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: Daniel P. Franke (Richard Bland Coll. of William and Mary), chair; Megan Cathleen Armstrong (McMaster Univ.); Hussein Fancy (Yale Univ.); Sarah C. Maza (Northwestern Univ.); Denise Phillips (Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville)

Committee on the George Louis Beer Prize: Michael Khodarkovsky (Loyola Univ., Chicago), chair; Richard S. Fogarty (State Univ. of New York, Albany); Emma Kuby (Northern Illinois Univ.); Todd Shepard (Johns Hopkins Univ.)

Committee on the Jerry Bentley Prize: Molly A. Warsh (Univ. of Pittsburgh), chair; Jeffrey James Byrne (Univ. of British Columbia); Jonathan P. Eacott (Univ. of California, Riverside); Priya Satia (Stanford Univ.); Matthew G. Stanard (Berry Coll.)

Committee on the Albert J. Beveridge Award: Cheryl L. Greenberg (Trinity Coll., Conn.), chair; David B. Igler (Univ. of California, Irvine); Frank Trey Proctor (Denison Univ.); Sylvia M. Sellers-García (Boston Coll.); Samuel Truett (Univ. of New Mexico)

Committee on the Paul Birdsall Prize: Adele Lindenmeyr (Villanova Univ.), chair; Sarah C. M. Paine (Naval War Coll.); Raz Segal (Stockton Univ.)

Committee on the James Henry Breasted Prize: Paula J. Perlman (Univ. of Texas, Austin), chair; Keith N. Knapp (Citadel); Zsuzsanna Varhelyi (Boston Univ.)

Committee on the Albert Corey Prize: Christian Ayne Crouch (Bard Coll.), chair, AHA rep.; Kurk Dorsey (Univ. of New Hampshire, Durham), AHA rep.; Marlene Shore (York Univ.), CHA rep.

Committee on the Raymond J. Cunningham Prize: George H. Vrtis (Carleton Coll.), chair; Felipe Hinojosa (Texas A&M Univ., Coll. Station); Theresa R. Jach (Houston Comm. Coll., Northwest)

Committee on the Patricia Buckley Ebrey Prize: Macabe Keliher (Southern Methodist Univ.); Morgan Pitelka (Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill); Nhung T. Tran (Univ. of Toronto)

Committee on the John K. Fairbank Prize: Jisoo Monica Kim (George Washington Univ.), chair; James H. Carter (Saint Joseph's Univ., Pa.); Janet M. Theiss (Univ. of Utah); Yan Xu (Spelman Coll.); Samuel H. Yamashita (Pomona Coll.)

Committee on the Morris D. Forkosch Prize: George Robb (William Paterson Univ.), chair; Randy M. Browne (Xavier Univ., Ohio); Durba Ghosh (Cornell Univ.); Gail L. Savage (Saint Mary's Coll., Md.); James Martin Vaughn (Univ. of Chicago)

Committee on the Leo Gershoy Award: Alejandra B. Osorio (Wellesley Coll.), chair; Ian Coller (Univ. of California, Irvine); Meghan K. Roberts (Bowdoin Coll.)

Committee on the William and Edwyna Gilbert Prize: Keisha Alexandria Brown (Tennessee State Univ.); David Pace (Indiana Univ.); Alejandro Quintana (Saint John's Univ., NY)

Committee on the J. Franklin Jameson Award: Nora E. Jaffary (Concordia Univ., Can.); Susie S. Porter (Univ. of Utah); Tyson Reeder (Univ. of Virginia)

Committee on the Friedrich Katz Prize: Rachel Sarah O'Toole (Univ. of California, Irvine), chair; Lillian Guerra (Univ. of Florida); James M. Krippner (Haverford Coll.); Manuella Meyer (Univ. of Richmond); Pablo A. Piccato (Columbia Univ.)

Committee on the Joan Kelly Memorial Prize: Katherine Lee Turk (Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill), chair, AHA rep.; Susan D. Amussen (Univ. of California, Merced), AHA rep.; Crystal N. Feimster (Yale Univ.), CCWH rep.; Jessica R. Pliley (Texas State Univ.), CCWH rep.; Ann Waltner (Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities), AHA rep.

