Officers

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Brien Ashdown

President

Associate Professor

Department of Psychology

Hobart and William Smith Colleges

300 Pulteney St.

Geneva, NY 14456

(315) 781-3000

ASHDOWN@hws.edu

Research interests: Evidence-based program evaluations for NGOs in Guatemala, adolescent social development in Guatemala, and the interaction of religion and sexuality.

Research interests: Evidence-based program evaluations for NGOs in Guatemala, adolescent social development in Guatemala, and the interaction of religion and sexuality.

Ted Bartholomew

Ted Bartholomew

Vice-President

Assistant Professor of Counseling Psychology

Department of Education

Purdue University

100 N. University Street

West Lafayette Indiana 47907

(765) 494-9739

tbartho@purdue.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

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Denise Lewis

President-Elect

Associate Professor

Human Development and Family Science

University of Georgia

405 Sanford Dr.

Athens, GA, 30602

(706) 542-0254

denise.lewis@uga.edu

Research interests: Aging issues relevant to marginalized populations and on household production of health in elder-headed households.

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Alyssa Crittenden

Past President

Associate 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

KatelynPoelker

Katelyn Poelker

Secretary

Assistant Professor

Department of Psychology

Hope University

35 East 12th Street

Holland, MI 49423

poelker@hope.edu

Research interests: Adolescents’ socio-emotional development and how culture shapes developmental processes. She is particularly interested working with Guatemalan and other Latin American youth, including at-risk children and adolescents.

Ginny Q. Zhan

Treasurer

Professor of Psychology

Kennesaw State University

402 Bartow Ave. NW

Kennesaw, GA 30144

gzhan@kennesaw.edu

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.

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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

Research interests: Analyses of attributes of personal names; cultural variation; territorial loss, ownership, and natural resources; sympathetic and intellectual empathic choices; rational and emotional choices

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Kristen Herlosky

Student & Media Rep

Ph.D. Student

Department of Anthropology

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

4505 S. Maryland Parkway

Las Vegas, NV 89154

herlosk4@unlv.nevada.edu

Research interests: The intersection of reproductive and maternal health, nutrition, and environmental stressors.

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Helen Elizabeth Davis

Webmaster

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Human Evolutionary Biology

Harvard University

11 Divinity Avenue

Cambridge, MA, 02138

helen.davis@fas.harvard.edu

Website

Research interests: Transitioning populations; foragers; formal education & environmental learning; spatial cognition & abstract reasoning; pedagogy; evolution of childhood; embodied capital; cognitive development & cognitive aging

AREA REPRESENTATIVES

Psychology

(2/2018-2/2019)

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Maria Rosario de Guzman

Associate Professor
Child, Youth & Family Studies
University of Nebraska
135 Mabel Lee Hall
Lincoln, NE, 68588
mguzman2@unl.edu
(402) 472-9154

Social Science

(2/2018-2/2019)

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Aileen Garcia

Assistant Professor
Department of Counseling
& Human Development
South Dakota University
1175 Medary Ave
Brookings, SD, 57006
aileen.garcia@sdstate.edu
(650) 688-4121

Anthropology

(2/2016-2/2019)

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Peter Peregrine

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

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

Bonnie Hewlett

Jill Brown