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Philadelphia, May 7-9

2009 ACLS Annual Meeting Attendees

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ACLS fellows and grantees are designated in italics, with their award year(s). ACLS institutional Associates are designated in bold. 

I: Representatives of Constituent Societies: Members of the Conference of Administrative Officers and Delegates

AFRICAN STUDIES ASSOCIATION
CAO: Carol L. Martin, ASA, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
Delegate: Bruce J. Berman, Queen's University, Canada

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
Delegate: Thomas Bender, New York University

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF RELIGION
CAO: John R. Fitzmier, AAR, Emory University
Delegate: W. Clark Gilpin, University of Chicago

AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION
CAO: William E. Davis III, AAA, Washington, DC
Delegate: Don Brenneis, University of California, Santa Cruz

AMERICAN ANTIQUARIAN SOCIETY
CAO: Paul J.Erickson, AAS, Worcester, MA
Delegate: Scott E. Casper, University of Nevada, Reno

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SLAVIC STUDIES
Delegate: Anthony Anemone, New School University

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE
Acting CAO: Margaret Marsh, Rutgers University, Camden
Delegate: Margaret E. Humphreys F’04, Duke University

AMERICAN COMPARATIVE LITERATURE ASSOCIATION
CAO: Elizabeth Richmond-Garza, ACLA, University of Texas at Austin
Delegate: Sandra L. Bermann, Princeton University

AMERICAN DIALECT SOCIETY
CAO: Allan A. Metcalf, ADS, MacMurray College
Delegate: Richard W. Bailey G’71, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

AMERICAN ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION
CAO: John J. Siegfried, AEA, Vanderbilt University
Delegate: Charlotte V. Kuh, National Research Council of the National Academies

AMERICAN FOLKLORE SOCIETY
CAO: Timothy Lloyd, AFS, Ohio State University
Delegate: Lee Haring, City University of New York, Brooklyn College, Emeritus

AMERICAN HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION
CAO: Arnita A. Jones, AHA, Washington, DC
Delegate: Nancy F. Cott G’88, Harvard University

AMERICAN MUSICOLOGICAL SOCIETY
CAO: Robert Judd, AMS, Bowdoin College
Delegate: Ruth A. Solie, Smith College

AMERICAN NUMISMATIC SOCIETY
Acting Delegate: Roger S. Bagnall F’76 G’76, New York University

AMERICAN PHILOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION
CAO: Adam D. Blistein, APA, University of Pennsylvania
Acting Delegate: Helen F. North F’71 G’74 F’87, Swarthmore College

AMERICAN PHILOSOPHICAL ASSOCIATION
CAO/Acting Delegate: David E. Schrader, APA, University of Delaware

AMERICAN POLITICAL SCIENCE ASSOCIATION
CAO: Michael Brintnall, APSA, Washington, DC
Delegate: Joseph H. Lane, Emory and Henry College

AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION
CAO: Cynthia D. Belar, APA, Washington, DC

AMERICAN SCHOOLS OF ORIENTAL RESEARCH
CAO: Andrew G. Vaughn, ASOR, Boston University
Delegate: Eric M. Meyers, Duke University

AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR AESTHETICS
CAO: Dabney Townsend, ASA, Armstrong Atlantic State University
Delegate: Philip A. Alperson, Temple University

AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY STUDIES
CAO: Byron Wells, ASECS, Wake Forest University
Delegate: John B. Bender F’74, Stanford University

AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY
CAO: Lisa Mighetto, ASEH, Seattle, WA
Acting Delegate: Ellen Stroud F’04, Bryn Mawr College

AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR LEGAL HISTORY
Delegate: Maeva Marcus, The George Washington University

AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR THEATRE RESEARCH
Delegate: Tracy C. Davis, Northwestern University

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CHURCH HISTORY
CAO: Keith A. Francis, ASCH, Baylor University
Delegate: Charles H. Lippy, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF COMPARATIVE LAW
Delegate: David S. Clark, Willamette University

