Former Board Members


Former Chairs


Name Term of Service NSB Chair Term
Dan E. Arvizu 2004-2016 2012-2016
Ray M. Bowen 2002-2014 2010-2012
Steven C. Beering 2002-2010 2006-2010
Warren M. Washington 1996-2006 2002-2006
Eamon M. Kelly 1996-2002 1998-2002
Richard N. Zare 1992-98 1996-98
Frank H.T. Rhodes 1986-98 1994-96
James J. Duderstadt 1984-96 1991-94
Mary L. Good 1980-91 1988-91
Roland W. Schmitt 1982-94 1984-88
Lewis M. Branscomb 1978-84 1980-84
Norman Hackerman 1968-80 1974-80
H. E. Carter† 1964-76 1970-74
Philip Handler† 1962-74 1966-70
Eric A. Walker† 1960-66 1964-66
Detlev W. Bronk† 1950-64 1955-64
Chester I. Barnard† 1950-56 1951-55
James B. Conant† 1950-53 1950-51

† Deceased

 

Former Vice Chairs


 

Name Term of Service NSB Vice Chair Term
Kelvin K. Droegemeier 2004-2016 2012-2016
Esin Gulari 2008-2014 2010-2012
Patricia D. Galloway 2006-2012 2008-2010
Kathryn D. Sullivan 2004-2010 2006-2008
Diana S. Natalicio 1994-2006 2002-2006
Anita K. Jones 1998-2004 2000-2002
Marye Anne Fox 1990-96 1994-96
Thomas B. Day 1984-96 1990-94
James L. Powell 1986-98 5/90-10/90
Thomas B. Day 1984-96 1988-90
Charles E. Hess 1982-88
1992-98
1984-88
Mary L. Good 1980-91 1982-84
Herbert D. Doan† 1976-82 1980-82
Grover E. Murray† 1968-80 1978-80
Russell D. O'Neal† 1972-78 1974-78
Roger W. Heyns† 1967-76 1970-74
E. R. Piore† 1961-72 1968-70
Ralph W. Tyler† 1962-68 1966-68
Philip Handler† 1962-74 1964-66
Lee A. DuBridge† 1950-54
1958-64
1962-64
Paul M. Gross† 1950-62 1955-62
Detlev W. Bronk† 1950-64 1953-55
Edwin B. Fred† 1950-56 1950-53
† Deceased

 

