Committee List

The work of AAUP Committees and Task Forces, staffed by volunteer members, is essential to the Association. Browse Committees of the BoardCommittees of the Association, and Task Forces below to learn more about the charges, roster, and projects of each.

Committees of the Board

Admissions & Standards Committee
Melissa Pitts, British Columbia, Chair

Audit Committee
Erik Smist, Johns Hopkins, Chair

Nominating Comittee
Barbara Kline Pope, National Academies, Chair


Committees of the Association

Acquisitions Editorial Committee
Catherine Cocks, Washington, Chair

Annual Meeting Program Committee—Austin 2017
Mary Rose Muccie, Temple, Chair

Annual Meeting Program Committee—San Francisco 2018
Erich van Rijn, California, Chair

Book, Jacket, and Journal Show Committee
Julia Kushnirsky, Columbia, Chair

Business Systems Committee
Dan Wackrow, Harvard, Chair

Design & Production Committee
Melissa Bugbee Buchanan, Georgia, Chair

Digital Publishing Committee
Hope LeGro, Georgetown, Chair

Faculty Development Committee
Carey Newman, Baylor Chair

Intellectual Property & Copyright Committee
Jenny Hunt, Baylor, Chair

Investment Committee
Mike Bieker, Arkansas, Chair

Journals Committee
Katie Luu, MIT, Chair

Library Relations Committee
Dennis Lloyd, Wisconsin, Chair

Marketing Committee
Bryan Shaffer, Purdue, Chair

Professional Development Committee
Michael Regoli, Indiana, Chair


Task Forces

Book, Jacket, and Journal Show Task Force
Linda Secondari, Oxford; Jill Shimabukuro, Chicago, Chairs

Research Task Force
Elizabeth Windsor, Project MUSE, Chair

Small Press Task Force
Jim McCoy, Iowa, Chair

University Press Week Task Force
Fredric Nachbaur, Fordham, Chair