Distinguished University Professor, Dr. Patricia Hill Collins, was selected as the winner of the 2017 American Sociological Association's W.E.B. DuBois Career of Distinguished Scholarship Award. The award honors scholars who have shown outstanding commitment to the profession of sociology and whose cumulative work has contributed in important ways to the advancement of the discipline. The body of lifetime work may include theoretical and/or methodological contributions.
Dr. Collins will be presented with the award at the 2017 ASA Annual Meeting in Montreal.