Former Members


NAME
AFFILIATION*
TERM OF SERVICE
Aberle, Dr. Sophie †
Special Research Director
The University of New Mexico
1950-1958
Abbott, Dr. Mark
Dean and Professor
College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences
Oregon State University
2006-2012
Adams, Dr. Roger†
Research Professor
Department of Chemistry and Chemical
Engineering
University of Illinois
1954-1960
Adkisson, Dr. Perry L.
Chancellor Emeritus and Regents
Professor
Texas A&M University
1985-1996
Anderson, Dr. Annelise G.
Senior Research Fellow
The Hoover Institution
Stanford University
1984-1990
Armstrong, Dr. John A.
Vice President for Science & Technology (retired)
IBM
1996-2002
Arvizu, Dr. Dan E.
PreCourt Energy Scholar Stanford University;
Director Emeritus, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
2004-2016
Atkinson, Dr. Richard C.
Director
National Science Foundation
1977-1980
Baker, Dr. Warren J.
President
California Polytechnic State University
1985-1994
Baker, Dr. William O. †
Vice President-Research
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Inc.
Murray Hill, New Jersey
1960-1966
Barish, Dr. Barry C.
Linde Professor of Physics, Emeritus
Professor, High-Energy Physics, Emeritus
California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, California
2002-2008
Barnard, Dr. Chester I.†
President
The Rockefeller Foundation
1950-1956
Barnes, Dr. Robert P.†
Professor of Chemistry
Howard University
1950-1958
Bassler, Dr. Bonnie
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and the Squibb Professor of Molecular Biology
Princeton University
2010-2016
Beck, Dr. Jay V.
Professor Emeritus of Microbiology
Brigham Young University
1982-1986
Beering, Dr. Steven C.
Executive Chair, Universities Research Association Board of Trustees
Vice Chair, Fermi Research Alliance Board of Directors
Chair, National Science Board, 2006-2010
President Emeritus, Purdue University
Trustee of the University of Pittsburgh
2004-2010
Bement, Dr. Arden L., Jr.
Vice President
Science and Technology
TRW, Inc.
Cleveland, Ohio and
1988-1992
Turner Professor of Materials Engineering
Purdue University
1993-1994
Benbow, Dr. Camilla P.
Patricia and Rodes Hart Dean of Education and Human Development Peabody College
Vanderbilt University
2006-2012
Bing, Dr. R. H.†
Rudolph E. Langer Professor of Mathematics
The University of Wisconsin
1968-1974
Bisplinghoff, Dr. Raymond L.†
Vice President for Research and Development
Tyco Laboratories, Inc.
Exeter, New Hampshire
1976-1982
Black, Dr. Craig C.†
Director
Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History
1985-1990
Bloch, Mr. Erich
Director
National Science Foundation
1984-1990
Bowen, Dr. Ray M.
President Emeritus
Texas A&M University
Visiting Distinguished Professor,
Rice University
2002-2014
Branscomb, Dr. Lewis M.
Vice President and Chief Scientist
International Business Machines Corporation
Armonk, New York
1978-1984
Bromley, Dr. D. Allan†
Director, Wright Nuclear Structure
Laboratory
Yale University
1988-1989
Bronk, Dr. Detlev W.†
President
The Rockefeller University
1950-1964
Brooks, Dr. Harvey†
Gordon McKay Professor of Applied Physics and
Dean of Engineering and Applied Physics
Harvard University
1962-1974
Brooks, Jr., Dr. Frederick P.
Kenan Professor of Computer Science
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill
1987-1992
Bruer, Dr. John T.
President
The James S. McDonnell Foundation
2006-2012
Bunting, Dr. Mary I.†
President
Radcliffe College
1965-1970
Burke, Dr. Bernard F.
William A.M. Burden Professor
of Astrophysics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1990-1996
Campbell, Dr. W. Glenn †
Counselor
The Hoover Institution
Stanford University
1972-1978
1990-1994
Carter, Dr. Herbert E.
Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs,
University of Illinois and
1964-1970
Coordinator of Interdisciplinary Programs
University of Arizona
1970-1976
Charpie, Dr. Robert A.
President
Cabot Corp.
Boston, Massachusetts
1970-1976
Clement, Dr. Rufus E.†
President
Atlanta University
1960-1967
Clough, Dr. G. Wayne
Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution
President Emeritus
Georgia Institute of Technology
2004-2010
Cobb, Dr. Jewel Plummer
Dean and Professor of Biology
Douglass College
Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey
1974-1980

Colwell, Dr. Rita R.
Vice President for Academy Affairs and Director
Maryland Biotechnology Institute
University of Maryland

