2018 PS Officer Candidates
is Research Paleontologist and Curator in the Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.
is the Curator of Geology at the California Academy of Sciences since 1999. He holds degrees in Biology (B.Sc.), Oceanography (M.S.) and Geology (Ph.D.).
Secretary (2018-2021) (Uncontested)
is Professor of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Curator of the IU Paleontology Collection, and Associate Director of the Center for Underwater Science at Indiana University, USA.
Representative At Large (2018-2020)
Head and Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering, and Director and Curator of Invertebrates for the Museum of Geology, at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.
Maria Gabriela Mangano
is a Professor at the Department of Geological Sciences of the University of Saskatchewan.
is the Curator of Invertebrate Paleontology at Cincinnati Museum Center and Adjunct Professor in the Department of Geology at the University of Cincinnati.
is Professor of Paleontology in the Department of Earth Sciences and Associate Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Faculty of Science, University of Western Ontario, Canada.
is a professor in the Department of Geological Sciences at Stanford University and was previously on the faculty of the University of Chicago.
is Professor at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, and principal scientist at GNS Science, Lower Hutt, New Zealand. He received his BSc(hons) from Otago University and his PhD from Cambridge University.
I am generally interested in the evolution and development of vertebrate body plans and the relationship between ontogeny and phylogeny throughout the evolutionary history of tetrapods.
Program Coordinator (2018-2021) (Uncontested)
is an professor in the department of Earth and Planetary Science at the University of California, Santa Cruz.
Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator (2018-2021) (Uncontested)
Dr. Dena Smith’s research program has focused on understanding the evolutionary and ecological underpinnings of current insect biodiversity.