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Committee Charge

The committee is charged with increasing the inclusiveness of the profession. It is responsible for assessing and reporting on the status of underrepresented groups in the profession; advising the board and members of the association of ways in which inclusiveness can be increased; developing and carrying out its own projects to promote inclusiveness; and working in conjunction with the diversity committees.

The chairs of the six diversity committees (Asian and Asian-American Philosophers and Philosophies; Hispanics; LGBTQ People in the Profession; Native American and Indigenous PhilosophersStatus of Black Philosophers; and Status of Women) and the president of the Society for Philosophy and Disability (SPD) serve as ex officio members of this committee; the committee includes a member appointed specifically for her or his expertise on issues related to disability; and one member of the graduate student council (GSC) serves as a liaison to this committee.

Committee Reports

2016–2017 report

2015–2016 - no report submitted

2014-2015 report 

2013-2014 report

2012-2013 report

2011-2012 report

2010-2011 report

2009-2010 report

2008-2009 report

2007-2008 report

Upcoming Events
APA Lecture by Janet Stemwedel
Friday, November 16, 2018
Nomination deadline for the 2019 Lebowitz Prize
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Application deadline for the 2019–2020 Edinburgh Fellowship
Saturday, December 15, 2018
Nomination deadline for the 2019 Book Prize
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Nomination deadline for the 2019 Sanders Book Prize
Thursday, January 31, 2019

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Associate Chair (2019)
Lori Watson
Chair (2019)
Kenneth Taylor
Disability Representative (2020)
Wiebke Deimling
ex officio (2019)
Julie Maybee
ex officio (2019)
Charlotte Witt
ex officio (2020)
Brian J. Bruya
ex officio (2020)
Robert K. Garcia
ex officio (2020)
Lori J. Underwood
ex officio (2021)
Perry Zurn
ex officio (SPD)
Adam S. Cureton
GSC Liaison (2019)
Tamsin Kimoto
Member (2019)
Michelle Mason
Member (2020)
Noell Birondo
Member (2021)
Kris Sealey

 

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