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: Karl R. Appuhn (New York Univ.), chair; Fiona J. Griffiths (Stanford Univ.); Anna Krylova (Duke Univ.); Laurie Marhoefer (Univ. of Washington); Isabel A. Moreira (Univ. of Utah)

Committee on the George Louis Beer Prize: Michelle E. Tusan (Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas), chair; Geoff Eley (Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor); Wendy Lower (Claremont McKenna Coll.); Maura O'Connor (Univ. of Cincinnati); Vanessa Ogle (Univ. of California, Berkeley)

Committee on the Jerry Bentley Prize: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks (Univ. of Wisconsin, Milwaukee), chair; Prakash Kumar (Penn State Univ.); Peter C. Mancall (Univ. of Southern California); Elisabeth McMahon (Tulane Univ.); Laura Mitchell (Univ. of California, Irvine)

Committee on the Albert J. Beveridge Award: Richard Cándida Smith (Univ. of California, Berkeley), chair; Steven Hackel (Univ. of California, Riverside); Mae M. Ngai (Columbia Univ.); Brett Rushforth (Univ. of Oregon); Linda Rupert (Univ. of North Carolina, Greensboro)

Committee on the James Henry Breasted Prize: Carol L. Neel (Colorado Coll.), chair; Touraj Daryaee (Univ. of California, Irvine); Eric Rebillard (Cornell Univ.)

Committee on the Albert Corey Prize: Christian Ayne Crouch (Bard Coll.), 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: Isaac E. Land (Indiana State Univ.), chair; Mary Conley (Coll. of the Holy Cross); Eileen Ford (California State Univ., Los Angeles)

Committee on the John H. Dunning Prize: James T. Campbell (Stanford Univ.), chair; Robert H. Abzug (Univ. of Texas, Austin); Tamar Carroll (Rochester Inst. of Technology); Nicole Eustace (New York Univ.); Anna Pegler-Gordon (Michigan State Univ.)

Committee on the John K. Fairbank Prize: Gail Hershatter (Univ. of California, Santa Cruz), chair; Christopher Atwood (Univ. of Pennsylvania); Jeffrey Hanes (Univ. of Oregon); Micheline R. Lessard (Univ. of Ottawa); Rian Thum (Univ. of Nottingham)

Committee on the Morris D. Forkosch Prize: Brent S. Sirota (North Carolina State Univ.), chair; Allison Abra (Univ. of Southern Mississippi); Elizabeth Prevost (Grinnell Coll.); E. M. Rose (Harvard Univ.); Angela Thompsell (State Univ. of New York, Coll. at Brockport)

Committee on the Leo Gershoy Award: Adam D. Sutcliffe (King's Coll., London), chair; Carina Johnson (Pitzer Coll.); James H. Johnson (Boston Univ.); Alexandra Shepard (Univ. of Glasgow); Jacob Soll (Univ. of Southern California)

Committee on the William and Edwyna Gilbert Prize: Heather Flynn Roller (Colgate Univ.), chair; Andrew Lee (New York Univ.); Urmi E. Willoughby (Murray State Univ.)

Committee on the J. Franklin Jameson Award: John W. Randolph (Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), chair; Kevin Grant (Hamilton Coll.); Leslie Rowland (Univ. of Maryland, Coll. Park); Holly C. Shulman (Univ. of Virginia); Lisa M. Sousa (Occidental Coll.)

Committee on the Friedrich Katz Prize: Tatiana Seijas (Penn State Univ.), chair; Laura Rosanne Adderley (Tulane Univ.); Raymond B. Craib (Cornell Univ.); Jerry Dávila (Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

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

Committee on the Martin A. Klein Prize: Carina E. Ray (Brandeis Univ.), chair; James De Lorenzi (John Jay, CUNY); Rachel Jean-Baptiste (Univ. of California, Davis)

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

Committee on the J. Russell Major Prize: Cecilia Gaposchkin (Dartmouth Coll.), chair; Rebecca Spang (Indiana Univ.); Gary M. Wilder (Graduate Center, CUNY)

Committee on the Helen & Howard R. Marraro Prize: Richard R. Drake (Univ. of Montana), AHA rep.; Daniel Bornstein (Washington Univ., St. Louis), ACHA rep.; Jesse Locker (Portland State Univ.), SIHS rep.

Committee on the George L. Mosse Prize: A. Dirk Moses (Univ. of Sydney), chair; Ann M. Blair (Harvard Univ.); Greg Eghigian (Penn State Univ.); Lisa Moses Leff (American Univ.); Patricia M. E. Lorcin (Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities)

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); Poshek Fu (Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

Committee on the Eugenia M. Palmegiano Prize: Kim T. Gallon (Purdue Univ.), chair; Jeremy Popkin (Univ. of Kentucky); Jonathan D. Wells (Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor)

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

Committee on the John F. Richards Prize: Yasmin Saikia (Arizona State Univ.), chair; Ayesha Jalal (Tufts Univ.); Rajeev K. Kinra (Northwestern Univ.)

Committee on the Dorothy Rosenberg Prize: Hasia R. Diner (New York Univ.), chair; Arie Dubnov (George Washington Univ.); David Sorkin (Yale 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.; Karen Pinto (Boise State Univ.), AHA rep.; Sean P. Takats (Univ. of Luxembourg), GMU rep.; Lauren Tilton (Univ. of Richmond), GMU rep.

Committee on the Wesley-Logan Prize: Rashauna Johnson (Dartmouth Coll.), chair and AHA rep.; LaShawn D. Harris (Michigan State Univ.), ASALH rep.; Randal Jelks (Univ. of Kansas), ASALH rep.; Erik S. McDuffie (Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), AHA rep.; Michelle McKinley (Univ. of Oregon), AHA rep.

Awards for Scholarly and Professional Distinction

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

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

Committee on the Nancy L. Roelker Mentorship Award: Ernesto Chavez (Univ. of Texas at El Paso), chair; Allie Frickert-Murashige (Mount San Antonio Coll.); Jinhee Lee (Eastern Illinois Univ.); Lee Pope (Grady High School); Susan M. Yohn (Hofstra Univ.)

Committee on Teaching Prizes: Tracy L. Steffes (Brown Univ.), chair and AHA rep.; Michelle Berry (Univ. of Arizona), AHA rep.; Tim W. Keirn (California State Univ., Long Beach), SHE rep.