Ohio University

Sociology & Anthropology Faculty Service to the Discipline

Gene Ammarell attended Association of Asian Studies and meeting of the Indonesia and East Timor Studies Committee, 3/21-24/13, San Diego, CA.

Cynthia Anderson - SWS, chair Long-range Planning Task Force. Traveled to business meetings and present report to SWS Council, 2/6-11/13, Santa Ana Pueblo, NM.

Cynthia Anderson - Council Member, Rural Sociological Society.

Larry Burmeister - Member of the Development Committee of the Rural Sociological Society charged with revising the Society's officers' handbook and evaluating existing inter-organizational relations.

Larry Burmeister attended USDA Regional Research Project Meeting, 10/8-10/12, Minneapolis, MN.

Diane Ciekawy -Co-editor, Childhood in Africa: An Interdisciplinary Journal, an online Journal of the Institute for the African Child, Ohio University.

Laurie Hatch - Social Science Panelist, National Endowment for the Humanities.

Laurie Hatch - Abstract Reviewer, Professional and Organizational Development Network in Higher Education.

Laurie Hatch – Reviewer, Journal of Family Issues and The Sociological Quarterly (one manuscript for each journal).

Laurie Hatch - External reviewer for faculty promotion dossier, Kent State University.

Jieli Li was elected to serve as editor-in-chief of American Review of China Studies, the official journal of the Association of Chinese Professors of Social Sciences (ACPSS) and a refereed academic outlet published in the United States.

Jieli Li was elected to serve as Chair of Program Committee for the 2013 Southeast Conference of the Association of Asia Studies (SEC/AAS) at University of North Carolina -Wilmington.

Stephen Scanlan - Presider, SSS Panel: Poverty and Food Insecurity,” 2015 Annual Meetings of the Southern Sociological Society, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Stephen Scanlan - Editorial Board Member, Journal of World Systems Research, 2008 to present.

Stephen Scanlan - American Sociological Association, Section on Peace, War, and Social Conflict: Secretary-Treasurer, 2012 to present.

Stephen Scanlan - External Peer Reviewer, University of Connecticut Human Rights Institute Faculty Fellowship Award, 2014.

Stephen Scanlan - Organizer and Moderator, NCSA Scholarly Achievement Award Session. 2013 Annual Meetings of the North Central Sociological Association, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Stephen Scanlan - Moderator, NCSA Panel: “Fracking”, 2013 Annual Meetings North Central Student Sociological Association, Indianapolis, Indiana.