Previous Managing Boards

2012 APARRI Managing Board


  • Sharon A. Suh, Seattle University
  • David Kyuman Kim, Connecticut College & Social Science Research Council

Joseph Cheah, Saint Joseph College (Secretary)

Sylvia Chan-Malik, University of California Santa Cruz

Niccole Leilanionapae’aina Coggins, University of California Santa Barbara

Patrick S. Cheng, Episcopal Divinity School

Duncan R. Williams, University of Southern California

2010 APARRI Managing Board


  • Khyati Y. Joshi (co-chair)
    Associate Professor of Education, Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • Frank M. Yamada (co-chair)
    Director of the  Center for Asian American Ministries and Associate Professor of Hebrew Bible, McCormick Theological Seminary

Joseph Cheah
Assistant Professor of Religious Studies. Saint Joseph College, West Hartford, CT

Niccole Leilanionapae’aina Coggins
PhD Candidate – U.S. and Hawaiian History, University of California – Santa Barbara

Jane Naomi Iwamura, ex officio
Assistant Professor of Religion and American Studies & Ethnicity, University of Southern California

David Kyuman Kim
Associate Professor of Religious Studies, Connecticut College 

Tat-siong Benny Liew
Professor of New Testament, Pacific School of Religion

Sharon Suh
Chair, Dept. of Theology and Religious Studies and Director, Academic Salons Program,
Seattle University

David K. Yoo
Director & Professor, Asian American Studies Center & Department, UCLA