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF INTERNATIONAL LAW
CAO: Elizabeth Andersen, ASIL, Washington, DC
Delegate: Peter D. Trooboff, Covington and Burling, Washington, DC

AMERICAN SOCIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION
CAO: Sally T. Hillsman, ASA, Washington, DC

AMERICAN STUDIES ASSOCIATION
Delegate: Gary Y. Okihiro, Columbia University

ARCHAEOLOGICAL INSTITUTE OF AMERICA
Delegate: Nancy C. Wilkie, Carleton College

ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF BALTIC STUDIES
CAO: Olavi Arens, AABS, Armstrong Atlantic State University
Delegate: Inta Gale Carpenter G’90, Indiana University, Bloomington

ASSOCIATION FOR ASIAN STUDIES
Delegate: Anand A. Yang G’77, University of Washington

ASSOCIATION FOR JEWISH STUDIES
CAO: Rona Sheramy, AJS, New York, NY
Acting Delegate: Beth Wenger F’06, University of Pennsylvania

ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN LAW SCHOOLS
Delegate: Todd D. Rakoff, Harvard University

BIBLIOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA
CAO: Michele E. Randall, BSA, New York, NY
Delegate: David L. Vander Meulen, University of Virginia

COLLEGE ART ASSOCIATION
CAO: Linda Downs, CAA, New York, NY
Delegate: Paul B. Jaskot, DePaul University

COLLEGE FORUM OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF ENGLISH
CAO: Kent Williamson, NCTE, Urbana, IL
Delegate: Kathleen Blake Yancey, Florida State University

DICTIONARY SOCIETY OF NORTH AMERICA
Delegate: Connie C. Eble F’75, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

ECONOMIC HISTORY ASSOCIATION
Delegate: Mary MacKinnon, McGill University

GERMAN STUDIES ASSOCIATION
CAO: David E. Barclay, GSA, Kalamazoo College
Delegate: Patricia A. Herminghouse, University of Rochester

HISTORY OF SCIENCE SOCIETY
CAO: Robert J. Malone, HSS, University of Florida
Delegate: Michael M. Sokal, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Emeritus

INTERNATIONAL CENTER OF MEDIEVAL ART
Delegate: Elizabeth Crawford Parker, Fordham University

LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES ASSOCIATION
Acting Delegate: Nicolas Shumway, University of Texas at Austin

LAW AND SOCIETY ASSOCIATION
Delegate: Carol Greenhouse, Princeton University

LINGUISTIC SOCIETY OF AMERICA
Delegate: Mark Aronoff, State University of New York, Stony Brook

MEDIEVAL ACADEMY OF AMERICA
Delegate: Nancy Partner, McGill University

METAPHYSICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA
Delegate: William S. Hamrick, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville

MIDDLE EAST STUDIES ASSOCIATION OF NORTH AMERICA
Delegate: R. Stephen Humphreys F’80, University of California, Santa Barbara

MODERN LANGUAGE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA
CAO: Rosemary G. Feal, MLA, New York, NY
Delegate: Nicolas Shumway, University of Texas at Austin

NATIONAL COMMUNICATION ASSOCIATION
CAO: Roger Smitter, NCA, Washington, DC
Delegate: Martin J. Medhurst, Baylor University

NATIONAL COUNCIL ON PUBLIC HISTORY
Delegate: Kathleen Franz, American University

NORTH AMERICAN CONFERENCE ON BRITISH STUDIES
CAO: Andrew G. August, NACBS, Pennsylvania State University, Abington College
Delegate: William C. Lubenow, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN HISTORIANS
CAO: Lee W. Formwalt, OAH, Bloomington, IN
Delegate: Sarah (Sally) J. Deutsch, Duke University

RENAISSANCE SOCIETY OF AMERICA
CAO: John Monfasani F’76, RSA, City University of New York, The Graduate Center
Delegate: Michael J.B. Allen, University of California, Los Angeles

RHETORIC SOCIETY OF AMERICA
Delegate: Gerard A. Hauser, University of Colorado, Boulder

