Steering Committee



  • J. Ellis Bell, D. Phil., University of Richmond (PI)
  • Ann Aguanno, Ph.D., Marymount Manhattan College
  • Cheryl Bailey, Ph.D., Mount Mary University (Co-PI)
  • Teaster Baird, Jr. Ph.D., San Francisco State University
  • Marilee Benore, University of Michigan-Dearborn
  • Rachell Booth, Ph.D., Texas State University
  • Ben Caldwell, Ph.D., Missouri Western State University
  • Jennifer Canfield, Ph.D., Simmons College
  • Michael Carastro, Ph.D., University of Tampa
  • Michael Cox, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin Madison
  • Samantha Elliott, Ph.D., St. Mary's College of Maryland
  • Kristin Fox, Ph.D., Union College
  • Neena Grover, Ph.D., Colorado College
  • Margaret Johnson, Ph.D., University of Alabama (Co-PI)
  • Jennifer Knight, Ph.D., University of Colorado Boulder
  • Debra Martin, Ph.D., St. Mary's University of Minnesota
  • Carla Mattos, Ph.D., Northeastern University (Co-PI)
  • Pamela Mertz, Ph.D., St. Mary's College of Maryland 
  • JoDi Osborn, Ph.D., Georgia State University
  • Joe Provost, Ph.D., University of San Diego 
  • Duane Sears, Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara (Co-PI)
  • Jason Sello, Ph.D., Brown University
  • Cheryl Sensibaugh, Ph.D., University of New Mexico
  • Jessica Schrader, Ph.D., Eastern Florida State College
  • Karen Sirum, Ph.D., Bowling Green State University
  • Regina Stevens-Truss, Ph.D., Kalamazoo College
  • Takita Sumter, Ph.D., Winthrop University
  • John Tansey, Ph.D., Otterbein University
  • Ann Wright, Ph.D., Canisius College




  • Neena Grover, Ph.D., Colorado College
  • Jenny Loertscher, Ph.D., Seattle University
  • Rick Moog, Ph.D., Franklin and Marshall College
  • Cynthia Peterson, Ph.D., University of Tennessee Knoxville
  • Terry Platt, Ph.D., University of Rochester
  • Hal White, Ph.D., University of Delaware (Co-PI)


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ASBMB Education 
11200 Rockville Pike, Suite 302 
Rockville, MD 20852-3110
(240) 283-6600