Committee members are elected at the Association’s Annual General Meetings and serve for three years.


Executive committee

  • Chair: Prue Holmes, Durham University, England
  • Secretary: Maria José Coperías, University of Valencia, Spain
  • Treasurer and Membership Secretary: Haynes Collins, University of Leeds, England
  • Journal Representatives: Malcolm MacDonald, University of Warwick, England
  • Research Officer: Claudia Borghetti, University of Bologna, Italy
  • Communications Officers: Zhuomin(Min) Huang, The University of Manchester, England; Ana Beaven, University of Bologna, Italy
  • Postgraduate Student Representative: Zhuomin(Min) Huang, The University of Manchester, England


Other Committee Members:

Mike Berry, University of Turku, Finland

Vivien Xiaowei Zhou, Edinburgh-Napier University, Scotland


The Executive also includes co-opted members who join for a designated period.