1998-2004

Director
National Science Foundation

1984-1990
Conant, Dr. James B.†
President
Harvard University
1950-1953
Cooke, Dr. Lloyd M.†
Vice Chair
Economic Development Council of
New York City, Inc.
1970-1982
Cori, Dr. Gerty T.†
Professor, Biological Chemistry
School of Medicine
Washington University
1950-1957
Cota-Robles, Dr. Eugene H.
Provost
Crown College and Professor of Biology
University of California, Santa Cruz
1979-1984
Cotton, Dr. F. Albert †
W.T. Doherty-Welch Foundation
Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Director,
Laboratory for Molecular Structure and Bonding
Texas A&M University
1986-1998
Davis, Dr. John W. †
President
West Virginia State College
1950-1956
Day, Dr. Thomas B.
President
San Diego State University
1985-1996
Dicke, Dr. Robert H. †
Albert Einstein Professor of Science
Department of Physics
Princeton University
1970-1976
Doan, Mr. Herbert D. †
Chairman
Doan Associates
Midland, Michigan
1976-1982
Dollard, Mr. Charles †
President
Carnegie Corporation of New York
1950-1958
Droegemeier, Dr. Kelvin K.
Vice President for Research
Regents' Professor of Meteorology
Weathernews Chair Emeritus
University of Oklahoma, Norman
2004-2016
Drucker, Dr. Daniel C. †
Graduate Research Professor
University of Florida, Gainesville
1988-1994
DuBridge, Dr. Lee A.†
President
California Institute of Technology
1950-1954
1958-1964
Duderstadt, Dr. James J.
President
University of Michigan
1985-1996
Elvehjem, Dr. Conrad A.†
President
The University of Wisconsin
1960-1962
Etter, Dr. Delores M.
Office of Naval Research, Distinguished Professor of S & T, U.S. Naval Academy
2002-2005
Eyring, Dr. Henry†
Dean, Graduate School
University of Utah
1962-1968
Fedoroff, Dr. Nina V.
Willaman Professor of Life Sciences and Evan Pugh Professor
Huck Institute of Life Sciences
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, Pennsylvania
2000-2006
Ferguson, Dr. Pamela A.†
Professor of Mathematics and
Former President, Grinnell College
Grinnell, Iowa
1998 - 2004
Flawn, Dr. Peter T.
President Emeritus
University of Texas at Austin, and
Vice Chairman, Rust Group, Inc.
Austin, Texas
1980-1986
Ford, Dr. Kenneth M.
Director and Chief Executive Officer
Institute for Human and Machine Cognition
Pensacola, Florida
2002-2008
Fowler, Dr. William A.†
Institute Professor of Physics
California Institute of Technology
1968-1974
Fox, Dr. Marye Anne
M. June and J. Virgil Waggoner
Regents Chair in Chemistry
University of Texas at Austin
1990-1996
Fred, Dr. Edwin B.†
President
The University of Wisconsin
1950-1956
Friedl, Dr. Ernestine†
Dean of Arts and Sciences, Trinity College
and James B. Duke Professor of Anthropology
Duke University
1979-1984
Gaillard, Dr. Mary K.
Professor of Physics
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
University of California, Berkeley
1996-2002
Galloway, Dr. Patricia D.
CEO
Pegasus Global Holding, Inc.
Cle Elum, WA
2006-2012
Gates, Dr. David M.
Professor of Botany and Director,
Biological Station
University of Michigan
1970-1976
Gilkeson, Mr. Robert F.†
Chairman of the Executive Committee
Philadelphia Electric Company
1982-1988
Glennan, Dr. T. Keith†
President
Case Institute of Technology
1956-1958
Goldsmith, Dr. Julian R. †
Associate Dean
Division of Physical Sciences and
Charles E. Merrian Distinguished
Services Professor
The University of Chicago
1964-1970
Good, Dr. Mary L.
Senior Vice President, Technology
Allied-Signal, Inc.
Murray Hill, New Jersey
1980-1991
Gould, Dr. Laurence M.†
President
Carleton College
1953-1962
Greenberg, Mr. Sanford D.
Chairman and CEO of TEI
Industries, Inc.
Washington, D.C.
1994-2000
Greenwood, Dr. M.R.C.
Chancellor
University of California, Santa Cruz
1996-2002
Griffiths, Dr. José-Marie
Vice President for Academic Affairs and University Professor
Bryant University
2006-2012
Griffiths, Dr. Phillip A.
Director
Institute for Advanced Study
Princeton, New Jersey
1990-1996
Gross, Dr. Paul M.†
Vice President
Duke University
1950-1962
Gulari, Dr. Esin
Dean of Engineering and Science
Clemson University
2008-2014
Hackerman, Dr. Norman C.
