CAORC Executive Committee

Leonardo Villalón, Chair

West African Research Association



Fred Winter, Vice-Chair

Cyprus American Archaeological Research

Institute (CAARI)

Jonathan Smolin, Treasurer


Philip Lutgendorf, Secretary

American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS)


Jeanne Marecek, Former Chair

American Institute for Sri Lankan Studies (AISLS)


Mbye Cham, Executive Committee Member-at-Large

West African Research Association (WARA)


J. Mark Kenoyer, Executive Committee Member-at-Large

American Institute of Pakistan Studies (AIPS)


Sabrina Motley, Smithsonian Ex-Officio Member

Smithsonian Institution

CAORC Board of Directors

Thomas Barfield

American Institute of Afghanistan Studies (AIAS)


Louise Bertini       

American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE)

Siddharth Chandra

American Institute for Indonesian Studies (AIFIS)


William Fitzhugh

American Center for Mongolian Studies (ACMS)


Allen Fromherz

American Institute for Maghrib Studies (AIMS)


Pearce Paul Creasman

American Center of Research (ACOR)

Matthew Cook

American Institute of Pakistan Studies (AIPS)

Donald Kane

W.F. Albright Institute of Archeological Research (AIAR)


Andrew Mertha

Center for Khmer Studies (CKS)

Mark Lawall

American School of Classical Studies at Athens (ASCSA)


Franklin Lewis

American Institute of Iranian Studies (AIIrS)


Maureen Marshall

American Research Institute of the South Caucasus (ARISC)

Ali Riaz

American Institute of Bangladesh Studies (AIBS)

Penelope Mitchell

Palestinian American Research Center (PARC)

Cynthia Radding

Americas Research Network (ARENET)

Sumathi Ramaswamy

American Institute of Indian Studies (AIIS)

Brian Rose

American Academy in Rome (AAR)

American Research Institute in Turkey (ARIT)

Charles Schmitz

American Institute for Yemeni Studies (AIYS)

Sharika Thiranagama

American Institute for Sri Lankan Studies (AISLS)

Peter Wien

The Academic Research Institute in Iraq (TARII)