North American Observatory Convener and Lead Developer of International Website, Humanities for the Environment (HfE), with Observatory Hubs in North America, Australia, Europe, Africa, Asia, South America and the Circumpolar North, 2013-present, see http://hfe-observatories.org.Visit Website
President, Arizona State University Faculty Women’s Association (FWA), 2015-2016.
President, Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE), 2012.
Vice President, Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE), 2011.
Founder and Head, American Studies Association’s Environment and Culture Caucus (ASA-ECC), 1999-2010.
Editorial Board Member, ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and the Environment, 2005-
Editorial Board Member, American Literary History (ALH), 2015-
Editorial Board Member, Resilience: A Journal of the Environmental Humanities, 2011-
Editorial Board Member, Ecozon@: European Journal of Literature, Culture and Environment, 2013-
Research Partner, The Environmental Humanities International Research Group, University of Turin, Italy, 2013-
Editorial Board Member, transFORMATIONS: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy, 2014-
Editorial Board Associate, Sun Yat-sen Journal of Humanities, 2014-
Editorial Board Member, Ecocritical Theory and Practice Series, Lexington Books, an academic imprint of the Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, 2013-2016.
Academic Representative, Federal Facilities Working Group, National Environmental Justice Advisory Committee, United States Environmental Protection Agency http://www.epa.gov/swerffrr/ej.htm, 2003-2005Visit Website
Founding co-organizer and member, Diversity Caucus, Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment (ASLE), 1999-