President
Rice University
1968-1980
Hagerty, Dr. William W.†
President
Drexel Institute of Technology
1964-1970
Hahn, Mr. T. Marshall, Jr.
Chairman & CEO
Georgia-Pacific Corporation
Portland, Oregon
1972-1978
Hancock, Dr. John C.
Executive Vice President
United Telecommunications, Inc.
Kansas City, Missouri
1986-1992
Handler, Dr. Philip†
James B. Duke Professor and Chairman,
Department of Biochemistry,
Duke University, and
President, National Academy of Sciences
1962-1969
1969-1974
Hardin, Dr. Clifford M.
Chancellor
University of Nebraska
1966-1970
Harrison, Dr. Anna J. †
William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Chemistry
Mount Holyoke College
1972-1978
Hastings, Dr. Daniel E.
Dean for Undergraduate Education
Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering Systems
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, Massachusetts
2002-2008
Haworth, Dr. Leland J.†
Director
National Science Foundation
1963-1969
Heffner, Dr. Hubert†
Chairman
Department of Applied Physics
Stanford University
1972-1975
Hesburgh, The Very Rev. Theodore M., C.S.C.
President
University of Notre Dame
1954-1966
Hess, Dr. Charles E.
Dean, College of Agriculture and Environmental
Sciences
1982-1988
Director, International Programs
University of California, Davis
1992-1998
Hess, Dr. Karl
Swanlund Chair
Advanced Study Professor Emeritus
University of Illinois
Urbana, Illinois
2006-2008
Heyns, Dr. Roger W. †
Chancellor
University of California at Berkeley, and
President
American Council on Education
1967-1976
Hoffmann, Elizabeth *
Executive Vice President
Provost
Iowa State University
2002 – 2008
Hogness, Dr. John R. †
President
Association for Academic Health Centers
Washington, D.C.
1976-1982
Holderman, Dr. James B.
President
University of South Carolina
1986-1991
Hopcroft, Dr. John E.
Joseph Silbert Dean of Engineering
Cornell University
1992-1998
Hosler, Dr. Charles L.
Senior Vice President for Research,
Dean of Graduate School, and
Professor of Meterology Emeritus
Pennsylvania State University
1985-1994
Houston, Dr. William V.†
Honorary Chancellor
William Marsh Rice University
1954-1966
Hubbard, Dr. William N., Jr.
President
The Upjohn Company
Kalamazoo, Michigan
1974-1980
Hueg, Dr. William F., Jr.
Professor of Agronomy and Deputy
Vice President and Dean,
Institute of Agriculture, Forestry,
and Home Economics
University of Minnesota
1976-1982
Humphrey, Dr. George D.†
President
University of Wyoming
1950-1962
Hyman, Dr. Orren W.†
Dean of Medical School and Vice President
University of Tennessee
1950-1956
Jaskolski, Dr. Stanley V.
Eaton Corporation Vice President and Chief Technology Officer (Retired)
1996-2002
Jones, Dr. Anita K.,
Quarles Professor of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Computer Science
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
1998-2004
Jones, Dr. Charles F.†
President
Humble Oil & Refining Company
Houston, Texas
1966-1972
Jones, Dr. Thomas F., Jr.†
President
University of South Carolina
1966-1972
Kasha, Dr. Michael
Distinguished Professor of Physical Chemistry
Institute of Molecular Biophysics
Florida State University
1979-1984
Kelly, Dr. Eamon
President
Tulane University
1996-2002
Knapp, Dr. Edward A.†
Director
National Science Foundation
1982-1984
Koshland, Dr. Marian E. †
Professor of Bacteriology and Immunology
University of California Berkeley
1976-1982
Lane, Dr. Neal F.
Director
National Science Foundation
1993-1998
Langford, Dr. George M.
Professor
Department of Biological Science
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH
1998-2004
Lanzerotti, Dr. Louis J.
Distinguished Research Professor of Physics
Center for Solar-Terrestrial Research
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, New Jersey
2004-2010
Lax, Dr. Peter D.
Professor of Mathematics and Director
Courant Mathematics and Computing Laboratory
New York University
1980-1986
Leshner, Dr. Alan I.
Chief Executive Officer and Executive Publisher of Science (retired)
American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
2004-2016
