Interviews

Meet the British Association of Dermatologists

Shehnaz Ahmed, Managing Editor of the British Association of Dermatologists, on improving patient outcomes.

Shehnaz Ahmed, Managing Editor of the British Association of Dermatologists

Meet the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management

Terry Fuller, Chief Executive of The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management, on what makes for a fulfilling career.

Terry Fuller, Chief Executive of The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management

Meet the Union for International Cancer Control

Zuzanna Tittenbrun, Global Resources Manager at the Union for International Cancer Control on attracting new members.

Zuzanna Tittenbrun, Global Resources Manager at the Union for International Cancer Control

Meet the Product Development and Management Association

Gloria Barczak, Editor at the Product Development and Management Association on what research impact means for her organization.

Gloria Barczak, Editor of the Journal of Product Innovation Management, owned by the Product Development and Management Association

Meet the Society for Research in Child Development

Laura Namy, Executive Director, Society for Research in Child Development, on diversifying their science workforce.

Laura Namy, Executive Director, Society for Research in Child Development

Meet the Journal of Learning Health Systems

Kathleen Young, Editorial Assistant for the Journal of Learning Health Systems on how to increase journal visibility.

Kathleen Young, Editorial Assistant for the Journal of Learning Health Systems

Meet the American Institute of Biological Sciences

Robert Gropp, Executive Director at the American Institute of Biological Sciences talks about helping members advance their careers.

Robert Gropp, Executive Director at the American Institute of Biological Sciences

Meet the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

Josephine Sciortino, Managing Editor for the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada talks about helping members advance their careers.

Josephine Sciortino, Managing Editor for the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

Meet the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages

Howie Berman, Chief Operating Officer for the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages talks about increasing diversity and why it’s important.

Howie Berman, Chief Operating Officer for the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages

Meet the Ecological Society of America

Catherine O’Riordan, Executive Director of the Ecological Society of America talks about increasing diversity and why it’s important.

Catherine O’Riordan, Executive Director, Ecological Society of America.

Meet the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography

Jennifer Regala, Managing Editor for The Plant Cell and Plant Physiology at the American Society of Plant Biologists is improving the author experience.

Jennifer Regala, Managing Editor for The Plant Cell and Plant Physiology at the American Society of Plant Biologists

Meet the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography

Adrienne Sponberg, Director of Communications and Science for the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography shares how ASLO is helping their members advance their careers.

Adrienne Sponberg, Director of Communications and Science for the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography

Meet the New York Academy of Sciences

Douglas Braaten, Chief Scientific Officer for scientific publications in the New York Academy of Sciences shares how his organization is engaging the next generation of members.

Douglas Braaten, Chief Scientific Officer for scientific publications in the New York Academy of Sciences

Meet the International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage

Bart Schultz, Chair of the Editorial Board of Irrigation and Drainage, shares how his organization is increasing diversity in the field.

Bart Schultz, Chair of the Editorial Board of Irrigation and Drainage

Meet the American Society for Cell Biology

Erika Shugart, CEO of the American Society for Cell Biology, shares how her society is working to improve public understanding of science.

Erika Shugart, CEO of the American Society for Cell Biology

Meet the British Ecological Society

Andrea Baier, Head of Publishing, British Ecological Society, talks about the scientist she would have dinner with.

Andrea Baier, Head of Publishing, British Ecological Society

Meet the American Anthropological Association

Ed Liebow, Executive Director of the American Anthropological Association, talks about the challenges of increasing public awareness.

Ed Liebow, Executive Director of the American Anthropological Association

Meet the Federation of European Biochemical Societies

Mary Purton, Executive Editor of FEBS Open Bio, Federation of European Biochemical Societies, shares how her organization is engaging the next generation of members.

Mary Purton, Executive Editor of FEBS Open Bio, Federation of European Biochemical Societies

Meet the American Geographical Society

David Kaplan, Editor in Chief of the Geographical Review from the American Geographical Society, shares how his society is engaging with stakeholders outside of academia.

David Kaplan, Editor in Chief of the Geographical Review from the American Geographical Society

Meet the International Statistical Institute

Ada Van Krimpen, Director, International Statistical Institute, talks about one of the biggest challenges her institution is facing and how they’re overcoming it.

Ada Van Krimpen, Director, International Statistical Institute

Meet the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Dr. Mary Cushman, Editor-in-Chief of Research and Practice in Thrombosis and Haemostasis from the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis, talks about the role societies play in improving public understanding of science.

Dr. Mary Cushman, Editor-in-Chief of Research and Practice in Thrombosis and Haemostasis, International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Meet the World Council of Churches

Stephen Brown, Editor of Ecumenical Review, World Council of Churches, talks about how technology is changing his journal.

Stephen Brown, Editor of Ecumenical Review, World Council of Churches

Meet the Society for Applied Microbiology

Lucy Harper, Chief Executive, Society for Applied Microbiology, talks about how her society is working to engage the next generation of society members.

Lucy Harper, Chief Executive, Society for Applied Microbiology

Meet the Anatomical Society

Professor Ceri Davies, President, Anatomical Society, talks about one of the biggest challenges his society faces and how they deal with the challenge.

Professor Ceri Davies, President, Anatomical Society

Meet the European Society of Endocrinology

Helen Gregson, Chief Executive Officer, European Society of Endocrinology, talks about how her organization works to engage the next generation of members.

Helen Gregson, Chief Executive Officer, European Society of Endocrinology

Meet the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy

Jami Lucas, Executive Director and CEO of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, talks about her organization’s mission and how they try to stay ahead.

Jami Lucas, Executive Director and CEO of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy

Meet the British Equine Veterinary Association

Celia Marr, Editor-in-Chief, Equine Veterinary Journal, talks about the challenges of communicating research to the general public.

Celia Marr, Editor-in-Chief, Equine Veterinary Journal

Meet the Ecological Society of America

Katherine McCarter, Executive Director, Ecological Society of America, shares how her society is making an impact.

Katherine McCarter, Executive Director, Ecological Society of America

Meet the International Union of Crystallography

Dr. Jonathan Agbenyega, Business Development Manager, International Union of Crystallography, shares how his society is making an impact.

Dr. Jonathan Agbenyega, Business Development Manager, International Union of Crystallography

Meet the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM)

Kathryn Grandstaff-Bradford, Communications and Marketing Manager, Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management, shares how her society helps get research into policy.

Kathryn Grandstaff-Bradford, Communications and Marketing Manager, Association for the Public Policy Analysis and Management

Meet the British Ecological Society

Catherine Hill, head of Publishing at BES, told us what makes her most proud about the work that they do.

Catherine Hill, Head of Publishing, British Ecological Society