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Officers and Committees

American Studies Association, 2014-2015

The term end date is June 30 of the year indicated in parentheses.

Officers

President: Lisa Duggan, New York University

President-elect: David Roediger, University of Kansas

Past President: Curtis Marez, University of California, San Diego

Executive Director: John F. Stephens, American Studies Association

Editor of American Quarterly: Mari Yoshihara, University of Hawai’i at Manoa

Editor of Encyclopedia of American Studies Online: Simon J. Bronner, Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg

Executive Committee

President: Lisa Duggan, New York University

President-elect: David Roediger, University of Kansas

Past President: Curtis Marez, University of California, San Diego

Council Member: Christina Hanhardt, University of Maryland, College Park

Council Member: Karen Leong, Arizona State University

Council Member: Chandan Reddy, University of Washington, Seattle

Council

Simon J. Bronner ex officio, Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg, editor of Encyclopedia of American Studies Online

Jodi Byrd, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2017)

Laura Briggs, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (2017)

Kandice Chuh, The Graduate Center, City University of New York (2017)

Genevieve Clutario, student councilor, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2017)

Ann Cvetkovich, University of Texas, Austin (2016)

Lisa Duggan, president, New York University (2016)

Christina Hanhardt, University of Maryland, College Park (2017)

Natalie Havlin, secondary schools councilor, La Guardia Community College, CUNY (2017)

Hsinya Huang, international councilor, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan (2017)

E. Patrick Johnson, Northwestern University (2015)

J. Kehaulani Kauanui, Wesleyan University (2016)

Marisol LeBrón, student councilor, New York University (2016)

Karen Leong, Arizona State University (2015)

Sunaina Maira, University of California, Davis (2016)

Martin Manalansan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2016)

Curtis Marez, past president, University of California, San Diego (2015)

Chandan Reddy, University of Washington, Seattle (2015)

Juana María Rodríguez, University of California, Berkeley (2016)

David Roediger, president-elect: University of Kansas (2017)

John F. Stephens, ex officio, executive director, American Studies Association,

Mari Yoshihara, ex officio, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, editor of American Quarterly

Delegate to the American Council of Learned Societies

David Eng, University of Pennsylvania (December 2014)

Office of the Executive Director

John F. Stephens, executive director

Benjamin Feldman, Georgetown University, research coordinator

John Mauer, Georgetown University, publications coordinator

T’Sey-Haye Preaster, University of Maryland, College Park convention coordinator

Board of Trustees Trust and Development Fund

Chair and president-elect: David Roediger, University of Kansas (2020)

President, Lisa Duggan, ex officio, New York University (2019)

David Eng, University of Pennsylvania (2020)

Ruth Wilson Gilmore, City University of New York Graduate Center (2015)

Matthew Frye Jacobson, Yale University (2017)

Curtis Marez, University of California, San Diego (2018)

Priscilla Wald, Duke University (2016)

Executive Director: John F. Stephens, ex officio, American Studies Association

Finance Committee

Chair: David Roediger, University of Kansas

Council Member: Lisa Duggan, New York University

Council Member: Christina Hanhardt, University of Maryland, College Park

Council Member: Karen Leong, Arizona State University

Council Member: Curtis Marez, University of California, San Diego

Council Member: Chandan Reddy, University of Washington, Seattle

Executive Director: John F. Stephens, ex officio, American Studies Association

Nominating Committee

Chair: Miranda Joseph, University of Arizona (2015)

Jodi Kim, University of California, Riverside (2017)

Shana Redmond, University of Southern California (2017)

Siobhan Somerville, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2016)

Julie Sze, University of California, Davis (2015)

Judy Wu, Ohio State University (2016)

Committee on American Studies Departments, Programs and Centers

Chair: Rebecca Hill, Kennesaw State University (2015)

Chair: Mark Rice, St. John Fisher College (2015)

Hans Bak, Radboud University, Nÿmegen, The Netherlands (2016)

Robert Bleil, College of Coastal Georgia (2017)

Shelley S. Lee, Oberlin College (2015)

Matthew Mancini, Saint Louis University (2015)

Samuele Pardini, Elon University (2017)

Andrew Schocket, Bowling Green State University (2016)

Lynell Thomas, University of Massachusetts, Boston (2017)

Critical Ethnic Studies Committee

Chair: Jodi Kim, University of California, Riverside (2016)

Jodi Byrd, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2017)

Kirstie Dorr, University of California, San Diego (2016)

Councilor: E. Patrick Johnson, ex officio, Northwestern University (2015)

Ralina Joseph, University of Washington (2015)

Belinda Rincon, John Jay College, City University of New York (2015)

Audra Simpson, Columbia University (2017)

