2017 - 2018 Board of Directors

The Iowa Academy of Science Board of Directors manages the affairs of the Academy. It engages the services of qualified individuals to assist in the proper execution of Academy activities including its mission to promote science research, science education, the public understanding of science, and to recognize excellence in these endeavors.
Members of the Board of Directors serve three year terms. The President-Elect assumes the office at the IAS Annual Meeting in April and serves one year before becoming President for one year followed by one year as Past President. The expiration year of Directors' terms are indicated in parenthesis. 


Paul Bartelt, Ph.D. President Waldorf University

Paul Bartelt, Ph.D.
President
Waldorf University

 
Elizabeth Stone, Ph.D. Director (2018) University of Iowa

Elizabeth Stone, Ph.D.
Director (2018)
University of Iowa

 
Lyn Countryman, Ph.D. Director (2019) University of Northern Iowa

Lyn Countryman, Ph.D.
Director (2019)
University of Northern Iowa

Melinda Coogan, Ph.D. Past President Buena Vista University

Melinda Coogan, Ph.D.
Past President
Buena Vista University

 
Mark Anderson Director (2018) Office of State Archaeologist, University of Iowa

Mark Anderson
Director (2018)
Office of State Archaeologist, University of Iowa

 
Ryan Clark Director (2020) Iowa Geological Survey

Ryan Clark
Director (2020)
Iowa Geological Survey

Mary Skopec President Elect Iowa Lakeside Laboratory  

Mary Skopec
President Elect
Iowa Lakeside Laboratory
 

 
Debora Christensen, Ph.D. Director (2019) Drake University

Debora Christensen, Ph.D.
Director (2019)
Drake University

 
Muhammad Spocter Director (2020) Des Moines University  

Muhammad Spocter
Director (2020)
Des Moines University