The Steering Committee provides CONSIRT administration with professional advice and guidance on strategy design and supports them in identifying means to achieve CONSIRT’s objectives.
The composition of the Steering Committee reflects CONSIRT’s strive for excellence in both methodological and substantive research, as well as its focus on interdisciplinarity:
J. Craig Jenkins, Professor, Department of Sociology, OSU, and Chair of the CONSIRT Steering Committee
Janet Box-Steffensmeier, Vernal Riffe Professor of Political Science, Professor of Sociology, and Divisional Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Denise Bronson, Professor and Associate Dean, College of Social Work, OSU
John Casterline, Professor, Department of Sociology, and Director of the Institute for Population Research, OSU
Richard Herrmann, Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science, OSU
Miroslawa Marody, Professor, Institute of Sociology, University of Warsaw, and Vice-President of PAN
Andrzej Rychard, Professor and Director of the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology PAN
The Steering Committee generally meets twice a year, in Autumn and in Spring, in Columbus, OH, or in Warsaw, Poland.