43rd Annual MSSA Conference.

Mid-South Sociological Association 2016 The 2017 ConferenceMid-South Sociological Association Conference will be held in Chattanooga, TN.


Thursday, January 5, 2017

Greetings MSSA members and friends!

I am pleased to be of service as your President-Elect and Program Chair for our upcoming annual Mid-South Sociological Association conference, and I look forward to seeing many of you there!
Please save the date!
October 18-21, 2017
The Chattanoogan Hotel
Downtown Chattanooga, Tennessee
Here is their website if you’d like a sneak peek: http://www.chattanooganhotel.com/
I will be sending out a call for session organizers soon, along with information about this year’s theme.
Thank you for your continued support of MSSA!
– Dr. Ruth Chananie, MSSA President-Elect
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA
Email: rchill@uni.edu


Mid-South Sociological Association’s

2016-2017 Executive Board

2016-2017 Executive Officers

 President  Kevin Breault, Middle Tennessee State University (TN)
 President-Elect and Program Chair  Ruth Chananie, University of Northern Iowa (IA)
 Vice President   Theresa Davidson, Samford University (AL)
 Vice President-Elect  Jessica Abbott, University of North Carolina at Pembroke
 Secretary-Treasurer  Shelly  McGrath, University of Alabama – Birmingham (AL)
 Past President  DeMond Miller, Rowan University (NJ)

Committee Chairs

 Committee on Membership  Lauren Norman, Delta State University  (MS)
 Committee on Minorities  Ray Von Robertson, Florida A&M University  (FL)
 Committee on Nominations  Patrice Lockett, Jacksonville State University (AL)
 Committee on the Profession  Gregory Harris, Florida State University  (FL)
 Committee on Small & Community Colleges   Nicola Davis Bivens, Johnson C. Smith  University (NC)
 Committee on Women   Jessica Pardee, Rochester Institute of Technology (NY)
Latest News