A list of our committees is presented below:

  • Board of Directors
    The governing body of the Population Association of America.

  • Clifford C. Clogg Award Committee
    This committee selects the Clifford C. Clogg Award recipient biennially.

  • Committee on Applied Demography
    Represents the activities, interests and perspectives of the Business Demography and State and Local Demography Interest Groups including organizing annual meeting sessions, communications, and activities. Visit the committee page for more information.

  • Diversity, Equality & Inclusion Committee

  • Dorothy S. Thomas Award Committee
    This committee selects the recipient for the Dorothy S. Thomas Award.

  • Early Achievement Award Committee
    Selects the recipient of the Early Achievement Award.

  • Finance Committee
    Oversees the PAA finances including investments, award endowments, and general financial health.

  • Mindel C. Sheps Award Committee
    This committee selects the recipient of the Mindel C. Sheps award.

  • Nominations Committee
    This committee is elected by the membership and selects the nominees for PAA elections

  • PAA Memorial Service
    The committee organizes the service held at the annual meeting.

  • Publications Committee
    Every three years this committee is called upon to undertake the major task of recommending new editors for "Demography" and "PAA Affairs."

Join a Committee

Most of the PAA committees are appointed by the PAA President. The Board of Directors intends that these committees represent the full membership of the Association. If you would like to serve on a PAA committee, view our volunteer opportunities.