Committee on the Status of Disability in the Profession

The APSA COMMITTEE ON THE STATUS OF DISABILITY IN THE PROFESSION monitors the status of political scientists with disability at all levels; advances research on disability as well as on issues of particular relevance to disability; develops and promotes curriculum materials on disability; works to ensure fair and equal treatment of disabled people throughout the profession.

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Committee Members:

Term expiring August 2025

  • Lisa Schur, Rutgers University  
  • Nancy Hirschmann, University of Pennsylvania


Term expiring August 2026

  • Monica Schneider, Miami University (Chair)
  • Amber Knight, University of North Carolina Charlotte  
  • Art Blaser, Chapman University