Sections and Section Chairs

Sections and Section Chairs of the AAAS, Pacific Division 2023

Agriculture, Food, and Renewable Resources
Chair: Scott Goode

Tikkum Olam Research and Teaching Farm
PO Box 5083
Central Point, OR US

Chemistry and Biochemistry
Chair: Dr. Lisa Warner
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Boise State University
1910 University Dr.
Boise, ID 83725-1520

Climate Science and Policy
Chair: Dr. Alan Journet
Southern Oregon Climate Action Now (SOCAN)

7113 Griffin Lane Jacksonville, OR 97530

Computer Science
Chair: Leni Halaapiapi
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR

Dentistry and Oral Health
Chair: Ichiro Nishimura
Past-President, Pacific Division

Weintraub Center for Reconstructive Biotechnology
UCLA School of Dentistry
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1668
(310) 794-7612

Earth Sciences
Chair: Dr. Jad D'Allura
Department of Geology (Emeritus)
Southern Oregon University
1250 Siskiyou Blvd.
Ashland, OR 97520
(541) 899-7010

Chair: Jennifer Chase
Department of Biology
Northwesst Nazarene University
623 S. University Blvd.
Nampa, ID 83686
(208) 467-8892

Engineering, Technology, and Applied Sciences
Chair: Frank Jacobitz
University of San Diego
San Diego, California 92110

General and Interdisciplinary
Chair: Crystal Goldman
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, California 92093

History and Philosophy of Science
Chair: Dr. Sarah M. Roe
Department of Philosophy
Southern Connecticut State University
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515
Co- Chair: Dr. Roberta Millstein
Department of Philosophy
University of California, Davis
One Shields Ave.
Davis, CA 95616-8673

Materials Science
Chair: Dr. Vilapanur Ravi
Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering
California Polytechnic University, Pomona
3801 W. Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 869-2627

Chair: Dr. Liljana Babinkostova
Department of Mathematics
Boise State University
1910 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725
(208) 426-2896

Pharmaceutical Sciences
Chair: Dr. Jozef Stec
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
College of Pharmacy
Marshall B. Ketchum University
2575 Yorba Linda Blvd.
Fullerton, CA 92831-1699
(714) 872-5711

Chair: Dr. Veronica Galván
Department of Psychology
University of San Diego
San Diego, CA 92110
(619) 260-7739

Science and the Arts and Humanities
Chair: Dr. Robert L. Chianese

Department of English (Emeritus)
California State University
Current Contact Information:
2465 Hall Canyon Road
Ventura, CA 93001
(805) 643-5034

Science Communication
Chair: Sarah Perrault
Oregon State University
238 Moreland Hall

Science Education Outreach
Chair: Joan Horvath
Nonscriptum LLC

Science Entrepreneurship
Chair: Rich Cameron
Nonscriptum LLC

Social, Economic, and Political Sciences
Chair: Dr. Carl A. Maida
UCLA Schools of Dentistry and Medicine
University of California
PO Box 951668, 63-023 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1668
(805) 492-5613>