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APA Committee Appointments Announced

Thursday, March 1, 2018   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Erin Shepherd
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The APA board of officers is pleased to announce the committee appointments for terms starting July 1, 2018. Congratulations to the appointees and thanks to all who were willing to serve!

Academic Career Opportunities and Placement

Gil Hersch (Virginia Tech)
Ram Neta (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Seth Shabo (University of Delaware)

Asian and Asian-American Philosophers and Philosophies

Bradford Cokelet (University of Kansas)
Doil Kim (Sungkyunkwan University)

Defense of the Professional Rights of Philosophers

Donald Bruckner (Penn State University)
Leslie Francis (University of Utah)


Tiffany Montoya (Purdue University)
Luis Oliveira (University of Houston)

Inclusiveness in the Profession

Lori Watson (University of San Diego) — Associate Chair
Kris Sealey (Fairfield University)

International Cooperation

Anat Biletzki (Quinnipiac University) — Associate Chair
Armin Schulz (University of Kansas)
Karsten Stueber (College of the Holy Cross)
Matthew Walker (Yale-NUS College)

Lectures, Publications, and Research

Endre Begby (Simon Fraser University)
Baron Reed (Northwestern University)
Adriel Trott (Wabash College)
Mark van Roojen (University of Nebraska, Lincoln)
Shelley Weinberg (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

LGBTQ People in the Profession

Bonnie Mann (University of Oregon)
Ralph Wedgwood (University of Southern California)

Native American and Indigenous Philosophers

Alex Guerrero (Rutgers University)
Christopher Kavelin (Australia Catholic University)

Non-Academic Careers

Barak Krakauer (IBM)
Michael Murray (John Templeton Foundation)

Philosophy and Computers*

Piotr Boltuc (University of Illinois, Springfield) — Associate Chair
B. Copeland (University of Canterbury)
Daniel Susser (San Jose State University)

Philosophy and Law*

Rebecca Chan (University of Notre Dame)
Govind Persad (Stanford University)

Philosophy and Medicine*

Jennifer Hawkins (Duke University) — Chair
Nada Gligorov (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai)
Nir Ben-Moshe (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

Philosophy in Two-Year Colleges

Richard Legum (Kingsborough Community College) — Chair
Deirdre Frontczak (Santa Clara University)
Mary Gwin (San Diego Mesa College)
Kenneth Pike (Arizona State University)

Pre-College Instruction in Philosophy

Claire Katz (Texas A&M University)
John Torrey (University of Memphis)

Public Philosophy

Leslie Aarons (City University of New York)
Evelyn Brister (Rochester Institute of Technology)
Sean Valles (Michigan State University)

Status and Future of the Profession

Carole Lee (University of Washington)
Yannik Thiem (Villanova University)

Status of Black Philosophers

Michael Hardimon (University of California, San Diego) — Associate Chair
Dismas Masolo (University of Louisville)
Camisha Russell (University of Oregon)
Jacqueline Scott (Loyola University of Chicago)

Status of Women

Kathryn Norlock (Trent University) — Associate Chair
Nancy Bauer (Tufts University)
Nicole Hassoun (Binghamton University)
Janet Kourany (University of Notre Dame)

Teaching of Philosophy

Stephen Bloch-Schulman (Elon University)
Kimberly Van Orman (University at Albany)

Committees marked with an asterisk (*) are being sunsetted at the end of the 2019–2020 year. For more information, see our recent announcement on changes to the APA committees.

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