of Sociology, 300 Bricker Hall, 190 North Oval Mall, Ohio State University, Columbus OH 43210-1353. The application deadline is May 5, 2005 and award decisions will be made by mid-May. The conference is sponsored by the Ohio State University Department of Sociology as part of its annual conference series: The Many Faces of Inequality. Funding for junior scholar participation was provided by the American Sociological Association's Fund for the Advancement of the Discipline Award supported by the American Sociological Association and the National Science Foundation. All the best, Jim James Moody Associate Professor Department of Sociology Ohio State University 372 Bricker Hall 190 N. Oval Mall Columbus, OH 43210 (614) 292-1722 [log in to unmask] http://www.soc.sbs.ohio-state.edu/jwm/ _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message. _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.