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Jack A. Goldstone - Honors

Virginia E. and John T. Hazel, Jr. Professor; Director, Center for Global Policy



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Appointed to the Gaidar Institute Advisory Board, 2013.

Appointed to the Research Council, International Forum of the National Endowment for Democracy, 2012.

Named Academic Fellow at the European Policy Council, 2012.

Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Visitor. American Academy in Berlin, November, 2011.

Political Instability Task Force (for CIA), 2011.

Committee on Preventive Action. Council on Foreign Relations, 2011.

Certificate of Distinction in Teaching, Harvard University, 1982 Honor Role for Undergraduate Teaching, Northwestern University, 1985

Certificate for Outstanding Commitment to Undergraduate Researchers, UC Davis, 1991

Fellowship, American Council of Learned Societies, 1984

Fellowship, Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University, 1988

Fellowship, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford, 1992-93

American Sociological Association Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award, for Revolution and Rebellion in the Early Modern World, 1993

American Sociological Association, Best Article Awards:

Award for Best Article in Comparative/Historical Sociology, 2003

  • Honorable Mention 3 times 1987, 1990, 1997
  • Award for Best Article in Political Sociology, 2003
  • Award for Best Article on Collective Behavior and Social Movements, 2003
  • Honorable Mention for Best Article in Social Theory, 2003

Mellon Fellowship for the Study of Contentious Politics, 1995-97

Research Associate, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research 1997

Crayborough Lecture in Comparative History, University of Leiden 1999

Faculty Research Lecturer Award, University of California-Davis, 2003

CHOICE Outstanding Academic Publication, for States, Parties, and Social Movements, 2003

Arnaldo Momigliano Award, Historical Society, 2004