SEAM Executive Committee

The SEAM Executive Committee consists of both elected and ex-officio members.

The SEAM Committee elects a Chair and two members. SEAM elects one faculty representative, and an additional scholar representative is appointed by CORMOSEA. A representative of the Center for Research Libraries shall serve as a nonvoting, ex-officio member of the Executive Committee. The immediate past-Chairperson serves on the Executive Committee as a nonvoting, ex-officio member for a period of one year.

Members of the SEAM Executive Committee serve three-year terms, elected in alternate years. The committee has discretionary project approval authority for new projects up to $1,000 and additional expenditures of ongoing projects up to $1,000 in any given year.

Current Committee

Virginia Shih, Chair (2014–17), University of California, Berkeley

Karen Farrell (2016-2019), Indiana University

Hao Phan (2015-2018), Northern Illinois University

Alec Holcombe, Faculty Representative (2016-2019), Ohio University, appointed by CORMOSEA

Justin McDaniel, Faculty Representative (2014–17), University of Pennsylvania

Ex-officio Members

Judy Alspach, Center for Research Libraries

Hong Ta-Moore, Library of Congress


List of past SEAM Chairs

Pos Maluku

SEAM Microfilms Pos Maluku

The Southeast Asia Microform Project (SEAM) has preserved issues from 1991 to 1994 of the Indonesian newspaper Pos Maluku. This title is published in the city of Ambon, in the Maluku province of Eastern Indonesia. In the early 2000s, Maluku experienced armed conflict between Muslims and Christians.