Committee on the Martin A. Klein Prize: Mariana P. Candido (Emory Univ.), chair; Monique Bedasse (Washington Univ., St. Louis); Neil R. Kodesh (Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison)

Committee on the Littleton-Griswold Prize: Rebecca McLennan (Univ. of California, Berkeley), chair; Holly Brewer (Univ. of Maryland, Coll. Park); Benjamin Allen Coates (Wake Forest Univ.); Torrie R. Hester (Saint Louis Univ.); William J. Novak (Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor)

Committee on the J. Russell Major Prize: Nimisha Barton (Princeton Univ.); Michael P. Breen (Reed Coll.); Sue Peabody (Washington State Univ., Vancouver)

Committee on the Helen & Howard R. Marraro Prize: Thomas Chauncey Behr (Univ. of St. Thomas, Tex.), chair, ACHA rep.; Pamela L. Ballinger (Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor), AHA rep.; Steven F. White (Mount St. Mary's Univ.), SIHS rep.

Committee on the George L. Mosse Prize: Steven C. Soper (Univ. of Georgia), chair; Peter J. Arnade (Univ. of Hawaii, Manoa); Tiffany Nicole Florvil (Univ. of New Mexico); Carla A. Hesse (Univ. of California, Berkeley); Alison K. Smith (Univ. of Toronto)

Committee on the John E. O'Connor Film Award: Laura Isabel Serna (Univ. of Southern California), chair; Kathy Fuller-Seeley (Univ. of Texas, Austin); Mark D. Steinberg (Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

Committee on the Eugenia M. Palmegiano Prize: Melita Marie Garza (Texas Christian Univ.), chair; Richard R. John (Columbia Univ.); Joelle Neulander (Citadel)

Committee on the James Rawley Prize: Marcus P. Nevius (Univ. of Rhode Island), chair; Heather Miyano Kopelson (Univ. of Alabama, Tuscaloosa); Bianca Premo (Florida International Univ.); James Sidbury (Rice Univ.); Stephanie E. Smallwood (Univ. of Washington, Seattle)

Committee on the Premio Del Rey: Brian A. Catlos (Univ. of Colorado, Boulder), chair; Michelle Armstrong-Partida (Emory Univ.); Janina Safran (Penn State Univ.)

Committee on the John F. Richards Prize: Jayeeta Sharma (Univ. of Toronto, Scarborough), chair; Manan Ahmed (Columbia Univ.); Daud R. Ali (Univ. of Pennsylvania); Robert Nichols (Stockton Univ.); Sebastian R. Prange (Univ. of British Columbia)

Committee on the James Harvey Robinson Prize: Christine E. Eubank (Bergen Comm. Coll.), chair; Mark C. Carnes (Barnard Coll., Columbia Univ.); Nancy L. Quam-Wickham (California State Univ., Long Beach)

Committee on the Dorothy Rosenberg Prize: Orit Bashkin (Univ. of Chicago), chair; Mark Allan Goldberg (Univ. of Houston); Nathan A. Stoltzfus (Florida State Univ.)

Committee on the Roy Rosenzweig Prize: Mills Kelly (George Mason Univ.), chair, GMU rep.; Anne Kelly Knowles (Univ. of Maine, Orono), AHA rep.; Kristina M. Neumann (Univ. of Houston), AHA rep.; Miriam Posner (Univ. of California, Los Angeles), GMU rep.; Tom Scheinfeldt (Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs), GMU rep.

Committee on the Wesley-Logan Prize: Quincy T. Mills (Univ. of Maryland, Coll. Park), chair, AHA rep.; Le'Trice D. Donaldson (Texas A&M Univ., Corpus Christi), ASALH rep.; Sharla M. Fett (Occidental Coll.), AHA rep.; Jarvis Ray Givens (Harvard Univ.), ASALH rep.; Violet Maryam Johnson (Texas A&M Univ., Coll. Station), AHA rep.

Awards for Scholarly and Professional Distinction

Committee on the Herbert Feis Award: R. Darrell Meadows (National Archives and Records Administration), chair; Yolanda Chavez Leyva (Univ. of Texas, El Paso); Sam Vong (Smithsonian Institution)

Committee on Honorary Foreign Member and Awards for Scholarly Distinction: Jacqueline Jones; Edward W. Muir; James H. Sweet

Committee on the John Lewis Award for History and Social Justice: Amanda B. Moniz (National Museum of American History), chair; Alexander X. Byrd (Rice Univ.); Marc Simon Rodriguez (Portland State Univ.)

Committee on the Nancy L. Roelker Mentorship Award: Kelli Yoshie Nakamura (Kapi'olani Comm. Coll.), chair; LuAnn Homza (Coll. of William and Mary); Aldo J. Regalado (Palmer Trinity School); Leonard N. Rosenband (Utah State Univ.); Robert D. Taber (Fayetteville State Univ.)

Committee on Teaching Prizes: Maricruz Aguayo Tabor (Liberal Arts & Science Academy), AHA rep.; Jonathan A. Lee (San Antonio Coll.), AHA rep.; Eileen S. Luhr (California State Univ., Long Beach), SHE rep.