SALSA Board of Directors

SALSA Board of Directors

The SALSA Board of Directors is composed by:

Three main officers, elected by majority vote of the Members.

Six members-at-large also elected by majority vote.

Four non voting ex-officio Members: the immediate past presidents, the Editor of the Journal Tipití, and the current organizer of the Society conference.

Officers and members-at-large of the Board of Directors shall be eligible for re-election once.

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SALSA Officers
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The president, president-elect, and secretary/treasurer are voting members of the Board of Directors and are elected by majority vote of the SALSA Membership

SALSA Members-At-Large
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There are six Members-At-Large, elected by the SALSA Membership for a term of three years or until their successor is elected.

SALSA Ex.Officio Members
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The immediate past president, the Editor of the Journal, and the current organizer of the Society conference, are non-voting, ex-officio members of the Board of Directors.

SALSA Past Members
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Past presidents, secretary-treasurers and members-at-large of SALSA since its creation in 2001.

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SALSA OFFICERS

The president, president-elect, and secretary/treasurer shall be voting members of the Board of Directors and shall each be elected for a term of four years or until their successors are elected, whichever period is longer.

SALSA BOARD MEMBERS-AT-LARGE

Each member-at-large shall hold office for a term of three years or until their successor is elected, whichever period is longer. Members-at-large are eligible for re-election once.

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    María Antonieta Guzmán-Gallegos – Member-at-Large July 2020-June 2023

    María Antonieta Guzmán-Gallegos is Associate Professor at VID Specialized University- Oslo. Her research explores how the constitution of persons…

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    Pirjo Kristiina Virtanen – Member-at-Large July 2020-June 2023

    Pirjo Kristiina Virtanen received her doctorate in Latin American studies from the University of Helsinki in 2007. She has…

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    Daniela Peluso: Member-at-Large April 2016-March 2022

    University of Kent. Dr Daniela Peluso is a social-cultural anthropologist who received her PhD from Columbia University in 2003….

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    Natalia Buitron: Member-At-Large Sept. 2019-Aug. 2022

    London School of Economics. Natalia’s research explores political subjectivities in lowland South America, specifically how broader political and economic…

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    Giancarlo Rolando: Member-At-Large Sept. 2019-Aug. 2022

    University of Virginia. Giancarlo is a sociocultural anthropologist interested in the politics of Indigenous/settler relations in Lowland South America,…

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    Juan Carlos Castrillón: Member-at-Large 2018-2021

    Juan Carlos Castrillón pursues doctoral studies in Ethnomusicology at the University of Pennsylvania. His intellectual agenda explores music and…

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SALSA BOARD EX-OFFICIO MEMBERS

The  immediate past president, the Editor of the Journal, and the current organizer of the Society conference, shall be non-voting, ex-officio members of the Board of Directors.

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    Carlos D. Londoño Sulkin: SALSA President 2017-2020

    University of Regina, Canada. I am fascinated by people\’s moral and aesthetic evaluations: their talk and other expressions concerning…

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    George Mentore: Organizer SALSA XIII Conference (2021)

    George Mentore, Organizer XIII SALSA Biennial Conference – University of Virginia Charlottesville, 24-27 June 2021. Ex-Officio Member of the…

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    William Fisher: Editor of Tipití 2017-present

    William Fisher\’s interests center on the way changes in environment, social relations and minds occurs and how these are understood…

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    Jonathan Hill: SALSA President 2014-2017

    Jonathan Hill is Professor and former Chair of Anthropology at Southern Illinois University and Visiting Professor at Vytautus Magnus…

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