Research Committees

RC48 Social Movements, Collective Action and Social Change

Established in 1994


To foster intellectual, academic and scholarly exchanges between researchers of broadly defined social movements, social change and collective action.

Board 2023 - 2027

President Camilo TAMAYO GOMEZ, The University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom,
Vice-President Kaan AGARTAN, Framingham State University, USA
Secretary Natalia MIRANDA, Aarhus University, Denmark,
Treasurer Camila PONCE LARA, Philipps University of Marburg, Germany,
Newsletter Editors Kaan AGARTAN, Framingham State University, USA,
Marian ORJUELA, Heidelberg University, Germany,
Online Communication Manager Yvan YONAHA, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong,
RC48 PhD Network Representative Aliye Nur KELESOGLU, University of Malaya, Malaysia,
Board Members Tova BENSKI, College of Management Academic Studies, Israel
Liana Maria DAHER, University of Catania, Italy
Lauren LANGMAN, Loyola University of Chicago, USA
Natalia MAYSTOROVICH, The University of Sydney, Australia
Sandra RIOS OYOLA, University College Roosevelt, The Netherlands
Eloy RIVAS-SANCHEZ, Athabasca University, Canada
Shamsher SINGH, FLAME University, India
Yvan Ysmael YONAHA, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

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