Governance and Policies


ASHE Bylaws

Ethical Principles

ASHE Ethical Principles
Code of Ethics

Membership Policy

Once purchase of ASHE membership is completed, the membership is non-refundable and non-transferrable.  

Member Mailing List Policy

Mailing List Policy Guidelines 
Mailing List Request Form 

Conflict of Interest Policy

Conflict of Interest Policy

Position Taking Policy

Review the Report and Recommendations from the ASHE Task Force on Position Taking.
Click to review Position-taking with steps
Position Taking Summary Chart

 Organizational Structure Policy

  • Explore role and contribution of current councils
  • Explore pros and cons of adding new councils
  • Offer criteria for considering proposals
  • Consider other issues (e.g., automatically adding a pre-conference)

Learn more about the Task Force
Click here to read the entire report created by the Task Force.

Embargoes Policy

Learn more about the Report from the Embargoes Task Force
Note: “Online and print media coverage of ASHE papers and presentations is embargoed until the date and time of the presentation at the annual meeting.” (approved by ASHE board, June 2015)