Past Presidents

Year

President

Bio

Presidential Address

1977

C. Robert Pace

 

 

1978

Kenneth P. Mortimer 

 

Report from the President

1979

Robert O. Berdahl

Bio

The Academic Guild: Self Criticism and Self Evaluation 

1980

Burton R. Clark 

 

The Importance of Being Comparative 

1981

Howard R. Bowen 

 

 

1982

Joseph F. Kauffman 

 

Some Perspective on Hard Times 

1983

Marvin W. Peterson 

Bio

Decline, New Demands, and Quality: The Context for Renewal 

1984

Kathryn M. Moore

Bio

The Structure of Administrative Careers: A Prose Poem in 

1985

Joan S. Stark

Bio

 

1986

Robert Birnbaum

Bio

Leadership and Learning: The College President as Intuitive Scientist

1987

David W. Leslie 

Bio

The Common Law of the Academic Profession: An Assessment

1988

Clifton Conrad

Bio

Meditations on the Ideology of Inquiry in Higher Education
Exposition, Critique, and Conjecture

1989

Ellen Earle Chaffee 

Bio

On Doing the Right Thing: ASHE Presidential Address 

1990

Ernest T. Pascarella

Bio

The Impact of College on Students: The Nature of the Evidence

1991

Judith Dozier Hackman

Bio

What is Going On in Higher Education?: Is It Time for a Change? 

1992

Shirley M. Clark

 

Higher Education and School Reform 

1993

Michael T. Nettles

Bio

Presidential The Emerging National Policy Agenda on Higher
Education Assessment: A Wake-Up Call

 

1994

Elaine El-Khawas

Bio

Searching for Campus Trends: Ambiguities in the Study of Higher Education 

1995

Patrick Terenzini

Bio

Rediscovering Roots: Public Policy and Higher Education
Research

1996

Sheila Slaughter 

 

 

1997 

George Kuh  

Bio

 

1998

Yvonna Lincoln

 

When Research is Not Enough: Community, Care, and Love

1999

Laura Rendon

Bio

Academics of the Heart: Reconnecting the Scientific Mind
with the Spirit's Artistry

2000

John Thelin

Bio

Campus and Community: A Wolrd Turned Inside Out?

2001

Ann E. Austin

 

Creating a Bridge to the Future: Preparing New Faculty to
Free Changing Expectations in a Shifting Context

2002

William G. Tierney

Bio 

Remembrance of Things Past: Trust and the Obligations of
the Intellectual

2003

John M. Braxton

Bio

Reflections on a Scholarship of Practice

2004

Gary Rhoades

 

The Higher Education We Choose: A Question of Balance

2005

Sylvia Hurtado

 

Linking Diversity with the Educational and Civic Missions of
Higher Education

2006

Estela Mara Bensimon

Bio

The Underestimated Significance of Practitioner Knowledge
in the Scholarship on Student Success

2007

Linda Johnsrud

 

Faculty Work: Making our Research Matter - More

2008

Linda Eisenmann

Bio

Practicing What I Teach: Does a Career as a Higher
Education Professor Inform My Work as a Dean?

2009

Jeffrey Milem

 

Considering Our Legacy: Doing Work that Really Matters

2010

William Zumeta

Bio

What Does It Mean to Be Accountable?: Dimensions and
Implications of Higher Education's Public Accountability

2011

Linda Serra Hagedorn

Bio

The Meaning of Academic Life

2012

Anna Neumann

 

Staking a Claim on Learning: What We Should Know About
Learning in Higher Education and Why
| Video

2013

Lisa Wolf-Wendel

 

Video

2014

Caroline S. Turner

 

Lessons From the Field: Cultivating Nurturing Environments
in Higher Education
| Video

2015

Laura W. Perna

 

Throwing Down the Gauntlet: Ten Ways to Ensure That
Higher Education Research Continues to Matter
  | Video

2016

Scott Thomas

 

 

2017

Shaun R. Harper

 

Video

2018

Lori Patton Davis

 

Video

2019

Kristen A. Renn

 

Reimagining the Study of Higher Education: Generous
Thinking, Chaos, and Order in a Low Consensus Field

| Video