University Press Committee

Members of the Press’s editorial board—the University Press Committee—are appointed by the Faculty Senate and serve three-year terms. The current members include:

  • James Smethurst, Afro-American Studies (co-chair)
  • Joel Wolfe, History (co-chair)
  • Briankle Chang, Communication
  • James Kelly, W.E.B Du Bois Library
  • Mazen Naous, English
  • Albert Lloret, Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
  • Samuel Redman, History
  • Sari Edelstein, English, UMass Boston
  • MJ Peterson, Secretary, Faculty Senate
  • Barbara Krauthamer, Dean, Graduate School
  • Mary Dougherty, Director, University Press (ex officio)