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
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Margaret Hamburg

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

Carolyn Ainslie 
AAAS Treasurer
Princeton University

Rush D. Holt

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


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 (2021)
13.8, Inc.

S. James Gates, Jr. (2021)
Brown University

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

Robert B. Millard (2021)
MIT Corporation

Mercedes Pascual

Mercedes Pascual (2019)
University of Chicago

William D. Provine (2020)
DuPont/Delaware Innovation Space


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