• PY_with_logo

    See the collection of talks by ACLS President Pauline Yu. 

  • 2018-board

    The ACLS Board of Directors at the 2018 annual meeting.  William Kirby, board chair, is at Pauline's right. See board and committees.

  • 2018-PY-ELewis

    Pauline in conversation with Earl Lewis, then president of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.  See the video series.

ACLS Board of Directors

Charlotte Kuh 

Charlotte V. Kuh
National Research Council

Charlotte V. Kuh, recently retired as deputy executive director of the Policy and Global Affairs Division in the National Research Council (NRC), where she oversaw the Board on Higher Education and Workforce, which is responsible for studies conducted by the NRC concerned with flows of science and engineering talent, graduate education, and postdoctoral outcomes. She was also the study director for the NRC's Assessment of Research Doctorate Programs. She also oversaw two large operational programs that select over three hundred postdoctoral fellows annually for positions in national laboratories and that select recipients of pre- and postdoctoral fellowships sponsored by the Ford Foundation. Previously, she was director of the Graduate Record Examinations at the Educational Testing Service, where she initiated the first computerization of a national admissions test and a program of research designed to introduce measurement of a broader range of student talents for use in graduate admissions. She has also been a manager at AT&T and has taught at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and at Stanford. She served on a number of NRC study committees and on advisory committees for the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, the National Science Foundation, and the Law School at New York University. She received her undergraduate degree (magna cum laude) from Harvard and her Ph.D. in economics from Yale University.