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Current Membership

  • Ken Kellermann (NAS), Chair
    National Radio Astronomy Observatory
  • Roger Blandford (NAS), Vice Chair
    Kavil Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology
  • G. Fritz Benedict, Secretary
    University of Texas, Austin

Category I: Representing the American Astronomical Society

  • John S. (Jay) Gallagher, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Xiaohui Fan, University of Arizona
  • Thomas Maccarone, Texas Tech University

Category II: Representing the American Astronomical Society Council

  • Kelle Cruz, Hunter College
  • Stephen Unwin, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Category III: Representing the NAS Astronomy Section

  • Chryssa Kouveliotou (NAS), The George Washington University
  • Martha Haynes (NAS), Cornell University
  • Megan Urry (NAS), Yale University

Category IV: Ex-Officio, Voting, Representing Various Offices

  • President, AAS
    Megan Donahue, Michigan State University
  • Executive Director, AAS
    Kevin B. Marvel, American Astronomical Society
  • Secretary, AAS
    G. Fritz Benedict
    , The University of Texas
  • Chair, NAS Astronomy Section 12
    Neta Bahcall (NAS),
    Princeton University
  • President-Elect, IAU
    Debra Elmegreen, Vassar College
  • Membership Committee, IAU
    David Soderblom
    , Space Telescope Science Institute
  • Former President, IAU
    Robert E. Williams
    , STScI Homewood Campus
  • Chair, Board on Physics and Astronomy
    Abraham Loeb,
    Harvard University
  • Chair, Space Studies Board
    Fiona Harrison (NAS), California Institute of Technology



This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Number 1708170. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

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