The Barbara Sinclair Legacy Award is new LSS award designed to honor the work of a scholar or set of scholars who have contributed a lifetime of significant scholarship to the study of legislative politics. In the tradition of Professor Sinclair’s body of work, recipients of this award will have focused on individual legislative behavior, institutional rules, or the role of party in shaping legislative politics. This award is also intended to recognize scholars who employ a range of methods in their research.
Nomination can be made by any member of the Legislative Studies Section; nomination letters and a list of the candidate’s publications are due by March 1, 2018.
Gregory Koger, University of Miami
Sarah Binder, George Washington University and the Brookings Institution
Lynda Powell, University of Rochester