The Council of Scientific Society Presidents is committed to diversity, equity, ethics, inclusivity, justice, and respect amongst our membership and in all activities, events, programs, and services. Scientific innovation and leadership development require bringing together diverse ideas and people from varied backgrounds who may have different world views and approaches to solving problems. CSSP seeks to include and engage members across age, gender identity and expression, race, nationality, ethnicity, physical ability, marital status, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, military or veteran status, and any other facet of social diversity in our society, and seeks to remove obstacles to their professional growth and advancement independent of their current position. Through our actions at the international, national, and local levels, we strive to promote inclusion in academic, industrial, and government institutions for our organization's current and future members.

Council of Scientific Society Presidents

the Leader in Leadership Development in Science

Founded in 1973, the Council of Scientific Society Presidents (CSSP) has served as a center for national science leadership development, a strong voice in support of science in the nation’s capital, and the premier forum for national science policy development through open, substantive exchanges on current issues encompassing the full spectrum of science, engineering, and mathematics. A unique organization, CSSP represents the breadth of science and engineering research disciplines through its member societies and federations. CSSP member societies are represented by their presidents, presidents-elect, and past-presidents with combined membership that has historically approached nearly a million scientists.

Committed to advancing leadership in science and technology and to establishing policies and programs that will ensure a bright future for 21st century science, CSSP is the Leader in Leadership Development in Science.

 

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CSSP Members and Sponsors

Members

American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS)

http://www.aafs.org/

American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE)

http://www.aabe.org

American Chemical Society (ACS)

http://www.acs.org/

American Crystallographic Association (ACA)

http://www.amercrystalassn.org

American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS)

http://www.asms.org/

American Society of Agronomy (ASA)

http://www.agronomy.org/

Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO)

http://aslo.org/

Association for Science Teacher Education (ASTE)

http://theaste.org/

Chinese American Chemical Society (CACS)

https://www.cacshq.org/

Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF)

http://www.erf.org/

Crop Science Society of America (CSSA)

http://www.crops.org/

Ecological Society of America (ESA)

https://www.esa.org/

Helminthological Society of Washington (HelmSoc)

https://www.helmsoc.org

International Association for Great Lakes Research (IAGLR)

http://iaglr.org

National Association of Plant Breeders (NAPB)

https://www.plantbreeding.org

National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers (NOBCChE)

https://www.nobcche.org

Research!America

https://www.researchamerica.org

Society for Freshwater Science (SFS)

http://freshwater-science.org/

Society for Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

https://www.shpe.org/

Society for Personality Assessment (SPA)

https://www.personality.org/

Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM)

https://www.sbm.org/

Society of Women Geographers

http://www.iswg.org/

Soil Science Society of America (SSSA)

http://www.soils.org/

Affiliate Members

Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences

http://www.bigelow.org

College of Community Innovation and Education, University of Central Florida

https://www.ucf.edu/college/community-innovation-education/

Jackson School of Geoscience, University of Texas Austin

http://www.jsg.utexas.edu/

Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Texas A&M University

https://agrilife.tamu.edu/

Texas A&M University, Office of the Vice President for Research

https://www.vpr.tamu.edu

The Rosalind Franklin Society, Inc.

https://www.rosalindfranklinsociety.org

UCF - College of Community Innovation & Education

https://ccie.ucf.edu/

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

http://www.vims.edu

Alumni Members

David Baltensperger

Crop Science Society of America (CSSA)

Robert Barnhill

SACNAS

Debbie Bronk

Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO)

Malcolm B. Butler, Ph.D.

Association for Science Teacher Education (ASTE)

Christopher Cahill

American Crystallographic Association (ACA)

William F Carroll Jr

American Chemical Society (ACS)

Christopher D'Elia

Estuarine Research Foundation (ERF)

John Downing

Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO)

Joe Ferrara

American Crystallographic Association (ACA)

Michael Grusak

Crop Science Society of America (CSSA)

Tee Guidotti

Sigma Xi

Skip Hobbs

American Geoscience Institute (AGI)

Lucinda Johnson

Society for Freshwater Science (SFS)

Lisa Keefe

American Crystallographic Association (ACA)

Joni Mihura, Ph.D.

Society for Personality Assessment (SPA)

Sharon Mosher

American Geoscience Institute (AGI)

Donna Nelson

Amercian Chemical Society (ACS)

Paul Sibley

International Association for Great Lakes Research (IAGLR)

Patricia Simmons

National Science Teacher Association (NSTA)

CSSP Sponsors