Nominations Invited for the 2023 Slate

July 8, 2022


Nominations Invited for the 2023 Slate
Deadline: September 15, 2022

LASA members are invited to nominate candidates for vice president, treasurer, and two members of the Executive Council for terms beginning June 1, 2023. Criteria for nomination include professional credentials and previous service to LASA

Each candidate must have been a member of the Association in good standing for at least one year prior to nomination. The rationale for nomination and the CV must be uploaded to the LASA website using the link below by September 15, 2022.


The winning candidate for Vice President will serve in that capacity until May 31, 2024, as President from June 1, 2024, to May 31, 2025, and then as Past-President for an additional year. The two Executive Council members will serve a three-year term from June 1, 2023, to May 31, 2026.  The treasurer will serve as incoming treasurer from June 1, 2023, to May 31, 2024, and then as treasurer for a two-year term from June 1, 2024, to May 31, 2026.

Members of the Nominations Committee

Merilee Grindle (Co-chair), Political Sciences, Harvard University 
Aldo Panfichi Huamán (Co-chair), Sociology, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Flavia Freidenberg, Political Sciences, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
Mark Healey, History, University of Connecticut
Gilbert  Joseph, History, Yale University
Tianna Paschel, Sociology, University of California, Berkeley 
Diego Sánchez-Ancochea, Economy, University of Oxford
Aníbal Pérez-Liñán (Executive Council Liason), Political Sciences, University of Notre Dame

About LASA

The Latin American Studies Association (LASA) is the largest professional association in the world for individuals and institutions engaged in the study of Latin America. With over 13,000 members, over 60% of whom reside outside the United States, LASA is the one association that brings together experts on Latin America from all disciplines and diverse occupational endeavors, across the globe. LASA's mission is to foster intellectual discussion, research, and teaching on Latin America, the Caribbean, and its people throughout the Americas, promote the interests of its diverse membership, and encourage civic engagement through network building and public debate.

If you wish to interview a LASA Executive Council member, you can contact the LASA communications office at (412) 648-7929 or send an email to