Lindstedt-Siva, Dr. K. June
Manager, Environmental Sciences
Atlantic Richfield Company
Los Angeles, California
1984-1990
Loeb, Dr. Robert F.†
Bard Professor of Medicine
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
1950-1964
Lubchenco, Dr. Jane
Wayne and Gladys Valley Professor
of Marine Biology
Distinguished Professor of Zoology
Oregon State University
1996-2006
Mac Lane, Dr. Saunders†
Max Mason Distinguished Service
Professor of Mathematics
University of Chicago
1974-1980
Macelwane, The Rev. James B., S.J.†
Dean, Institute of Technology
St. Louis University
1954-1956
Malcom, Dr. Shirley S.
Head, Directorate for Education and Human
Resources Programs
American Association for the
Advancement of Science
1993-1998
March, Dr. James G.
David Jacks Professor of Higher Education,
Political Science and Sociology
School of Education
Stanford University
1968-1974
Massey, Dr. Walter E.
Director, Argonne National Laboratory, and
Vice President for Research
The University of Chicago
1979-1984
Director
National Science Foundation
1991-1993
McBride, Dr. Katharine E.†
President
Bryn Mawr College
1962-1968
McCann, Dr. Kevin†
President
The Defiance College
1958-1964
McElroy, Dr. William D.†
Director
National Science Foundation
1969-1972
McLaughlin, Dr. Donald H.†
President
Homestake Mining Company
San Francisco, California
1950-1960
McShane, Dr. Edward J.†
Professor of Mathematics
University of Virginia
1956-1968
Meckling, Mr. William H.†
Dean
The Graduate School of Management
The University of Rochester
1972-1978
Menger, Dr. Eve L.
Director, Characterization Science
and Service, Corning, Inc. (Retired)
Corning, New York
1994-2000
Merck, Mr. George W.†
Chairman of the Board
Merck & Company, Inc.
New Jersey
1951-1957
Middlebush, Dr. Frederick A.†
President
University of Missouri
1950-1962
Miller, Dr. Joseph A., Jr.
Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Corning, Inc.
Corning, NY
1998-2004
Miller, Dr. William F.
President and Chief Executive Officer
SRI International
Menlo Park, California
1982-1988
Mitchell-Kernan, Dr. Claudia I.
Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs and
Dean, Graduate Division
University of California
Los Angeles
1994-2000
Moore, Dr. John H.
Associate Director and Senior Fellow
The Hoover Institution
Stanford University
1982-1985
Moreland, Dr. Edward L.†
Executive Vice President
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1950-1951
Morison, Dr. Robert S.†
Professor of Biology and Director
Division of Biological Sciences
Cornell University
1963-1972
Morris, Dr. Joseph C.†
Vice President
Tulane University
1950-1966
Morse, Dr. H. Marston†
Professor of Mathematics
The Institute for Advanced Study
1950-1954
Murray, Dr. Grover E.†
President and University Professot
Texas Tech University and Texas School of Medicine
1968-1980
Nabrit, Dr. Samuel M. †
President
Texas Southern University
1956-1959
Natalicio, Dr. Diana S.
President
The University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, Texas
1994-2006
Neal, Dr. Homer A.
Provost
State University of New York at Stony Brook
1980-1986
Nierenberg, Dr. William A.†
Director
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
1972-1978
University of California
San Diego
1982-1988
Nordtvedt, Dr. Kenneth L., Jr.
Professor of Physics
Montana State University
1987-1990
Oaxaca, Mr. Jaime
Vice Chairman
Coronado Communications Corporation
Rancho Palos Verdes, California
1990-1996
O'Brien, Dr. Morrough P. †
Dean
College of Engineering
University of California
Berkeley
1958-1960
O'Neal, Dr. Russell D.†
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
KMS Industries, Inc.
Ann Arbor, Michigan
1972-1978
Osborn, Dr. Mary Jane
Professor and Head
Department of Microbiology
University of Connecticut Health Center
Farmington
1980-1986
Pettit, Dr. Joseph M.†
President
Georgia Institute of Technology
1977-1982
Picker, Dr. Harvey†
Chairman of the Board
Picker Corporation
White Plains, New York
1965-1970
Piore, Dr. E. R.†
Vice President and Chief Scientist
International Business Machines Corporation
Armonk, New York
