The affairs of the Society are managed by an Executive Committee, appointed by the members at the AGM. PESA rules allow for some functions to be delegated to one of more sub-Executive Committees, currently noted as ‘Portfolios’ and listed below.

Executive Committee
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President

Marek Tesar

The University of Auckland, New Zealand

Professor Marek Tesar is Head of School and the Associate Dean International at the Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Auckland.  He is Editor-in-Chief of Policy Futures in Education (SAGE), Deputy Editor of PESA’s flagship and leading academic journal in the field, Educational Philosophy and Theory (T&F), and Deputy Editor of another of PESA’s journals, Access: Contemporary Issues in Education. He also serves as one of the Editors on Educational Philosophy and Theory: Editor’s Choice (T&F) and New Directions in the Philosophy of Education (Routledge). His research is focused on philosophical methods, childhood studies and early childhood education, with expertise in the philosophy of education and philosophical thinking around ontologies and the ethics of researching these notions. 

https://unidirectory.auckland.ac.nz/profile/m-tesar

PESA Portfolios – Society Rules, Finance, Archive

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Vice-President

Sonja Arndt

Melbourne Graduate School of Education, University of Melbourne

https://findanexpert.unimelb.edu.au/profile/857664-sonja-arndt

PESA Portfolios –  Editorial Development Group, Society Rules, Safe Spaces

Andrew Madjar

Secretary

Andrew Madjar

The University of Auckland, New Zealand

https://unidirectory.auckland.ac.nz/profile/a-madjar

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PESA Portfolios – Website, Membership, Soceity rules

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Treasurer

Rachel Buchanan

The University of Newcastle, Australia

https://www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/rachel-buchanan

PESA Portfolios – Finance, Safe spaces, Scholarships, Research grants

Ex Officio
Liz Jackson

Immediate Past President

Liz Jackson

The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

https://repository.eduhk.hk/en/persons/liz-jackson

PESA Portfolios – Research grants

Michael A Peters

Editor-in-Chief, Educational Philosophy and Theory

Michael A. Peters, FRSNZ

Beijing Normal University, China / Emeritus Professor, University of Illinois' /Senior Research Fellow (Hon)Honorary Senior Research Fellow, University of Auckland

http://michaeladrianpeters.com/

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PESA Portfolios - EPAT

Member Representatives
Bernadette Farrell

Bernadette Farrell

University of Canterbury, New Zealand

https://www.canterbury.ac.nz/education-and-health/contact-us/people/bernadette-farrell.html

 PESA Portfolios - Scholarships

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Daniella Forster

The University of Newcastle, Australia

https://www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/daniella-forster

PESA Portfolios - Finance, Safe spaces, Book awards

 

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Ruyu Hung

National Chiayi University, Taiwan

http://web.ncyu.edu.tw/~hungruyu/

PESA Portfolios –  Membership, Research Grants

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Carl Mika

The University of Waikato, New Zealand

https://www.waikato.ac.nz/staff-profiles/people/mika

PESA Portfolios - Indigenous Philosophy Group, Editorial Development Group, Scholarships

Co-opted members
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Taylor Webb

University of British Columbia, Canada

https://edst.educ.ubc.ca/facultystaff/p-webb/

PESA Portfolios - Book awards

 
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