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2017 Eastern Division Meeting

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About the Division

The Eastern Division is one of three divisions of the American Philosophical Association, along with the Central and Pacific Divisions. Each year the division holds a meeting in late December or early January on or near the Atlantic Coast; recent and upcoming meeting locations include Atlanta, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, DC.


The Eastern Division is soliciting volunteers to comment or chair a session at the upcoming meeting to be held in Baltimore, January 4-7, 2017.

If you are interested in commenting or volunteering for a session, please fill out this form by May 20.

If you have any questions please contact Andrew Cullison ([email protected]), Eastern Division Secretary-Treasurer or Jeffrey Dunn ([email protected]), Eastern Division Secretary-Treasurer-Designate


2016 Eastern Division Elections 

The 2016 Eastern Division Elections have concluded. The results are as follows: 

Vice President: Nancy Fraser

Executive Committee: Bryce Huebner

Executive Committee: Laurie Shrage

Divisional Representative: Jennifer Whiting

Please see this document for information about the 2016 candidates. 

If you have recommendations for nominees for the 2017 elections, please provide those using this form

Group and Committee Session Requests for 2017 Meeting

We are now accepting requests from affiliated groups and APA committees. Fill out this form by June 5, 2016 to reserve your spot!

This year, the Eastern Division will accept proposals from any group affiliated with any of the three divisions. There is no need to apply separately to be affiliated with the Eastern Division. More details about Group and Committee Sessions Requests are available here

Division Information

Eastern Division Bylaws

Eastern Division Officers

Eastern Division Programs

Eastern Division Business Meeting Minutes

Eastern Division Executive Committee Minutes

Eastern Division Nominating Committee Report 2013



Recent Meetings




Only groups affiliated with the Eastern Division may put on sessions at the division's meetings. See a list of currently affiliated groups.


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Upcoming Events
Application deadline for the 2017-2018 Edinburgh Fellowship
Thursday, December 15, 2016
2017 Eastern Division Meeting
Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Nomination deadline for the 2017 Book Prize
Sunday, January 15, 2017
Nomination deadline for the 2017 Sanders Book Prize
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Submission deadline for the 2017 Frank Chapman Sharp Memorial Prize
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

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Member-at-Large (2016)
Jose Medina
Member-at-Large (2016)
J. D. Velleman
Member-at-Large (2017)
Michael A. Smith
Member-at-Large (2017)
Gail Weiss
Member-at-Large (2018)
Noelle McAfee
Member-at-Large (2018)
Amie L. Thomasson
Member-at-Large (2019)
Bryce Huebner
Member-at-Large (2019)
Laurie Shrage
Past President
Louise Antony
Eva F. Kittay
Jennifer Whiting
Andrew M. Cullison
Vice President
Nancy Fraser

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