Award and Prize Committees

Contact information for committee members is posted on individual awards pages when submissions are being accepted. See the AHA Awards and Prizes page for details.

Awards for Publications

Committee on the Herbert Baxter Adams Prize: Fiona J. Griffiths (Stanford Univ.), chair; Karl R. Appuhn (New York Univ.); Craig M. Koslofsky (Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign); Isabel A. Moreira (Univ. of Utah)

Committee on the George Louis Beer Prize: Mary Nolan (New York Univ.), chair; Geoff Eley (Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor); James B. Loeffler (Univ. of Virginia); Susan K. Morrissey (Univ. of California, Irvine); Michelle E. Tusan (Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas)

Committee on the Jerry Bentley Prize: Heather E. Streets-Salter (Northeastern Univ.), chair; Prakash Kumar (Penn State Univ.); Peter C. Mancall (Univ. of Southern California); Michael G. Vann (California State Univ., Sacramento); Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks (Univ. of Wisconsin, Milwaukee)

Committee on the Albert J. Beveridge Award: Sonya Lipsett-Rivera (Carleton Univ.), chair; Richard Candida Smith (Univ. of California, Berkeley); Matthew Jon Countryman (Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor); Mae M. Ngai (Columbia Univ.); Brett Rushforth (Univ. of Oregon)

Committee on the Paul Birdsall Prize: Adam R. Seipp (Texas A&M Univ., Coll. Station), chair; Rafe Blaufarb (Florida State Univ.); Bruno Cabanes (Ohio State Univ., Columbus)

Committee on the James Henry Breasted Prize: David Schoenbrun (Northwestern Univ.), chair; Carol L. Neel (Colorado Coll.); Eric Rebillard (Cornell Univ.)

Committee on the Albert Corey Prize: Susan E. Gray (Arizona State Univ.), chair and AHA rep.; David P. Massell (Univ. of Vermont), AHA rep.; Michel Hogue (Carleton Univ.), CHA rep.; Daniel Macfarlane (Western Michigan Univ.), CHA rep.

Committee on the Raymond J. Cunningham Prize: John Bezis-Selfa (Wheaton Coll., Mass.), chair; Michael J. Galgano (James Madison Univ.); Isaac E. Land (Indiana State Univ.)

Committee on the John H. Dunning Prize: Robert H. Abzug (Univ. of Texas, Austin); James T. Campbell (Stanford Univ.); S. Max Edelson (Univ. of Virginia)

Committee on the John K. Fairbank Prize: Kristin Stapleton (State Univ. of New York, Buffalo), chair; Jeffrey Hanes (Univ. of Oregon); Gail Hershatter (Univ. of California, Santa Cruz); Charles P. Keith (Michigan State Univ.); Micheline R. Lessard (Univ. of Ottawa)

Committee on the Morris D. Forkosch Prize: Lara H. Kriegel (Indiana Univ.), chair; Susan Dabney Pennybacker (Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill); Ethan H. Shagan (Univ. of California, Berkeley); Brent Stuart Sirota (North Carolina State Univ.); Kathleen Wilson (State Univ. of New York, Stony Brook)

Committee on the Leo Gershoy Award: Jack R. Censer (George Mason Univ.), chair; Paul R. Hanson (Butler Univ.); James H. Johnson (Boston Univ.); Alexandra Shepard (Univ. of Glasgow); Adam D. Sutcliffe (King's Coll., London)

Committee on the William and Edwyna Gilbert Prize: Rachel B. Reinhard (Univ. of California, Berkeley), chair; Heather Flynn Roller (Colgate Univ.); Rick R. Warner (Wabash Coll.)

Committee on the J. Franklin Jameson Award: Lisa M. Sousa (Occidental Coll.); John W. Randolph (Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign); Holly C. Shulman (Univ. of Virginia)

Committee on the Friedrich Katz Prize: Tatiana Seijas (Penn State Univ.), chair; Raymond B. Craib (Cornell Univ.); Jerry Davila (Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign); Emilio Kouri (Univ. of Chicago); Lara E. Putnam (Univ. of Pittsburgh)

Committee on the Joan Kelly Memorial Prize: Carolyn J. Dean (Yale Univ.), chair and AHA rep.; Beth L. Bailey (Univ. of Kansas), AHA rep.; Julie Hardwick (Univ. of Texas, Austin), AHA rep.; Barbara Molony (Santa Clara Univ.), CCWH rep.; Barbara N. Ramusack (Univ. of Cincinnati), CCWH rep.

