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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

2017–2018 report

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 Jennifer Lackey
Friday, November 22, 2019
Nomination deadline for the 2020 Lebowitz Prize
Sunday, December 1, 2019
Application deadline for the 2020–2021 Edinburgh Fellowship
Sunday, December 15, 2019
Nomination deadline for the 2020 Book Prize
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Deadline to apply to be an APA nominee for the Whiting Programs
Saturday, January 25, 2020

Related Group News

Nominations are open for APA leadership positions
Posted in APA Announcements, Monday, September 16, 2019

The American Philosophical Association is now accepting nominations for APA leadership positions for terms beginning July 1, 2020. Visit the online nominations system. There will ... more »

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Chair (2022)
Lori Watson
Disability Representative (2020)
Wiebke Deimling
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 (2022)
Michael O. Hardimon
ex officio (2022)
Kathryn J. Norlock
ex officio (SPD)
Adam S. Cureton
GSC Liaison (2020)
Tamsin Kimoto
Member (2020)
Noell Birondo
Member (2021)
Kris Sealey
Member (2022)
Eric Schwitzgebel

 

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