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APSA Council Committees

  • Executive Committee The Executive Committee consists of the President, President-elect, Past President,Treasurer and chairs of the five policy committees. Its main duties include preparing agendas for council meetings and annual business meetings and acting on behalf of the council to dispose of policy issues deemed of insufficient weight to require decisions by the council. 
    Term expiring August 31, 2018
    Katheen Thelen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Rogers Smith, University of Pennsylvania
    David Lake, University of California, San Diego
    Thomas Pepinsky, Cornell University
    Omar Encarnacion, Bard College
    Amaney Jamal, Princeton University
    Valeria Sinclair-Chapman, Purdue University
    Renee Van Vechten, University of Redlands
    Christina Wolbrecht, University of Notre Dame
  • Audit Committee The audit committee supervises the conduct of APSA's audit and oversees that adequate internal controls exist for the Association’s accounting and finance. 
    Term Expiring August 31,2018
    Caroline Tolbert, University of Iowa, Chair
    Mark Crescenzi, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
    David Lublin, American University 
    Term Expiring August 31,2019
    Lilly J. Goren, Carroll University
    Simon Jackman, University of Sydney
    Benedict Jimenez, Northeastern University
  • Committee on Elections and Rules The APSA Council Committee on Elections supervises the conduct of APSA's elections. 
    Term expiring August 31, 2018
    Juliet Hooker, Brown University, Chair
    Jeffrey Berry, Tufts University
    Elisabeth Gidengil, McGill University
    Eliza Willis, Grinnell College 
    Term expiring August 31, 2019 
    Christina Bejarano, University of Kansas
    Wade Jacoby, Brigham Young University
    Jana Morgan, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Publications Policy Committee The Publications Committee will address issues related to APSA publications, including journals, reports, and ebooks, and provide guidance on proposals for new APSA publications.
    Term expiring August 31, 2018
    Christina Wolbrecht, University of Notre Dame, Chair
    Joseph Carens, University of Toronto
    Lisa Garcia-Bedolla, University of California, Berkeley
    Kristian Gleditsch, University of Essex
    Ashley Leeds, Rice University
    James Mahoney, Northwestern University
  • Membership and Professional Development Policy Committee The Membership and Professional Development Committee will address issues including the Association’s membership structure and dues, policies with wide effect on the membership, and programming and initiatives for APSA to undertake in promotion of members’ professional development.
    Term expiring August 31, 2018
    Omar Encarnacion, Bard College, Chair
    Byron D'Andra Orey, Jackson State University
    Gary Segura, University of California, Los Angeles
    Colleen Shogan, Library of Congress
    Laura Sjoberg, University of Florida
    Carol Weissert, Florida State University
  • Conference and Meetings Policy Committee The Conferences and Meetings Committee will address issues including policies on the siting of APSA meetings and on the structure and format of APSA meetings.
    Term expiring August 31, 2018
    Amaney Jamal, Princeton University, Chair
    Juliet Hooker, University of Texas, Austin
    Simon Jackman, University of Sydney
    Matthew Kocher, Johns Hopkins University
    Bo Rothstein, University of Oxford
  • Teaching and Learning Policy Committee The Teaching and Learning Committee will provide guidance in the coordination of teaching-related initiatives across the Association, including future directions for the Teaching and Learning Conference (currently under review) and programs and publications connected to teaching and learning.
    Term expiring August 31, 2018
    Renee Van Vechten, University of Redlands, Chair
    Cameron Thies, Arizona State University
    Mark Crescenzi, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
    Erin Richards, Cascadia College
  • Public Engagement Policy Committee The Public Engagement Committee will provide guidance on APSA programs and activities connected to amplifying the public reach of political science and, in particular, incorporating initiatives from the 2013-14 John Aldrich Task Force on improving public perceptions of political science’s value.
    Term expiring August 31, 2018
    Valeria Sinclair-Chapman, Purdue University, Chair
    Matt Barreto, University of California, Los Angeles
    Lilly J. Goren, Carroll University
    Evelyne Huber, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
    Pippa Norris, Harvard University and University of Sydney
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