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Name: James R. Pomerantz
PhD (institution and year): Yale University, 1974
Current Affiliation: Rice University
Years in Psychonomics: 40 years
Service (editorial positions, learned societies, research evaluations, etc.):
Editorial Board, Psychonomic Bulletin & Review (Associate Editor)
Editorial Board, Memory & Cognition
Editoral Board, JEP: Human Perception & Performance
Editorial Board, JEP: General; Psychological Science
Co-Editor, Essays in Cognitive Psychology Series, published by Psychology Press (Taylor & Francis Group), 2003 - 2011
Member, Basic Behavioral Processes Research Review Committee, National Institute of Mental Health, 1984-1988
Member, Psychonomic Society Publications Committee 1994-1997
Member, Psychonomic Society Finance Committee 2009 – present; Chair 2011 – present.
Member, Advisory Board, Women in Cognitive Science
Acting President, Brown University, 1997-1998; Provost, 1995-1998
Dean of Social Sciences, Rice University, 1988-1995.
Co-Founder, Configural Processing Consortium, 2006; President 2012-2015.
President, FABBS Foundation (formerly the Foundation for the Advancement of Behavioral and Brain Sciences), 2004-2007; Past-president 2008-2009; Board Member 2004 – present
Member, Executive Committee, Federation of Behavioral, Psychological, and Cognitive Science, 2004-2007
Fellow, Society of Experimental Psychologists, elected 2001; Executive Committee 2003-present (Chair in 2014)