Leadership

Dues paying members of the International Congress of Infant Studies elect the society’s Officers and Members-at-Large who are responsible for running the society according to the society’s bylaws

Executive Committee

President Catherine Tamis-LeMonda New York University
President-Elect Rachel Barr Georgetown University
Past-President Lisa Oakes University of California, Davis
Treasurer Roberta Golinkoff University of Delaware
Secretary Vanessa LoBue Rutgers University

Past Presidents

  1. VirtualVIRTUAL June 2020 – Lisa Oakes, University of California, Davis, President
  2. USAPHILADELPHIA June 2018 – Kathy Hirsh-Pasek, President
  3. USANEW ORLEANS May 2016 – Karen Adolph, President
  4. GermanyBERLIN July 2014 – Daphne Maurer, President
  5. USAMINNEAPOLIS June 2012 – Dick Aslin, President
  6. USABALTIMORE March 2010 – David Lewkowicz, President
  7. CanadaVANCOUVER March 2008 – Les Cohen, President
  8. JapanKYOTO July 2006 – Joseph Campos, President
  9. USACHICAGO May 2004 – Arnold Sameroff, President
  10. CanadaTORONTO April 2002 – Arnold Sameroff, Acting President; Hanus Papousek, Elected President
  11. UKBRIGHTON July 2000 – Rachel Keen, President
  12. USAATLANTA April 1998 – Esther Thelen, President
  13. USAPROVIDENCE April 1996 – Carolyn Rovee-Collier, President
  14. FrancePARIS June 1994 – Tiffany Field, President
  15. USAMIAMI May 1992 – Gerald Turkewitz, President
  16. CanadaMONTREAL April 1990 – Nathan Fox, President
  17. USAWASHINGTON DC April 1988 – Nathan Fox, Program Chair; Anita Sostek, Local Arrangements Chair
  18. USALOS ANGELES April 1986 – Marian Sigman, Program Chair; Allen Gottfried, Local Arrangements Chair
  19. USANEW YORK April 1984 – Bernard Karmel, Program Chair; Gerald Turkewitz, Local Arrangements Chair
  20. USAAUSTIN April 1982 – Tiffany Field, Program Chair; Les Cohen, Local Arrangements Chair
  21. USANEW HAVEN April 1980 – Stephen Porges, Program Chair; William Kessen, Local Arrangements Chair
  22. USAPROVIDENCE April 1978 – Lew Lipsitt, Chair/Organizer

Members-at-Large

Reiko Mazuka (2016 – 2022) Riken Brain Institute
Thierry Nazzi (2016 – 2022) Paris Descartes University
Jane Herbert (2016 – 2022) University of Wollongong
Marianella Casasola (2018 – 2024) Cornell University
Sandra Waxman (2018 – 2024) Northwestern University
Kiley Hamlin (2020 – 2026) University of British Columbia
Natasha Kirkham (2020 – 2026) Birkbeck, University of London
Koraly Perez-Edger (2020 – 2026) Penn State

 

ICIS Committees

2022 PROGRAM COMMITTEE
Chaired by Amy Needham

ELECTIONS COMMITTEE
Chaired by Past-President, Lisa Oakes

PUBLICATIONS COMMITTEE
Chaired by Secretary, Vanessa LoBue
Editor of Infancy, Gavin Bremner

UNDERGRADUATE COMMITTEE
Chaired by Sam Putnam & Martha Arterbery

BY-LAWS & VISION COMMITTEE
Chaired by President, Catherine Tamis-LeMonda

AWARDS COMMITTEE
Chaired by Marianella Casasola

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE
Chaired by Jane Herbert

COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE
Chaired by Kiley Hamlin

PARTNERSHIPS COMMITTEE
Chaired by Koraly Perez-Edgar

Administration

ADMINISTRATOR
Cendrine De Vis

CONFERENCE MANAGER
Jude Ross