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Jill Brown

Jill Brown




Department of Psychology

Creighton University

2500 California Plaza

Omaha, NE, 68178


Research Interests: Culture and child development, kinship and adoption, child fosterage, culture and cognition

Alyssa Crittenden

Alyssa Crittenden




Lincy Assistant Professor

Department of Anthropology
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154-5003
(702) 895-3709

Research Interests: Small-scale societies; foragers; reproductive ecology; female life history; cooperative breeding; evolution of childhood; prosociality


Brien Ashdown

Vice President


Department of Psychology

Hobart & William Smith Colleges

300 Pulteney Street

Geneva, NY 14456

Tel: (315) 781-3461

Research interests: Cultural influences on the social development of adolescents and young adults, especially the development of group identity and attitudes, prejudice, religion as a cultural variable, sexual attitudes and behaviors, and parental acceptance and rejection.


Bonnie Hewlett

Bonnie Hewlett

Past President

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



Associate Professor of

Department of Counselor Education

San José State University

Sweeney Hall 420 San José, CA 95192

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



Social Science


Carrie Brown
Smita Mathur
Peter Peregrine

Carrie Brown

Independent Scholar

Tel: 404 471 5120

Smita Mathur

James Madison Univ., Dept. of Early Elementary & Reading

395 South High Street

Memorial Hall 3130 A Harrisonburg Virginia 22807

Tel: 540-568-2937


Peter Peregrine

Department of Anthropology
Lawrence University
711 E Boldt Way
Appleton, WI 54911

Email; Website


Sarah Almalki

Sarah Almalki, Ph.D. Student

Student Representative


Human Development and Family Science
University of Missouri-Columbia 
413 Gentry Hall Columbia, MO U.S.A Phone: +1 (405) 414-­‐2986 E-­‐Mail:

Ted Bartholomew





114 Teacher's College Hall

Department of Educational Psychology

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Lincoln, NE 68588

Tel: (612) 386-3202

Research interests: Culture and mental health, diverse beliefs about psychopathology,​ culture and psychological treatment, positive and multicultural psychotherapy processes, refugee and immigrant mental health and well-being, methodology.

Casey Roulette

Casey Roulette, Ph.D.

Newsletter Editor


Assistant Professor
Biological Anthropology
Department of Anthropology
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Dr.
San Diego, CA 92182-6040

Herbert Barry, Parliamentarian & Archivist

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





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