Executive Committee

Officers and Committees

The Executive Officer of SESP is Monica Biernat at the University of Kansas. You can read about SESP's founding officers in a historical account published by Edwin Hollander in 1968.

A list of current Executive Committee members (officers) and other committee members appears below.


Executive Committee
Term Committee Member Names and Affiliations
  • David Amodio (2020 Vice President, 2021 President)
    New York University


Standing Committees for 2019
Committee Member Names and Affiliations
Conference Program Committee        
Membership Committee      
Distinguished Scientist Award Committee      
  • Rich Petty (past winner)
    The Ohio State University
Career Trajectory Award Committee      
Scientific Impact Award Committee      
  • Linda Tropp (past winner)
    University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Dissertation Award Committee    
  • Joni Sasaki (past winner)
    University of Hawaii, Manoa
Publication Committee        
FABBS Representatives  
Representative to SPPS Consortium