Committee on the Martin A. Klein Prize: Pier M. Larson (Johns Hopkins Univ.), chair; Rachel Jean-Baptiste (Univ. of California, Davis); Carina E. Ray (Brandeis Univ.)

Committee on the Littleton-Griswold Prize: Daniel Dupre (Univ. of North Carolina, Charlotte), chair; Katrina L. Jagodinsky (Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln); Ajay K. Mehrotra (American Bar Foundation); Honor Sachs (Western Carolina Univ.); John Fabian Witt (Yale Law School)

Committee on the J. Russell Major Prize: Tessie P. Liu (Northwestern Univ.), chair; Cecilia Gaposchkin (Dartmouth Coll.); Gary M. Wilder (Graduate Center, CUNY)

Committee on the Helen & Howard R. Marraro Prize: Richard R. Drake (Univ. of Montana), AHA rep.; Areli Marina (Univ. of Kansas), ACHA rep.; Steven F. White (Mount St. Mary's Univ.), SIHS rep.

Committee on the George L. Mosse Prize: Michael T. Saler (Univ. of California, Davis), chair; Ann M. Blair (Harvard Univ.); Lisa Moses Leff (American Univ.); Patricia M. E. Lorcin (Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities); A. Dirk Moses (Univ. of Sydney)

Committee on the John E. O'Connor Film Award: Laura E. Nym Mayhall (Catholic Univ. of America), chair; Kathleen DuVal (Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill); Steven J. Ross (Univ. of Southern California)

Committee on the Eugenia M. Palmegiano Prize: Vincent Richard DiGirolamo (Baruch Coll., CUNY), chair; Kim Teresa Gallon (Purdue Univ.); Jonathan Daniel Wells (Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor)

Committee on the James Rawley Prize: Rebecca Earle (Univ. of Warwick), chair; Alison F. Games (Georgetown Univ.); Susanah Shaw Romney (New York Univ.); Abigail L. Swingen (Texas Tech Univ.); David Wheat (Michigan State Univ.)

Committee on the Premio Del Rey: Nina Caputo (Univ. of Florida), chair; A. Katie Harris (Univ. of California, Davis); Adam J. Kosto (Columbia Univ.)

Committee on the John F. Richards Prize: Rachel L. Sturman (Bowdoin Coll.), chair; Rajeev Kumar Kinra (Northwestern Univ.); Yasmin Saikia (Arizona State Univ.)

Committee on the James Harvey Robinson Prize: Fritz Fischer (Univ. of Northern Colorado), chair; Trevor Russell Getz (San Francisco State Univ.); Rebecca Nedostup (Brown Univ.)

Committee on the Dorothy Rosenberg Prize: Matthias B. Lehmann (Univ. of California, Irvine), chair; Julia Phillips Cohen (Vanderbilt Univ.); Hasia R. Diner (New York Univ.)

Committee on the Roy Rosenzweig Prize: Stephen M. Robertson (Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media), chair and GMU rep.; Jennifer E. Guiliano (Indiana Univ.-Purdue Univ., Indianapolis), AHA rep.; Janice L. Reiff (Univ. of California, Los Angeles), AHA rep.; Sean P. Takats (George Mason Univ.), GMU rep.; Lauren Tilton (Univ. of Richmond), GMU rep.

Committee on the Wesley-Logan Prize: Jarvis L. Hargrove (North Carolina Central Univ.), chair and ASALH rep.; LaShawn D. Harris (Michigan State Univ.), ASALH rep.; Rashauna Johnson (Dartmouth Coll.), AHA rep.; Erik S. McDuffie (Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), AHA rep.; Jon F. Sensbach (Univ. of Florida), AHA rep.

Awards for Scholarly and Professional Distinction

Committee on the Herbert Feis Award: Jana C. Remy (Chapman Univ.), chair; Mireya Loza (National Museum of American History); Robert B. Townsend (American Academy of Arts and Sciences)

Committee on Honorary Foreign Member and Awards for Scholarly Distinction: John R. McNeill; Mary Beth Norton; Tyler E. Stovall

Committee on the Nancy L. Roelker Mentorship Award: Amy Helene Forss (Metropolitan Comm. Coll.), chair; Ernesto Chavez (Univ. of Texas at El Paso); Angela A. Lee (Weston High School); Stephen R. Morillo (Wabash Coll.); Susan M. Yohn (Hofstra Univ.)

Committee on Teaching Prizes: Martha E. Kinney (Suffolk County Comm. Coll., SUNY), chair and AHA rep.; Tim W. Keirn (California State Univ., Long Beach), SHE rep.; Tracy L. Steffes (Brown Univ.), AHA rep.