2015-2016 Committees

CALA Committees, Task Forces, and Representatives (2015-2016)

(Appointed by President Lian Ruan, 3rd revised List, 11/12/2015)

 

Part I. Committees (* indicate standing committees required by Bylaws):

*1. Awards Committee (2015-2016)

 

  1. Best Book Award Committee (2015-2016)

*3. [Annual] Conference Program Committee (2015-2017)

 

  1. Conference Travel Grant Committee (2015-2016)

*5. Constitution and Bylaws Committee (2015-2016)

 

*6. Finance Committee (2015-2016)

 

  1. Handbook of Officers Committee (2015-2016)

 

*8. International Relations Committee (2015-2016)

 

  1. Jing Liao Award for the Best Research Committee (2015-2016)

 

  1. Local Arrangement Committee for CALA Awards Banquet (Orlando, FL) – (2015-2016)

 

*11. Membership Committee (2015-2016)

 

  1. Mentorship Program Committee (2015-2016)

 

  1. Outstanding Library Leadership Award in Memory of Dr. Margaret Chang Fung Committee (2014-2016)

 

*14. Public Relations /Fund Raising Committee (2015-2016)

*15. Publications Committee (2015-2016)

Sub-Committee: CALASYS (added on 1/4/2016)

CALA Occasional Papers Series (OPS) Editorial Board:

CALA Newsletter Co-Editor:

CALA on Social Media (Facebook, YouTube and etc.):

*16. Scholarship Committee (2015-2016)

 

  1. Sheila Lai Research Award Committee (2015-2016)

 

*18. Web Committee (2015-2016)

 

  1. Election Ad-Hoc Committee (2015-2016)
  • Zheng (Jessica) Lu (Chair) zjlu@usfca.edu University of San Francisco Gleeson Library

Email-ballot Subcommittee:

Print ballot Subcommittee:

Membership Subcommittee:

Systems Subcommittee:

 

  1. Nominating Committee (2015-2016)

 

Part II Task Forces:

  1. Assessment and Evaluation Task Force (2015-2016)

 

  1. CALA 2020 Strategic Plan Task Force (one year extension 2015-2016)

 

  1. Caring and Loving Fund Task Force (2015-2016)
  1. CALASYS Task Force (changed to sub-Committee of Publications Committee on 1/4/2016)
  1. Collaboration and Organizational Development Initiatives Task Force (2015-2016)

 

  1. Family Literacy Focus Task Force (2015-2016)

 

  1. Leadership Training Academy Task Force (2015-2016)

 

  1. Professional Development Task Force (2015-2016)

 

  1. Recruitment of Young Generations Task Force (2015-2016)

 

  1. Self-Assessment Task Force (one year extension 2015-2016)

 

  1. History of Chinese Railroad Workers on the Transcontinental Railroad Task Force (2015-2016)

12. The CALA Open Access Academic Journal Task Force (2015-2016)

Part III. Representatives:

  1. Representatives to ALA Diversity Council 2015-2016

 

  1. Representative to ALA New Membership Round Table Council 2015-2016
  • Qianjin Zhang qianjin-zhang@uiowa.edu Iowa University
  • (ALA New Members Round Table Liaison Coordination & Support Committee)

 

  1. Representative to ALA Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Task Force (2014-2016)

 

  1. ALA Advocacy Coordinating Group/COLA 2015-2016

 

  1. Representative to Joint Council of Librarian of Color (2014-2016)

 

  1. Representative to IFLA (2015-2016)
  • Clara Chu cmchu@illinois.edu Mortenson Center for International Library Programs, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

 

  1. Representative to the Library Society of China 2015-2016