Looking for a specific staff member? A staff directory appears below.
General Contact Information
Phone (202) 737-5900
Fax (202) 737-5526
American Association of University Professors
1133 Nineteenth St., NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20036
If you don't know how to direct your message, send it to our general mailbox and it will be forwarded to the appropriate person.
For questions about membership or help joining: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For general legal information, contact email@example.com. (Please note that the AAUP legal office is counsel to the organization and cannot provide legal representation to individual faculty members). For attorney referrals, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
To contact Academe, the AAUP magazine: email@example.com.
For subscription issues or to order a publication: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advertising information: Kelsey Ohle.
If you're interested in organizing an AAUP chapter: email@example.com.
If you are a reporter who needs information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have a question about this website or would like to report a problem: email@example.com. Please note: If you are a participant in the faculty compensation survey and have a question or a web-related problem: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The AAUP receives hundreds of inquiries on work-related issues. We've compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions. If you can't find your answer there, please also consult our issues section
If you have an academic freedom or tenure problem on your campus: email@example.com. But before you write, please see our Resources on Academic Freedom.
If you are a participant in the faculty compensation survey and have a question: firstname.lastname@example.org. For research inquiries not related to the salary survey: email@example.com.
A number of AAUP chapters and state conferences employ staff. These field staff have formed the Field Staff Association, which meets at the June Annual Meeting. Learn more about the Field Staff Association and for resources for field staff.
Except as noted, all telephone extensions can be reached by first dialing (202) 737-5900.
Office of the Executive Director
Julie Schmid, Executive Director
Elona M. Jouben, Executive Assistant, ext. 3644
Aaron Nisenson, Senior Counsel
Nancy Long, Associate Counsel
Ryan Louie, Legal Administrative Assistant, ext. 3645
Department E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Department of Academic Freedom, Tenure, & Governance
Gregory Scholtz, Associate Secretary and Director
Jordan E. Kurland, Associate General Secretary
Anita Levy, Associate Secretary
Donna Young, Associate Secretary
Donna Banks, Administrative Assistant, ext. 3624
Department of External Relations
Gwendolyn Bradley, Director
Robin Burns, Assistant Director of Media Relations, ext. 3635
Michael Ferguson, Managing Editor, Academe, ext. 3642
Edward Graham, Communications Assistant, ext. 3648
Department of Organizing
Jamie Owen Daniel, Director, ext. 3651
Kira Schuman, Midwest Lead Organizer, (631) 258-2028
Dawn Tefft, Northwest Lead Organizer, (414) 962-3443
Jason Elias, Western Regional Coordinator, (213) 300-8922
Emily McCann, DC Organizer, ext. 3626
Michael Spahr, Organizer, ext. 3660
Joshua Guy Lenes, Organizer, ext. 3638
Alexis Pearlstein, Administrative Assistant, ext. 3655
Department of Chapter and Conference Services
For membership-related questions, please e-mail email@example.com.
For the AAUP Salary Survey or other FCS related questions, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Christopher Simeone, Director, ext. 3652
Mike Mauer, Senior Labor Advisor, ext. 3650
Rebecca Lewis, Assistant Director of Membership Accounting, ext. 3659
John Barnshaw, Senior Higher Education Researcher, ext. 3627
Samuel L Dunietz, Research and Policy Analyst, ext. 3640
Catherine Everitt, Membership Services Associate. ext. 3641
Brikti Abraha, Membership Services Associate, ext. 3632
Carl Snyder, Membership Services Associate, ext. 3643
Department of Finance and Administration
Lynn Quinn, Chief Financial Officer
Carlton Briscoe, Controller, ext. 3634
Lawrence Waldron, Accounts Payable/Payroll Associate, ext. 3656
Wilhelm Davidson, Office Coordinator/Purchasing Agent, ext. 3637
Debra Hanible, Receptionist, ext. 0