Video of Margaret Abraham addressing the 2nd annual ISA Forum in Argentina (2012.)

Margaret Abraham is an action researcher in the field of Sociology. She is the current President of the International Sociological Association (ISA).

Programme for the ISA's 2nd Forum of Sociology, held in Buenos Aires.

Programme for the ISA's 2nd Forum of Sociology, held in Buenos Aires.

Margaret Abraham was the Vice-President of the International Sociological Association and a Member of the ISA Executive Committee from 2010 to 2014. In 2012, she organized the ISA Forum of Sociology, around the theme of “Social Justice & Democratization”.  

Margaret has also co-developed the Social Justice & Democratization Project and Online Space, which aims to build a global community who can access and share resources through an open participatory approach to research, policy, pedagogy, practices and images on social justice and democratization.

She has also held the following positions: 

  • American Sociological Association, National Representative to ISA (2010-2014).
  • Section Officer, Asia and Asian America Section, American Sociological Association (2009-2012).
  • Co-President, International Sociological Association (ISA), Research Committee on Women in Society (2006-2010). The full list of ISA Research Committees (of which the Research Committee on Women in Society is one) can be found here.