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Paul Y. L. Ngo

Department of Psychology
St. Norbert College
100 Grant Street
JMS Hall, 204
De Pere, WI 54115-2099
Tel: 920-403-3297
Fax: 920-403-4033


Research interests: Interdisciplinary, multi-level (e.g., sociocultural, psychological, and physical) study of identity, behavior, and health

Hemalatha Ganapathy-Coleman


Associate Professor of Developmental Psychology
Indiana State University
UH 301A
Terre Haute, IN 47809
Tel: 812- 237-2883
Fax: 812-237-8846

Research interests: Culturally diverse parenting ethnotheories among Asian Indian families in India & USA; Educational ethnotheories among low-income parents in India; Socialization into religion and culture; Ethnic and racial identity

Past President
Valerie Havill


Department of Psychology
University of North Georgia
Gainesville, GA 30503
Tel: 678-717-3463
Fax: 678-717-3937

Research interests: Cross-cultural human development and personality development

Vice President
Bonnie Hewlett

Department of Anthropology
Washington State University
14204 NE Salmon Creek Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98686-9600
Tel: 360-546-9449
Fax: 360-546-9036

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

Lisa Oliver

Department of Counselor Education
San José State University

Sweeney Hall 420
San José, CA 95192

Tel: 408-924-3767

Research interests: resilience, cultural relationships, international partnerships, blended learning approaches, and globalization in higher education

Seinenu M. Thein

University of California, Los Angeles
Department of Psychology
Graduate Program
1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1563

Tel: 310-825-2961

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Research interests: Embodiment, food, attachment, self, morality, childhood, fieldwork in Southeast Asia (Burma) and the United States


Brien Ashdown

Social Science
Replacement Pending

Vadim Moldovan


Brad R. Huber

Brien Ashdown, Psychology Area Rep

Hobart & William Smith Colleges


Social Work
York College, CUNY


Dept. of Anthropology
College of Charleston


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Parliamentarian and Archivist
Herbert Barry

Professor Emeritus, University of Pittsburgh
552 N. Neville St. #83
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-2830

Tel: 412-648-8563
Fax: 412-648-8219


Newsletter Editor: Hemalatha Ganapathy-Coleman
(pending replacement)

Indiana State University

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David W. Shwalb

David Shwalb
Southern Utah University


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