1961-1972
Potter, Dr. Audrey A.†
Dean of Engineering
Purdue University
1950-1958
Powell, Dr. James L.
President, Reed College
1986-1992
CEO, The Franklin Institute and 1992-1995
President & Director
Los Angeles Museum of Natural History
1995-1998
Press, Dr. Frank
Chairman
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1970-1976
Ragone, Dr. David V.
President
Case Western Reserve University
1979-1984
Ramo, Dr. Simon
Director
TRW, Inc.
Redondo Beach, California
1984-1986
Randall, Dr. Douglas D.
Professor Emeritus and Thomas Jefferson Fellow
and Director Emeritus Interdisciplinary Plant Group
University of Missouri-Columbia
2002-2014
Rasmussen, Dr. Norman C. †
McAfee Professor of Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1982-1988
Raven, Dr. Peter H.
Director
Missouri Botanical Garden
1990-1994
Rees, Dr. Mina S.†
President
The Graduate School and University Center
The City University of New York
1964-1970
Reilly, Mr. Arthur K.
Retired Senior Director
Strategic Technology Policy
Cisco Systems, Inc.
2008-2012
Reyniers, Dr. James A.†
Director
LOBUND Institute
University of Notre Dame
1950-1954
Reynolds, Dr. Joseph M.†
Boyd Professor of Physics and Vice President for Instruction and Research
Louisiana State University
1966-1978
Rhodes, Dr. Frank H. T.
President
Cornell University
1987-1998
Rice, Dr. Donald B.
President
The Rand Corporation
Santa Monica, California
1974-1986
Rice, Dr. Stuart A.
Frank P. Hixon Distinguished Service
Professor of Chemistry
The James Franck Institute
University of Chicago
1980-1986
Rich, Dr. Alexander
Sedgwick Professor of Biophysics
Department of Biology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1976-1982
Richardson, Dr. Robert.
Vice Provost for Research
Professor of Physics
Department of Physics
Cornell University
1998-2004
Rossmann, Dr. Michael G.
Hanley Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences
Department of Biological Sciences
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana
2000-2006
Ross, Dr. Ian M.
President Emeritus
AT&T Bell Laboratories
Holmdel, New Jersey
1991-1998
Rubey, Dr. William W.†
Professor of Biology and Geophysics
University of California
Los Angeles
1960-1966
Rubin, Dr. Vera C.
Department of Terrestrial Magnetism
Carnegie Institution of Washington
1996-2002
Russell, Dr. Jane A. †
Associate Professor of Biochemistry
Emory University
1958-1964
Salpeter, Dr. Edwin E. †
J. G. White Professor of Physical Sciences
Cornell University
1979-1984
Savitz, Dr. Maxine
General Manager
Honeywell and Technology Partnerships (Retired)
1998-2004
Schmitt, Dr. Roland W.
Senior Vice President and Chief Scientist
General Electric Company
Schenectady, NY, and
1982-1988
President
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
1988-1994
Schneiderman, Dr. Howard A.†
Senior Vice President of Research
and Development
Monsanto Company
St. Louis, Missouri
1986-1990
Seaborg, Dr. Glenn T. †
Chancellor
University of California
Berkeley
1960-1961
Sears, Dr. Paul B.†
Chairman
Conservation Program
Yale University
1958-1964
Sequeira, Dr. Luis
J.C. Walker Professor Emeitus
Department of Bacteriology and Plant Pathology
University of Wisconsin
1998-2004
Shen, Dr. Benjamin S.
Reese W. Flower Professor of
Astrophysics
University of Pennsylvania
1990-1994
Shields, Dr. L. Donald
President
California State University at Fullerton
1974-1980
Simberloff, Dr. Daniel
Nancy Gore Hunger Professor of Environmental Science
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, Tennessee
2000-2006
Simmons, Dr. Howard E. Jr.†
Vice President Emeritus for
Central Research and Development
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co.
1990-1996
Slaughter, Dr. John B.
Director
National Science Foundation
1980-1982
Slichter, Dr. Charles P.
Professor of Physics
Center for Advanced Study
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1975-1984
Smith, Dr. Frederick E.
Professor of Environmental Studies
in Resources and Ecology
Graduate School of Design
Harvard University
1968-1974
Snyder, Mr. John I., Jr.†
Chairman of the Board and President