SIXTEENTH CENTURY SOCIETY AND CONFERENCE
CAO: Donald J. Harreld, SCSC, Brigham Young University
Delegate: Allyson M. Poska F’07, University of Mary Washington

SOCIETY FOR AMERICAN MUSIC
CAO: Mariana Whitmer, SAM, University of Pittsburgh
Delegate: Michael E. Broyles, Pennsylvania State University, University Park

SOCIETY FOR CINEMA AND MEDIA STUDIES
CAO: Paula Massood, SCMS, City University of New York, Brooklyn College
Delegate: E. Ann Kaplan, State University of New York, Stony Brook

SOCIETY FOR ETHNOMUSICOLOGY
CAO/Acting Delegate: Stephen Stuempfle, SEM, Indiana University, Bloomington

SOCIETY FOR FRENCH HISTORICAL STUDIES
Delegate: B. Robert Kreiser G’80, American Association of University Professors

SOCIETY FOR MUSIC THEORY
CAO: Victoria Long, SMT, Chicago, IL
Acting Delegate: Justin London, Carelton College

SOCIETY FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCANDINAVIAN STUDY
CAO: Richard L. Jensen, SASS, Provo, UT
Delegate: Jason Lavery, Oklahoma State University

SOCIETY FOR THE HISTORY OF TECHNOLOGY
CAO: W. Bernard Carlson, SHOT, University of Virginia
Delegate: Steve Usselman, Georgia Institute of Technology

SOCIETY OF ARCHITECTURAL HISTORIANS
CAO: Pauline Saliga, SAH, Chicago, IL

SOCIETY OF BIBLICAL LITERATURE
CAO/Acting Delegate: Kent Harold Richards, SBL, Emory University

SOCIETY OF DANCE HISTORY SCHOLARS
Acting CAO/Acting Delegate: Susan C. Cook, SDHS, University of Wisconsin-Madison

II: Representatives of ACLS Affiliates

ALASKA HUMANITIES FORUM of the FEDERATION OF STATE HUMANITIES COUNCILS
President and CEO: G.W. Kimura

CANADIAN FEDERATION FOR THE HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
Executive Director: Jody Ciufo
Vice-President, Development: Deborah Poff

COMMUNITY COLLEGE HUMANITIES ASSOCIATION
Executive Director: David A. Berry

CONSORTIUM OF HUMANITIES CENTERS AND INSTITUTES
Associate Director: Grant Samuelsen, Franklin Humanities Institute, Duke University

FEDERATION OF STATE HUMANITIES COUNCILS
President: Esther Mackintosh

INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR THIRD-SECTOR RESEARCH
Executive Director: Margery Berg Daniels

NATIONAL COALITION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOLARS
President: Kendra Preston Leonard

PHILADELPHIA HUMANITIES COUNCIL
Executive Director: Joseph J. Kelly


III: Members of the ACLS Board of Directors

Kwame Anthony Appiah, Princeton University, Chair

Nancy J. Vickers, Bryn Mawr College, Emeritus, Treasurer

Jonathan D. Culler, Cornell University

Rosemary G. Feal, Modern Language Association of America, ex officio

Marjorie Garber F’77 F’89, Harvard University

Carol Greenhouse, Princeton University, ex officio

Lynn Hunt F’79, University of California, Los Angeles

Charlotte V. Kuh, National Research Council of the National Academies

Richard D. Leppert F’99, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Earl Lewis, Emory University

Anand A. Yang G’77, University of Washington

Pauline Yu, ACLS, ex officio

IV. Presidents of ACLS Constituent Societies

Paul B. Jaskot, College Art Association, DePaul University

Patrice Petro, Society for Cinema and Media Studies, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Catherine Porter, Modern Language Association of America

V. Other Participants

J. Milton Adams, Vice Provost for Academic Programs and Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia

Stephen Alsa, Library Relations Outreach Associate, ARTstor

Ian Baucom, Professor and Chair of Department of English, Duke University

Patricia E. Beeson, Vice Provost for Graduate and Undergraduate Studies and Professor of Economics and Public Policy, University of Pittsburgh

