IOS Congratulates Newly Elected Members of the National Academy of Sciences for 2020!

Among the 2020 class of National Academy members are nine who have received IOS support at some point in their research careers. Recognized for their “distinguished and continuing achievements in original research,” these individuals join the more than 2,400 active members and 500 foreign associates of the Academy:

  • Ainsworth, Elizabeth – Research Leader, USDA ARS Global Change and Photosynthesis Research Unit; and Professor, School of Integrative Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL
  • Barkan, Alice – Director, Department of Biology and Institute of Molecular Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
  • Corces, Victor G. – HHMI Professor and Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor of Biology, Department of Human Genetics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
  • Howe, Gregg A. – University Distinguished Professor and MSU Foundation Professor, MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • Hwa, Terence T. – Co-director, specialization in quantitative biology, and Distinguished Professor, Department and Division of Biological Sciences and Department of Physics, University of California, San Diego, CA
  • Kellogg, Elizabeth A. – Robert E. King Distinguished Investigator, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis, MO
  • Livingstone, Margaret S. – Takeda Professor of Neurobiology, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Rieseberg, Loren H. – Killam University Professor, Department of Botany, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
  • Valent, Barbara – University Distinguished Professor, Department of Plant Pathology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

Congratulations to all the new NAS members!