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Mary James

Current Positions
Director at Large, AIP Board of Directors  

Mary James, Dean for Institutional Diversity at Reed College in Portland, OR, is the Chief Diversity Officer of the college, and Co-chair of the AIP TEAM-UP Task Force.

James has served as both a member and Chair of the APS Committee on Minorities in physics for four years and was instrumental in launching the APS National Mentoring Community. She has vast experience with diversity and committee/task group dynamics. James is also a Professor in the Department of Physics, specializing in particle beam astrophysics, classical electrodynamics, and physics outreach.