Organization and Governance







Board of Directors

2017-2018 Officers

Barbara Schaal

Barbara A. Schaal (2018)
Chair of the AAAS Board
Washington University in St. Louis

Susan Hockfield

Susan Hockfield (2019)
AAAS President
Massachusettes Institute of Technology

Margaret Hamburg

Margaret Hamburg (2020)
AAAS President-Elect
National Academy of Medicine

Rush D. Holt

Rush D. Holt
AAAS Chief Executive Officer
Executive Publisher, Science

David Evans Shaw
AAAS Treasurer
Black Point Group


Other Members

Cynthia M. Beall

Cynthia M. Beall (2020)
Case Western Reserve University

May R. Berenbaum

May R. Berenbaum (2020)
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Carlos J. Bustamante

Carlos J. Bustamante (2018)
University of California, Berkeley

Stephen P.A. Fodor

Stephen P.A. Fodor (2018)
13.8, Inc.

S. James Gates, Jr. (2021)
University of Maryland, College Park

Michael S Gazzaniga

Michael S. Gazzaniga (2019)
University of California, Santa Barbara

Laura H. Greene

Laura H. Greene (2018)
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory/Florida State University

Kaye Husbands Fealing (2021)
Georgia Institute of Technology

Mercedes Pascual

Mercedes Pascual (2019)
University of Chicago


Terms end on the last day of the Annual Meeting held in the year given in parentheses.