SSSA Committees, 2016

SSSA Committees, 2015-2016

Budget & Financial Policies

Chair   Pascal Ngoboka  Economics  University of Wisconsin-River Falls 2016
Bhoomi Thakore  Sociology  Northwestern University 2017
Garfield Blake  Economics  Central Connecticut State University 2017
Sharon C. Sewell  History  Darton State College 2017
Israel Nandamudi  International Studies  East Texas Baptist University 2017
Carlos Huerta Political Science Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Ex officio  Craig Walker  SSSA Treasurer  Oklahoma Baptist University 2015
Ex officio  Cheryl Anderson  Treasurer  Southwestern Women’s and Gender Association  University of Texas-Arlington
 Ex officio  Herman Curiel  Secretary/Treasurer  Southwestern Social Work Association  University of Oklahoma
 Ex officio  Alex d’Erizans  Secretary/Treasurer  Southwestern Historical Association  Borough of Manhattan Community College,  CUNY
 Ex officio  Israel Nandamudi  Treasurer  Southwestern International Studies Association  East Texas Baptist University
 Ex officio  Jocelyn Evans  Secretary-Treasurer  Southwestern Political Science Association  University of West Florida
 Ex officio  Joseph Comeau  Secretary/Treasurer  Southwestern Sociological Association  Georgia Southwestern State University 2016
 Ex officio  Claudia Araiza  Treasurer  Southwestern Economics Association  Southern States University

Editorial Policies

Chair  Cynthia M. Cready  Sociology  University of North Texas 2016
Abdul Turay  Economics  Kentucky State University 2016
Shelly L. Lemons  History  McKendree University 2017
Mehdi Noorbaksh  International Studies  Harrisburg University 2017
Soumya Sivakumar  Economics  Marymount University 2017
Elizabeth Threat Women’s and Gender Studies University of West Alabama 2018
Johanna Dunaway Political Science Louisiana State University
Kathleen Perone Social Work Western Illinois University 2018
Ex officio  Ronald Keith Gaddie and Kelly R. Damphousse  SSQ Co-Editors  University of Oklahoma
Ex officio  Craig Walker  SSSA Treasurer  Oklahoma Baptist University

Membership

Chair  Jeff Justice Political Science  SSSA Secretary
Vera Adamchik  Economics  University of Houston-Victoria 2016
Jean-Marc Gandonou  Economics  Eastern New Mexico University 2016
Mehdi Noorbaksh  International Studies  Harrisburg University 2017
Lopita Nath  History  University of the Incarnate Word 2017
Brenda D. Melendy  History  Texas A&M University-Kingsville 2017
Jim King  Political Science  University of Wyoming 2017
Patrick Polasek  Sociology  Benedictine University 2017
D’Lane Compton Women’s and Gender Studies University of New Orleans 2018
DuWayne Battle Social Work Rutgers University 2018

Resolutions

Chair Jeffrey R. Hankins  History  Louisiana Tech University 2017
Abdullahi Abdulkadri  Economics  University of West Indies 2016
Juan Bustamante  Sociology  University of Arkansas 2017
Rowland Brucken  History  Norwich University 2017
Nicole Farris  Women’s and Gender Studies  University of West Alabama 2017
Jesus Garcia  Sociology  Lamar University 2017
Theresia Wansi  Economics  Marymount University 2017
Women’s and Gender Studies
Political Science
Judy Dearing Berglund Social Work Western Illinois University 2018

Nominations

Chair Tahany Naggar Economics  West Chester University of Pennsylvania 2017
2017
Mark Mengerink  History  Lamar University 2017
Rich Engstrom  Political Science  Independent Scholar 2016
Jonathan Elimimian  Economics  Albany State University 2018
Sociology
Beverly Carlsen-Landy Sociology Texas Womens University 2018
Nicole Farris Women’s and Gender Studies University of West Alabama 2018
Stacy Ulbig Political Science Sam Houston State University 2018
Jeannette Mendez Political Science Oklahoma State University 2018
Joan Lewis Social Work Alvernia University 2018
Ex officio Patrick Barr-Melej  SSSA President-Elect   Ohio Oklahoma State University

Site Policy

Chair  Charles Tolbert Site Policy Director  Baylor University 2016
Abdullahi Abdulkadri  Economics  University of West Indies 2017
Jeffrey R. Hankins  History  Louisiana Tech University 2017
E. Kalé Haywood  History Allegheny College 2017
Salli Vargis  International Studies  Georgia Perimeter College 2018
Cynthia Cready Sociology University of North Texas 2018
Nicole Farris Women’s and Gender Studies University of West Alabama 2018
Jim Riddlesperger Political Science Texas Christian University 2018
Ex officio  Tracy Dietz  SSSA General Program Chair  University of North Texas
Ex Officio  Lydia Andrade Vice President  University of the Incarnate Word

Awards & Honors

Chair Tahany Naggar Economics  West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Gary Copeland,  Jr.  Political Science  University of Oklahoma
Eddie Weller History San Jacinto College
Ray Darville  Sociology  Stephen F. Austin State University
 Rogelio Saenz  Sociology  University of Texas at San Antonio