Officers

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Jill Brown

President

Department of Psychology
Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE, 68178
(402) 432-1025
jillbrown@creighton.edu

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
alyssa.crittenden@unlv.edu
Website

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

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Brien Ashdown

Vice President

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

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
hewlettb@vancouver.wsu.edu
Website

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

Secretary

114 Teacher’s College Hall
Department of Educational Psychology
University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68588
(612) 386-3202
theodore.bartholomew@huskers.unl.edu

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
croulette@sdsu.edu

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

Lisa Oliver

Treasurer

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

societyforcrossculturalresearch@yahoo.com

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
barryh@pitt.edu

AREA REPRESENTATIVES

Psychology
(2/2015-2/2018)
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Carrie Brown

Independent Scholar
dr.carrie.brown@gmail.com
(404) 471-5120

Social Science
(2/2015-2/2018)
Smita Mathur

Smita Mathur

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

Anthropology
(2/2016-2/2019)
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Peter Peregrine

Department of Anthropology
Lawrence University
711 E Boldt Way
Appleton, WI 54911
peter.n.peregrine@lawrence.edu

 

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

 

FORMER PRESIDENTS

1970s

Beatrice Whiting
Herbert Barry III
John Roberts
William Lambert
Barbara Ayres
Fred Strodtbeck
Albert Pepitone
John Whiting

1980s

Marshall Segall
Melvin Ember
Leigh Minturn
Ronald Rohner
Paul Rosenblatt
Carol Ember
Joel Aronoff
Marc Ross
Alice Schlegel
Roy Malpass

1990s

R. Lee Munroe
Harry Triandis
Ralph Bolton
B. James Starr
Patricia Draper
Douglas Davis
Lew Hendrix
Susan Abbott
Uwe Gielen
Garry Chick

2000s

Harry Gardiner
William Divale
Judith Gibbons
Douglas Raybeck
Lewis Aptekar
Robert Veneziano
Juris Draguns
Douglas Caulkins
David W. Shwalb
William Divale

2010s

Ziarat Hossain
Deborah L. Best
William Jankowiak
Valerie Havill
Paul Ngo