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Jill Brown


Department of Psychology
Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE, 68178
(402) 432-1025

Research Interests: Culture and child development, kinship and adoption, child fosterage, culture and cognition

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Alyssa Crittenden

President Elect

Lincy Assistant Professor
Department of Anthropology
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154-5003
(702) 895-3709

Research Interests: Small-scale societies; foragers; reproductive ecology; female life history; cooperative breeding; evolution of childhood; prosociality


Brien Ashdown

Vice President

Department of Psychology
Hobart & William Smith Colleges
300 Pulteney Street
Geneva, NY 14456
(315) 781-3461

Research interests: Cultural influences on the social development of adolescents and young adults, especially the development of group identity and attitudes, prejudice, religion as a cultural variable, sexual attitudes and behaviors, and parental acceptance and rejection.

Bonnie Hewlett

Bonnie Hewlett

Past President

Department of Anthropology
Washington State University
14204 NE Salmon Creek Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98686-9600
Tel: 360-546-9449
Fax: 360-546-9036

Research interests: Central & East African foragers, cross-cultural innovation & social learning; orphans & child relinquishment in Ethiopia; gender & life histories of Aka foragers & Ngandu farming women of Central Africa; infectious and parasitic diseases


Ted Bartholomew

Ted Bartholomew


114 Teacher’s College Hall
Department of Educational Psychology
University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68588
(612) 386-3202

Research interests: Culture and mental health, diverse beliefs about psychopathology, culture and psychological treatment, positive and multi cultural psychotherapy processes, refugee and immigrant mental health and well-being, methodology

Casey Roulette

Casey Roulette

Newsletter editor

Assistant Professor
Biological Anthropology
Department of Anthropology
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Dr.
San Diego, CA 92182-6040

Research interests: Recreational drug use, parasitic and infectious diseases, cultural transmission, and health interventions.

Lisa Oliver


Associate Professor
Department of Counselor Education
San José State University
Sweeney Hall 420 San José, CA 95192

Research interests: Resilience, cultural relationships, international partnerships, blended learning approaches, and globalization in higher education

Casey Roulette

Herbert Barry

Parliamentarian and Archivist

Professor Emeritus,
University of Pittsburgh
552 N. Neville St. #83
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-2830
Office: 534 Salk Hall
Phone: 412-648-8551
Fax: 412-383-7436



Carrie Brown

Independent Scholar
(404) 471-5120

Social Science
Smita Mathur

Smita Mathur

James Madison University
Department of Early Elementary & Reading
395 South High Street Memorial Hall 3130 A
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807
(540) 568-2937


Peter Peregrine

Department of Anthropology
Lawrence University
711 E Boldt Way
Appleton, WI 54911


Sarah Almalki

Sarah Almalki, Ph.D. Candidate

Student and Media Representative

Human Development and Family Science
314 Gentry Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

Research interest includes family life education and intervention programs, Arab-American families, feminism and family studies




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