PER Leadership and Organizing Council (PERLOC)The Physics Education Research Leadership and Organizing Council, PERLOC, has general charge of the affairs of the Topical Group.
PERLOC consists of seven elected members (including one graduate student) and the Chair (or Vice Chair) of the RiPE Committee ex officio. Unlike the Area Committees in AAPT, PERLOC is elected from within PERTG, rather than appointed by the AAPT Nominating Committee and President-Elect.
Current members, terms, and duties (if specified)
Steve Kanim, New Mexico State University; Chair
Mel Sabella, Chicago State University
2015 - 2018
Natasha Holmes, Stanford University
Gina Quan, University of Maryland
Genaro Zavala, Tecnológico de Monterrey
Luke Conlin, Stanford University
Joel Corbo, University of Colorado - Boulder
2016 - 2017
Vashti Sawtelle, Michigan State University; ex officio, as Chair of the AAPT Committee on Research in Physics Education