Edwin Bodensiek, Director of Outreach and Public Relations, Council for International Exchange of Scholars

Carol L. Brobeck, Fellowships Administrator and Research Division Liaison, Folger Shakespeare Library

Laura Brown, Senior Advisor, Ithaka

Michael F. Brown, Director, Oakley Center for the Humanities and Social Sciences and Lambert Professor of Anthropology and Latin American Studies, Williams College

James K. Chandler G’79, Director, The Franke Institute for the Humanities and George M. Pullman Professor of English Language and Literature, University of Chicago

Helen Cullyer, Associate Program Officer, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Thomas DiPiero, Senior Associate Dean of Humanities and Professor of French and Visual and Cultural Studies, University of Rochester

Saul Fisher, Associate Provost, City University of New York, Hunter College

Robert Gibbs, Director, Jackman Humanities Institute and Professor of Philosophy, University of Toronto

Christina M. Gillis F’82, University of California, Berkeley, Emeritus

John Hammer, Senior Program Advisor on Humanities and Cultures, American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Elaine Hansen F’93, President, Bates College

James Herbert, National Endowment for the Humanities (Retired)

Daniel Hoffman, F’08, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, University of Washington

Jessica Jones Irons, Executive Director, National Humanities Alliance

William Labov, John and Margaret Fassitt Professor of Linguistics and Director of the Linguistics Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania

Gregg Lambert, Founding Director, Humanities Center and Dean's Professor of the Humanities and Professor of English, Syracuse University

Catherine Liu, Director, Humanities Center and Associate Professor of Film and Media Studies and Comparative Literature, University of California, Irvine

Elizabeth B. Loizeaux, Associate Dean of College of Arts and Humanities, University of Maryland, College Park

Clifford A. Lynch, Executive Director, Coalition for Networked Information

Herbert Mann, Chair, ACLS Investment Committee; TIAA-CREF (Retired)

Ashley Marshall F’08, Doctoral Candidate, Department of English, Pennsylvania State University, University Park

Erin Smith Mosley, Assistant Director for Communications and Membership, National Humanities Alliance

Samuel Moyn F’08, Professor of History, Columbia University

Daniel P. Mulhollan, Director, Congressional Research Service

Timothy Murray, Director of Graduate Studies in Film and Video and Professor of Comparative Literature and English, Cornell University

Rocío Quispe-Agnoli, Director, Center for Integrative Studies in the Arts and Humanities and Associate Professor of (Post) Colonial Latin American Studies, Michigan State University

Don Michael Randel, President, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Malcolm Richardson, Senior Partnership Officer, National Endowment for the Humanities

Kari Roane, Publications Acquisitions Manager, University of Chicago Press

Karl R. Schaefer, Reference Librarian, Drake University

Oona Schimd, Director of Publishing, American Anthropological Association

Timothy Stowell, Dean of Humanities and Professor of Linguistics, University of California, Los Angeles

Peter T. Struck F’02, Associate Professor and Undergraduate Chair of Classical Studies, University of Pennsylvania

Robert B. Townsend, Assistant Director of Research and Publications, American Historical Association

Judith E. Vichniac, Director of Fellowship Program, Radcliff Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

Kai von Fintel, Associate Dean of School of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences and Professor of Linguistics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ann Waltner F’86, Director, Institute for Advanced Study and Professor of History, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Scott Waugh, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, University of California, Los Angeles

Marian Zelazny, Administrative Officer, School of Historical Studies, Institute for Advanced Study

VI. ACLS Staff

Pauline Yu, President

Sandra Bradley, Director of Member Relations

Kelly Buttermore, Grants Coordinator

Candace Frede, Director of Web and Information Systems

Eileen Gardiner, Director, Humanities E-Book

Ronald G. Musto, Director, Humanities E-Book

Sarah Peters, Administrative Assistant to the President

Nicole Stahlmann, Director of Fellowship Programs

Andrzej Tymowski F’89 F’91, Director of International Programs

Steven C. Wheatley, Vice President

Lawrence R. Wirth, Director of Finance