Board of Directors

Members of the Executive Committee are denoted by an asterisk (*).

Christine R. Yano*

President

University of Hawaii

Prasenjit Duara*

Past President

Duke University

Hy V. Luong*

Vice President

University of Toronto

Anne Feldhaus*

Past Past President

Arizona State University

Jack W. Chen

China and Inner Asia Council Chair

University of Virginia

Catherine Becker

South Asia Council Chair

University of Illinois, Chicago

Ethan Segal

Council of Conferences Chair

Michigan State University

Brian Hatcher

Annual Conference Program Committee Chair

Tufts University

Hilary Finchum-Sung

Ex officio

Association for Asian Studies

Akiko Takenaka

Northeast Asia Council Chair

University of Kentucky

Richard Fox

Southeast Asia Council Chair

University of Victoria

Vinayak Chaturvedi

Journal of Asian Studies Editor

University of California, Irvine

Thomas G. Rawski

Finance Committee Chair

University of Pittsburgh

William M. Tsutsui

Editorial Board Chair

Hendrix College

Former Presidents of the AAS

Prasenjit Duara (2019) • Anne Feldhaus (2018) • Katherine Bowie (2017) • Laurel Kendall (2016) • Tim Brook (2015) • Mrinalini Sinha (2014) • Thongchai Winichakul (2013) • Ted Bestor (2012) • Gail Hershatter (2011) • K. Sivaramakrishnan (2010) • Robert Hefner (2009) • Robert Buswell (2008) • Elizabeth J. Perry (2007) • Anand Yang (2006) • Barbara Watson Andaya (2005) • Mary Elizabeth Berry (2004) • James Watson (2003) • David Ludden (2002) • Charles Keyes (2001) • Peter Duus (2000) • Susan L. Mann (1999) • Wendy Doniger (1998) • James Scott (1997) • Carol Gluck (1996) • Evelyn Sakakida Rawski (1995) • Barbara Daly Metcalf (1994) • David K. Wyatt (1993) • Tetsuo Najita (1992) • Albert Feuerwerker (1991) • Barbara Stoler Miller (1990) • Stanley J. Tambiah (1989) • Robert J. Smith (1988) • Rhoads Murphey (1987) • Susanne Hoeber Rudolph (1986) • Frank H. Golay (1985) • James William Morley (1984) • G. William Skinner (1983) • Ainslee T. Embree (1982) • Paul Wheatley (1981) • Eleanor Jorden (1980) • Benjamin I. Schwartz (1979) • Richard L. Park (1978) • John M. Echols (1977) • Marius B. Jansen (1976) • Ping-ti Ho (1975) • Richard D. Lambert (1974) • George T. Kahin (1973) • Robert E. Ward (1972) • C. Martin Wilbur (1971) • Cora DuBois (1970) • W. Theodore deBary (1969) • Holden Furber (1968) • John W. Hall (1967) • Karl J. Pelzer (1966) • Knight Biggerstaff (1965) • Arthur F. Wright (1964) • William W. Lockwood (1963) • Earl H. Pritchard (1962) • Lauriston Sharp (1961) • W. Norman Brown (1960) • George B. Cressey (1959) • John K. Fairbank (1958) • Hugh Borton (1957) • L. Carrington Goodrich (1956) • Edwin O. Reischauer (1955) • Kenneth S. Latourette (1954) • Felix M. Keesing (1953) • Rupert Emerson (1952) • Robert B. Hall (1951) • Harold S. Quigley (1950) • Charles S. Gardner (1949) • Arthur W. Hummel (1948)

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