For Release: April 16, 2011.
For more information, contact: Robin Burns.
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Washington, D.C. —The American Association of University Professors elected thirteen members to its national Council, the governing body of the Association. The ten District Council members represent one of ten geographical districts and the three at-large Council members may come from any of the ten districts. The Council meets twice a year, in June and November, usually in Washington, D.C. to determine Association policy.
The new Council members with their affiliations and districts are listed below.
In addition, Donna Potts (Kansas State University) has been re-elected as chair of the Assembly of State Conferences (ASC). The ASC is the umbrella organization for individual state AAUP conferences.
At-Large Council Members
Kim Emery, English, University of Florida
Cecilia Konchar Farr, English and Women’s Studies, St. Catherine University
Jeanette Jeneault, Writing, Syracuse University
District Council Members by District
District 1 Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah
Henry Reichman, History, California State University - East Bay
District 2 Alaska, Idaho, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Rachel Roiblatt, Social Work, University of Nebraska Omaha
District 3 Michigan
Allen Zagarell, Anthropology, Western Michigan University
District 4 Arkansas, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee, Virginia
Dan Murphy, History, Hanover College
District 5 Alabama, Canada, Florida, Foreign, Georgia, Guam, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Virgin Islands, West Virginia
Linda Carroll, Italian, Tulane University
District 6 Ohio
Rudy Fichtenbaum, Economics, Wright State University
District 7 New Jersey
Bob Boikess, Chemistry, Rutgers University
District 8 New York
Christopher Moylan, English, New York Institute of Technology
District 9 Connecticut, New Hampshire, Vermont
Irene Mulvey, Mathematics, Fairfield University
District 10 Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island
Charles Baker, French and Film, College of the Holy Cross