Leadership

Board of Directors

Effective January 1, 2020, the AAUP Foundation is governed by a board of directors that includes the president, vice-president, and secretary-treasurer; one elected member of the AAUP’s council; the chair of the AAUP’s Committee A on Academic Freedom and Tenure; and three public directors, who are not, at the time of their election, officers of the AAUP and who need not hold any other position within the Association.

Officers

Chair
Henry Reichman (2021)
History, California State University, East Bay
Chair of Committee A on Academic Freedom and Tenure

Secretary
Paul Davis (2023)
History and American Government, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
AAUP Vice-President

Treasurer
Chris Sinclair (2024)
Mathematics, University of Oregon
AAUP Secretary-Treasurer

Directors
Irene Mulvey (2024)
Mathematics, Fairfield University
AAUP President

Paul Davis (2024)
History and American Government, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
AAUP Vice-President

Henry Reichman (2021)
History, California State University, East Bay
Chair of Committee A on Academic Freedom and Tenure

James Davis (2022)
English and American Studies, Brooklyn College, City University of New York
AAUP Council Representative

Robert Post (2021)
Law, Yale Law School/Yale University

Raphael Sassower (2021)
Philosophy, University of Colorado Colorado Springs

Joan Wallach Scott (2021)
History, Institute for Advanced Study

Julie Schmid, Staff

Audit Committee

Chris Sinclair (2024), chair
Mathematics, University of Oregon

Paul Davis (2021)
Behavioral and Social Sciences, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College

Pat Poli (2021) 
Accounting, Fairfield University

Carlton Davids, Staff

Investment Committee

Chris Sinclair (2024), chair
Mathematics, University of Oregon

Fall Ainina (2021)
Finance, Wright State University

Howard Bunsis (2021)
Accounting, Eastern Michigan University

Carlton Davids, Staff

Legal Defense Fund

The governing board for the Legal Defense Fund determines the policies that govern the fund, publicizes the fund, provides for fund administration, and approves requests for assistance.