David K. Yoo, University of California, Los Angeles (2017)

Graduate Education Committee

Chair: Alyosha Goldstein, University of New Mexico (2015)

Ben Chappell, University of Kansas (2016)

Lisa A. Guerrero, Washington State University (2017)

Kristen Haas, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (2016)

Councilor: Christina Hanhardt, ex officio, University of Maryland, College Park (2017)

Roshanak Kheshti, University of California, San Diego (2017)

Augusta Rohrbach, Washington State University (2015)

International Committee

Chair: Udo Hebel, University of Regensburg, Germany (2016)

Councilor: Laura Briggs,ex officio, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (2017)

Rashida K. Braggs, Williams College (2016)

Deborah Cohn, Indiana University (2015)

John Dean, University of Versailles, France (2016)

Ira Dworkin, American University of Cairo, Egypt (2015)

Hsinya Huang, National Sun Yat-sen University Kaohsiung, Taiwan (2017)

Robert McKee Irwin, University of California, Davis (2017)

Alex Lubin, University of New Mexico (2017)

Carmen Mendez-Garcia, Universidad Complutense Madrid, Spain (2015)

Scott Morgensen, Queen’s College, Canada (2016)

Oliver Scheiding, Johannes Gutenberg Universität, Germany (2017)

Bryce Traister, Western University, Canada (2017)

K-16 Collaboration Committee

Chair: Amrah Salomon Johnson, University of California, San Diego (2017)

Chair: Connie Wun, University of California, Berkeley (2017)

Councilor: Natalie Havlin, ex officio, LaGuardia Community College at CUNY (2017)

Laura Hymson, Bard High School Early College, New York (2015)

Erica Meiners, Northeastern Illinois University (2016)

Nick Mitchell, University of California, Irvine (2016)

Eve Tuck, State University of New York, New Paltz (2015)

K. Wayne Yang, University of California, San Diego (2015)

Minority Scholars’ Committee

Chair: Treva Lindsey, Ohio State University, Columbus (2016)

Lauren Araiza, Dennison University (2017)

Councilor: Kandice Chuh, ex officio, City University of New York Graduate Center (2015)

John Alba Cutler, Northwestern University (2015)

Mishuana Goeman, University of California, Los Angeles (2016)

Habiba Ibrahim, University of Washington, Seattle (2017)

Randy Ontiveros, University of Maryland, College Park (2017)

Kiara M. Vigil, Amherst College (2017)

Regional Chapters’ Committee

Chair: Brett Mizelle, California ASA, California State University, Long Beach (2014)

Elizabeth Abele, Metropolitan New York ASA, SUNY Nassau Community College (2014)

Kreg Abshire, Rocky Mountains, Johnson & Wales University, Denver Campus (2015)

Ruben Flores, Mid-America ASA, University of Kansas (2015)

Charity Fox, Chesapeake ASA, University of Baltimore (2015)

Patricia Hart, Pacific Northwest ASA, University of Idaho (2014)

Aaron Lecklider, New England ASA, University of Massachusetts, Boston (2015)

Dennis Moore, Southern ASA, Florida State University (2016)

Mark Metzler Sawin, Eastern ASA, Eastern Menonite University (2016)

Councilor: Karen Leong ex officio, Arizona State University(2015)

Mari Yoshihara, Hawai’i ASA, University of Hawai’i, Manoa (2016)

Students’ Committee

Chair: Megan Black, George Washington University (2015)

Chair: Christopher Kramaric, Yale University (2015)

Kritika Agarwal, University at Buffalo, SUNY (2015)

Tanja Aho, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York (2016)

Student Councilor: Genevieve Clutario, ex officio, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2017)

Christopher M. Elias, Brown University (2016)

Chris Eng, City University of New York Graduate Center (2015)

Amy Katherine King, University of Mississippi (2015)

Student Councilor: Marisol Le Bron,  ex officio, New York University (2016)

John Marquez, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2016)

Amanda Stuckey, The College of William and Mary (2016)

Women’s Committee

Chair: Birgit Bauridl, Universitat Regensburg, Germany (2015)

Chair: Julie Goodspeed-Chadwick, Indiana University-Purdue University Columbus (2015)

Ebony E. A. Coletu, The American University in Cairo (2017)

Birgit Däwes, University of Vienna, Austria (2017)

Councilor: Lisa Duggan, ex officio, New York University (2016)

Jeannette E. Jones, University of Nebraska, Lincoln (2017)

Carly A. Kocurek, Illinois Institute of Technology (2016)

Leah Perry, SUNY-Empire State College (2017)

Kyla Tompkins, Pomona College (2016)

