Research Committees

RC05 Racism, Nationalism, Indigeneity and Ethnicity


To encourage research on Racism, Nationalism, Indigeneity and Ethnicity; to evaluate policies and explore strategies aimed at eradicating racial discrimination and unequal treatment based on ethnicity; and to provide a forum for discussion and dissemination of research in these fields.

To know more about the history of RC05, go to Bulletin 30 (1982), pp. 16-17.

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Board 2023 - 2027

President Kalpana KANNABIRAN, Council for Social Development, India,
Vice-Presidents Maggie WALTER, University of Tasmania, Australia
Jacqueline QUINLESS, University of Victoria, Canada
Treasurers Rochelle COTE, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada,
Andrew SPORLE, University of Auckland, New Zealand,
Membership Secretary Catherine Ann MARTIN, University of Western Australia, Australia,
Corresponding Secretary Caroline Maria SCHOEPF, Philippines,
Newsletter Editor Catharina PEECK-HO, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany,
Student and Early Career Researcher Representative Desi SMALL-RODRIGUEZ, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
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Past President Helma LUTZ, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

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