International Society for Humor Studies

Contacting ISHS

 
 
 

General Information

The International Society for Humor Studies' administrative office is located on the campus of Holy Names University in Oakland, California. Correspondence about membership and activities can be sent to:

Martin Lampert, Ph.D.

Executive Secretary

Holy Names University

Oakland, CA 94619, USA

Tel: 510-436-1532

Email: ishs–at–hnu.edu.

Correspondence regarding Humor: The International Journal of Humor Research should be directed to the journal editors.  Nominations for officers in upcoming elections may be sent to the ISHS Nomination Committee.  For easy access, the current list of ISHS Executive Board members is provide below.

 

ISHS Executive Board

   

ISHS President
Delia Chiaro, Translation
University of Bologna

delia.chiaro-at-unibo.it

ISHS Past President

Larry Ventis, Psychology
College of William and Mary

ventis–at–wm.edu

ISHS Executive Secretary
& 2015 Conference Convenor
Martin Lampert, Psychology

Holy Names University
lampert–at–hnu.edu

ISHS Board Member

Goh Abe

Kagawa University

gohabe–at–green.ocn.ne.jp

ISHS Board Member

Christian Hempelmann, Languages

Texas A & M University–Commerce

c.hempelmann–-at–tamuc.edu

ISHS Board Member
Liisi Laineste, Folklore

Estonian Literary Museum

liisi-at-folklore.ee

ISHS Board Member
Sharon Lockyer, Sociology
Brunel University

Sharon.Lockyer-at-brunel.ac.uk

   

Humor Editor-in-Chief
Thomas Ford, Psychology

University of Western Carolina
humorjournal-at-gmail.com

ISHS Newsletter Editor
Kate Isaacson, Psychology

Holy Names University

isaacson-at-hnu.edu

2016 Conference Convenor
Eric Weitz, School of Drama
Trinity College, Dublin

weitzer-at-tcd.ie

2017 Conference Convenor
Jean-Marie LaFortune
University of Quebec at Montreal

lafortune.jean-marie@uqam.ca

ISHS Historian
Don Nilsen, English

Arizona State University
don.nilsen–at–asu.edu

 

   

Nomination Committee
Larry Ventis (Chair), Psychology
College of William and Mary
ventis–at–wm.edu

    
Goh Abe

Kagawa University

gohabe–at–green.ocn.ne.jp

Christian Hempelmann, Languages

Texas A & M University–Commerce
c.hempelmann–-at–tamuc.edu

 

Awards Committee
Goh Abe
Kagawa University
gohabe–at–green.ocn.ne.jp
  
Christian Hempelmann, Languages
Texas A & M University–Commerce
c.hempelmann–-at–tamuc.edu

Sharon Lockyer, Sociology
Brunel University

Sharon.Lockyer-at-brunel.ac.uk

Eric Weitz, School of Drama
Trinity College, Dublin

weitzer-at-tcd.ie

Martin Lampert, Psychology
Holy Names University
lampert–at–hnu.edu