Bode-Pearson Prize Committee for 2014-2016

Chair: Michael Cowan, University of California, Santa Cruz

Ruth Wilson Gilmore, The Graduate Center of the City University of New York

Janice A. Radway, Northwestern University

Angela Davis Prize Committee for 2013-2015

Chair:  Mary Helen Washington, University of Maryland, College Park

Michelle Mitchell, New York University

David Roediger, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Sonia Saldi­var-Hull, University of Texas, San Antonio

John Hope Franklin Publication Prize Committee for 2014

Chair: Deborah Vargas, University of California, Riverside

Glenn Hendler, Fordham University

Alondra Nelson, Columbia University

Ralph Henry Gabriel Dissertation Prize Committee for 2014

Chair: Kirsten Silva Gruesz, University of California Santa Cruz

Wendy Cheng, Arizona State University

Brian Klopotek, University of Oregon

Laura Romero First Book Publication Prize Committee for 2014

Chair: Shelley Streeby, University of California, San Diego

Macarena Gómez-Barris, University of Southern California

Tavia Nyong’o, New York University

Constance Rourke Article Prize Committee for 2013-2014

Chair: Franny Nudelman, Carleton University

Rick Baldoz, Oberlin College

Kathleen Donegan, University of California, Berkeley

Yasuo Sakakibara International Scholar Paper Prize Committee for 2013-2014

Chair: Catherine Ceniza Choy, University of California, Berkeley

Christina Klein, Boston College

Jean Pfaelzer, University of Delaware

Gene Wise-Warren Susman Student Paper Prize Committee for 2013-2014

Chair: Magdalena Zaborowska, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Beth Piatote, University of California, Berkeley

Carlo Rotella, Boston College

Mary C. Turpie Award Committee for 2014-2016

Chair: Lucy Maddox, Georgetown University

Bruce Burgett, University of Washington, Bothell

Mark Metzler Sawin, Eastern Mennonite University

Program Committee for the 2014 Annual Meeting

Co-Chair: J. Jack Halberstam, University of Southern California

Co-Chair: Frederick Moten, University of California, Riverside

Co-Chair: Sandra K. Soto, University of Arizona

Kandice Chuh, City University of New York Graduate Center

Lisa Duggan, New York University

Eric Lott, University of Virginia

Mireille Miller-Young, University of California, Santa Barbara

Jose Quiroga, Emory University

Juana María Rodríguez, University of California, Berkeley

Sarita See, University of California, Riverside

C. Riley Snorton, Northwestern University

Shane Vogel, Indiana University

Site Resource Committee for the 2014 Annual Meeting

Co-Chair: Jennifer Doyle, University of California, Riverside

Co-Chair: Josh Kun, University of Southern California

Co-Chair: Karen Tongson, University of Southern California

American Quarterly Editors

Editor: Editor: Mari Yoshihara, University of Hawaiʻi

Associate Editor: Hokulani Aikau, University of Hawaiʻi

Associate Editor: Monisha Das Gupta, University of Hawaiʻi

Associate Editor: Min-Jung Kim, Ewha Woman’s University, Korea

Book Review Editor: Cotten Seiler, Dickinson College

Event Review Editor: Heather Diamond, ʻIolani Palace, Hawaiʻi

Event Review Editor: Theodore Gonzalves, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Editorial Assistant: Jeanette Hall, University of Hawaiʻi

Editorial Assistant: Sanae Nakatani, University of Hawaiʻi

Managing Editor: Stacy Nojima, University of Hawaiʻi

American Quarterly Board of Managing Editors

Elizabeth Colwill, University of Hawaiʻi

Vernadette Gonzalez, University of Hawaiʻi

Laura Lyons, University of Hawaiʻi

Aileen Moreton-Robinson, Queens University of Technology, Australia

Richard Rath, University of Hawaiʻi

Kathleen Sands, University of Hawaiʻi

Alice Te Punga Somerville, University of Hawaiʻi

Chih-Ming Wang, Academia Sinica, Taiwan

Yujin Yaguchi, University of Tokyo, Japan

Henry Yu, University of British Columbia, Canada

American Quarterly Board of Advisory Editors

Rachel Buff, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Sarah Banet-Weiser, University of Southern California

Keith Camacho, University of California, Los Angeles

Oscar Campomanes, Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines

Bianet Castellanos, University of Minnesota

Grace Hong, University of California, Los Angeles

Shari Huhndorf, University of California, Berkeley

Melani McAlister, George Washington University

Tiya Miles, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Scott Morgenson, Queen’s University, Canada

Marita Sturken, New York University

Encyclopedia of American Studies Online Board of Editors

Editor-in-Chief: Simon J. Bronner, Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg

