The voting in the ASA Election is now completed. The following members have been elected to three-year terms that shall last from July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2019.


Kandice Chuh, The Graduate Center of the City University of New York


Miranda Joseph, University of Arizona

Laura Kang, University of California, Irvine

Eng-beng Lim, Dartmouth College

Michelle Stephens, Rutgers University

Shirley Thompson, University of Texas, Austin

Student Councilor

Rosie Uyola, Rutgers University

Nominating Committee

Mishuana Goeman, University of California, Los Angeles

Ernesto Javier Martínez, University of Oregon

The Council extends its appreciation to all those who agreed to run for office, congratulates the new leaders of the Association, and wishes them success in their undertakings over the next three years.

The Council also extends its gratitude to those who are completing their term of service. The councilors and nominating committee members whose terms expire on June 30, 2016 include:


Ann Cvetkovich, University of Texas, Austin

Lisa Duggan, immediate past president, New York University

J. Kehaulani Kauanui, Wesleyan University

Marisol LeBrón, student councilor, Dickinson College

Sunaina Maira, University of California, Davis

Martin Manalansan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Juana María Rodríguez, University of California, Berkeley

Nominating Committee

Judy Wu, University of California, Irvine 

Siobhan Somerville, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Review the current roster of board and committee members for more information.


Ratification of revised Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws

The revised Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws were ratified by a favorable vote of 97% of the members voting.

Posted for ASA Office in Member News
Post date: March 2, 2016

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