U.S. Industries, Inc.
New York, New York
1964-1965
Solow, Robert M.
Institute Professor Emeritus
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, Massachusetts
1994-2000
Spilhaus, Dr. Athelstan F. †
Professor of Physics
University of Minnesota and
President
The Franklin Institute
1966-1972
Stakman, Dr. E. C.†
Chief
Division of Plant Pathology and Botany
University of Minnesota
1950-1954
Stancell, Dr. Arnold F.
Former Vice-President Mobil Oil,
Emeritus Professor of Chemical Engineering and Turner Chair,
Georgia Institute of Technology
School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
09/26/2011-2014
Steele, Dr. Claude M.
Dean,
School of Education
Stanford University
11/18/2011-2014
Stevenson, Dr. Earl P.†
President and Chairman of the Board
Arthur D. Little, Inc.
Cambridge, Massachusetts
1951-1956
Stever, Dr. H. Guyford†
President
Carnegie Mellon University
1970-1972
Director
National Science Foundation
1972-1976
Stratton, Dr. Julius A.†
President
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1956-1962
1964-1967
Strauss, Jon C. *
Interim Dean of Engineering
Texas Tech University
2004-2010
Sullivan, Kathryn D. *
Director
Battelle Center for Mathematics and Science Education Policy
John Glenn School of Public Affairs
Ohio State University
2004-2010
Sullivan, Mr. Richard H.†
President
Association of American Colleges
1966-1972
Suzuki, Dr. Bob H.
President
California State Polytechnic University
Pomona
1996-2002
Tapia, Dr. Richard
Noah Harding Professor of Computational and Applied Mathematics
Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics
Rice University
1996-2002
Tatum, Dr. Edward L.†
Professor of Microbiology and Biochemistry
The Rockefeller University
1956-1968
Taylor, Dr. Thomas N. †
Roy A. Roberts Distinguished Professor
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Curator of Paleobotany in the Natural History Museum and Biodiversity Research Center
The University of Kansas
2006-2012
Thieme, Dr. F. P.†
Executive Vice President
University of Washington and
1964-1970
President
University of Colorado
1970-1976
Tien, Dr. Chang-Lin †
NEC Distinguished Professor of Engineering
University of California, Berkeley
(Resigned before Completion of Term)
1998-2004
Thompson, Dr. Richard F.
Keck Professor of Psychology and Biological Sciences
University of Southern California
2006-2012
Tyler, Dr. Ralph W.†
Director
Center for Advanced Study in the
Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University
1962-1968
Vasquez, Dr. Jo Anne
Vice President and Program Director
Arizona Transition Years Teacher & Curriculum Initiatives
Helios Education Foundation
Phoenix, Arizona
2002-2008
Volwiler, Dr. Ernest H.†
President and Chairman of the Board
Abbott Laboratories
North Chicago, Illinois
1958-1964
Walker, Dr. Eric A.†
President
The Pennsylvania State University
1960-1966
Washington, Dr. Warren M.
Senior Scientist and Section Head
National Center for Atmospheric Research
Boulder, Colorado
1994-2006
Waterman, Dr. Alan T.†
Director
National Science Foundation
1951-1963
Weaver, Dr. Warren†
Vice President for the Natural
Medical Sciences
The Rockefeller Foundation
1956-1960
Whitaker, Dr. Douglas M.†
Vice President for Administration
The Rockefeller University
1954-1960
White, Jr., Dr. John A.
Chancellor
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR
1994-2006
Willey, Dr. Malcolm M.†
Vice President
Academic Administration
University of Minnesota
1960-1964
Wilson, Mr. Charles E.†
President
General Electric Company
Schenectady, New York
1950-1951
Wrighton, Dr. Mark S.
Chancellor
Washington University
Saint Louis, Missouri
2000-2006
Yancey, The Rev. Patrick H., S.J.†
Chairman
Department of Biology
Spring Hill College
1950-1954
Zare, Dr. Richard N.
Marguerite Blake Wilbur
Professor of Chemistry
Stanford University
1992-1998
Zumberge, Dr. James H.†
President
Southern Methodist University
1974-1980
Zimmer, Dr. Robert J.
President
University of Chicago
2010-2016

* Position when appointed to NSB or major affiliation during service on NSB.
† Deceased