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Committees

SICA Committee Service (until ASPA Conference 2021)

SICA Activity Committees

All Committee members are listed alphabetically after the Committee Chair name.

Riggs Symposium Committee

Co-Chair: Meghna Sabharwal, SICA Chair-Elect, U of Texas at Dallas, US.

Co-Chair: Atta Ceesay, SICA Treasurer, SUNY Buffalo State, US.

  • Edgar Ramírez de la Cruz – Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas, Mexico.
  • Peter Haruna, Texas A & M International University, US.
  • Farhad Hussain, University of Manchester, UK.
  • Naim Kapucu, University of Central Florida, US.
  • Alfred Wu, National University of Singapore, Singapore.

Occasional Paper Series Committee

Chair / Editor: Cristina Stanica – Northeastern University, US.

  • Brittany Keegan, Virginia Commonwealth University, US.
  • Genevieve Enid Meyers, University of Detroit Mercy, US.
  • Aroon Manoharan – University of Massachusetts at Boston, US
  • Kim Moloney, SICA Chair, Murdoch University, Australia.
  • Mohamed Alaa Abdel-Moneim, Cairo University, Egypt.
  • Jen Murtazashvili, University of Pittsburgh, US.
  • Charlene M. L. Roach, The University of the West Indies, Trinidad & Tobago.
  • Amina Sillah, Towson University, US.
  • Shilpa Viswanath, John Jay College at CUNY, US.
  • Srinivas Yerramsetti,[1] Rutgers University, US.

Heady Roundtable

Co-Chair: Kim Moloney, SICA Chair, Murdoch University, Australia.

Co-Chair: Mohamed Alaa Abdel-Moneim, Cairo University, Egypt.

  • Aroon Manoharan – University of Massachusetts at Boston, US.
  • Genevieve Enid Meyers, University of Detroit Mercy, US.
  • Shilpa Viswanath, John Jay College at CUNY, US.

Newsletter Committee

Chair: Cristina Stanica, Northeastern University, US.

  • Ricardo Bello-Gomez,[2] Texas Tech University, US.
  • Shahrin Upoma,2 University of Texas at Dallas, US.

Election Committee

Chair: Brittany Keegan, Virginia Commonwealth University, US

  • Peter Haruna, Texas A & M International University, US.
  • Kim Moloney, SICA Chair, Murdoch University, Australia.
  • Meghna Sabharwal, SICA Chair-Elect, U of Texas at Dallas, US

Social Media Committee

Chair: Brittany Keegan, Virginia Commonwealth University, US.

  • Twitter (@SICAPaperSeries): Aroon Manoharan – U of Massachusetts at Boston, US
  • Twitter (@ASPA_SICA)/Facebook/Website: Kim Moloney, SICA Chair, Murdoch University, Australia
  • Facebook/Website: Jen Murtazashvili, University of Pittsburgh, US.
  • Facebook/Website: Meghna Sabharwal, SICA Chair-Elect, U of Texas at Dallas, US

SICA Bylaws Revision Committee

Chair: Kim Moloney, SICA Chair, Murdoch University, Australia

  • Atta Ceesay, SICA Treasurer, SUNY Buffalo State, US.
  • Meghna Sabharwal, SICA Chair-Elect, University of Texas at Dallas, US.
  • Edgar Ramírez de la Cruz – Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas, Mexico.

SICA Award Committees

All Committee members are listed alphabetically after the Committee Chair name.

Riggs Lifetime Award Committee

Chair: Kim Moloney, SICA Chair, Murdoch University, Australia.

  • Louise Comfort,[3] University of Pittsburgh, US (2020 Awardee).
  • Naim Kapucu, University of Central Florida, US (2018 Awardee).
  • Pan Suk Kim,4 Yonsei University, South Korea (2019 Awardee).
  • Meghna Sabharwal, SICA Chair-Elect, University of Texas at Dallas, US.
  • Jen Murtazashvili, University of Pittsburgh, US.

Gould Award Committee

Chair: Kim Moloney, SICA Chair, Murdoch University, Australia (2009 Awardee).

  • Shilpa Viswanath, John Jay College at CUNY, US (2018 Awardee).
  • Brittany Keegan, Virginia Commonwealth University, US (2017 Awardee).
  • Cristina Stanica, Northeastern University, US (2019 Awardee).
  • Charlene M. L. Roach, The University of the West Indies, Trinidad & Tobago.

Col Award for Section Service

Chair: Meghna Sabharwal, SICA Chair-Elect, U of Texas at Dallas, US

  • Aroon Manoharan, University of Massachusetts at Boston, US (2020 Awardee).
  • Genevieve Enid Meyers, University of Detroit Mercy, US.
  • Charlene M. L. Roach, The University of the West Indies, Trinidad & Tobago.
  • Amina Sillah, Towson University, US.

Garcia-Zamor Best Paper Award Committee

Co-Chair: Edgar Ramírez de la Cruz – Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas, Mexico.

Co-Chair: Alfred Wu, National University of Singapore, Singapore.

  • Farhad Hussain, University of Manchester, UK.
  • Shilpa Viswanath, John Jay College at CUNY, US.
  • Meghna Sabharwal, SICA Chair-Elect, University of Texas at Dallas, US.

[1] Appointed by Moloney as a non-voting Committee Member and SICA member who volunteered to help.

[2] Appointed by Moloney as a non-voting Committee Member. Convention is that prior year Gould Awardees help with the next year’s SICA Newsletter.

[3] Appointed by Moloney in August 2020 as a non-voting Committee member.