Theory Section Program Chair for International Studies Association 2019, 2020.
Executive Board Member of the China-Africa/Africa-China Research Network (2018-Present)
Governing Council member for International Studies Association – Northeast (Fall 2017 – Present)
Contributing Editor – Africa is a Country (Fall 2017 – Present)
Department of Politics and International Affairs Speakers Committee (2017, 2018)
Organizing committee of the Seminar in Social Science Research (starting Fall 2018)