ASCB is an inclusive, international community of biologists studying the cell, the fundamental unit of life. We are dedicated to advancing scientific discovery, advocating sound research policies, improving education, promoting professional development, and increasing diversity in the scientific workforce.

Executive Committee

Erika Holzbaur

President-Elect
University of Pennsylvania

Ruth Lehmann

Past President
Whitehead Institute

Martin Chalfie

President
Columbia University

A. Malcolm Campbell

Treasurer
Davidson College

Kerry Bloom

Secretary
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Rebecca Alvania

Chief Executive Officer
Executive
301-347-9311

Council Members

Lesley Nicole Weaver

Term Ending: 2024
Indiana University

Veronica Segarra

Term Ending: 2024
High Point University

Beata Edyta Mierzwa

Term Ending: 2024
Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research

Rong Li

Term Ending: 2024
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Jordan Raff

Term Ending: 2022
Dunn School of Pathology

Stephanie Gupton

Term Ending: 2022
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Needhi Bhalla

Term Ending: 2022
University of California, Santa Cruz

Bill Bement

Term Ending: 2022
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Casper Hoogenraad

Term Ending: 2023
Genentech

Andrew G. Campbell

Term Ending: 2023
Brown University

Amy S. Gladfelter

Term Ending: 2023
University North Carolina Chapel Hill

Erin D. Goley

Term Ending: 2023
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Committee Chairs

Maya B. Schuldiner

Program Co-Chair

Avery August

Program Co-Chair

Bruno Da Rocha-Azeved

LGBTQ+ Co-Chair

MariaElena B. Zavala

Minorities Affairs Co-Chair

Amanda Stevens Meyer

COMPASS Co-Chair

Erika Holzbaur

Nominating Co-Chair

Amy S. Gladfelter

Nominating Co-Chair
University North Carolina Chapel Hill

Fred Chang

LGBTQ+ Co-Chair

Emily Mace

Women in Cell Biology Co-Chair

Ryoma “Puck” Ohi

Public Information Co-Chair

Kerry Bloom

Membership Chair

Erin Dolan

Education Co-Chair

Mary Munson

Women in Cell Biology Co-Chair

A. Malcolm Campbell

Finance & Audit Chair

Holly Goodson

Public Policy Chair

Lee Ligon

Public Information Co-Chair

Scott Wilkinson

COMPASS Co-Chair

George Risinger

Education Co-Chair

Latanya Hammonds-Odie

Minorities Affairs Co-Chair

Celia Garcia

International Affairs Chair