GerShun Avilez, Yale University

Norma E. Cantu, University of Texas-San Antonio

James Deutsch, Smithsonian Institution

Timothy Gruenewald, University of Hong Kong

Deborah Madsen, University of Geneva, Switzerland

Miles Orvell, editor emeritus: Temple University

Benjamin Railton, Fitchburg State University

Eric Sandeen, University of Wyoming

Juwen Zhang, Willamette University

American Studies Association-Japanese Association for American Studies Project Advisory Committee

Chair: Moon-ho Jung, University of Washington, Seattle

Chair: Chia Youyee Vang, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Matthew Frye Jacobson, Yale University

Curtis Marez, ex officio, University of California, San Diego

Daryl Joji Maeda, University of Colorado, Boulder

Anita Mannur, Miami University of Ohio

Nikhil Singh, New York University

Meg Wesling, University of California, San Diego

Regional Chapter Officers

This is the list of regional chapter officers as reported to the ASA on or before September 1, 2014.

California ASA

President: Adam Golub, California State University, Fullerton

Vice President:  Elaine Lewinnek, University of California, Fullerton

Treasurer: Edward Blum, San Diego State University

Regional Rep: Brett Mizelle, California State University, Long Beach

Website: http://amst.fullerton.edu/casa.asp

Chesapeake ASA

President: Charity Fox, University of Baltimore

Vice President:  Dan Greene, University of Maryland, College Park

Treasurer: Mary Corbin Sies, University of Maryland, College Park,

Regional Rep: Jo B. Paoletti, University of Maryland, College Park

At-large board member: Elizabeth Boyd, University of Maryland, College Park

At-large board member: Susan Garfinkel, Library of Congress

At-large board member: Kelly Quinn, Smithsonian Institution Archives of American Art

Website: http://www.amst.umd.edu/chasa/

Eastern ASA

President: Lisa Jarvinen, LaSalle University

Vice President: John Haddad, Penn State, Harrisburg

Sec/Treasurer: Louise Stevenson, Franklin & Marshall College

Regional Rep: Mark Metzler Sawin, Eastern Mennonite University

Website: http://hbg.psu.edu/research/easa/

Hawai’i

President:

Vice President:

Sec/Treasurer:

Regional Rep: Mari Yoshihara, University of Hawai’i, Manoa

Website: http://www.mllora.com/HASA_website/

Kentucky-Tennessee

President: Cawood McIntyre, Middle Tennessee State University

President-elect: Anne-Leslie Owens, Middle Tennessee State University

Executive Director: John Dougan, Middle Tennessee State University

Regional Rep:

Website: http://ktasa.onefireplace.com

Mid-America

President: John Kinder, Oklahoma State University

Vice President: Jeannette Jones, University of Nebraska

Treasurer: Jane Simonsen, Augustana College, Rock Island

Secretary: Matthew Calihman, Missouri State University

Regional Rep: Ruben Flores, University of Kansas

Website: http://maasa.net/

New England

President: Sara Sikes, Massachusetts History Society

Vice Presidents: Elif Armbruster, Suffolk University, Akeia Benard, Wheelock College

Sec/Treasurer: Gretchen Sinnett, Salem State University/ Wheaton College

Regional Rep: Aaron Lecklider, University of Massachusetts, Boston

Website: http://www.neasa.org/

New York Metro

President: Sophie Bell, St. John’s University

Vice President: Jean Murley, Queens Community College, CUNY

Treasurer: Sarah Chinn, Hunter College, CUNY

Secretary: Krystyna Zamorska, CUNY

Regional Rep: Elizabeth Abele, SUNY Nassau Community College

Website: http://www.nymasa.org/index

Pacific Northwest

President: John Trombold, North Idaho College

Vice President: Chris Schedler, Central Washington University

Sec/Treasurer: Patricia Rasmussen, Eastern Washington University

Regional Rep: Patricia Hart, University of Idaho

Website: http://www.pnasa.org/

Rocky Mountains

President: Melody Graulich, Utah State University

Vice President: Nancy Cook, University of Montana

Treasurer: Eric Sandeen, University of Wyoming

Regional Rep: Kreg Abshire, Johnson & Wales University, Denver Campus

Website: http://www.colostate.edu/orgs/rmasa

Southern

President: Christine Skwiot, Georgia State University

Vice President: Krystyn Moon, University of Mary Washington

Secretary-Treasurer: Lynne Adrian, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

Regional Rep: Dennis Moore, Florida State University

Website: http://southernamericanstudiesassociation.org/

Texas

Co-Presidents: Kathleen A. Hudson, Schreiner University

Vice President: Greg Giddings, Midwestern State University

Sec/Treasurer: Greg Giddings, Midwestern State University

Regional Rep:

Website: http://www.asatexas.org