Alan Leshner

Alan Leshner served as Chief Executive Officer of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and Executive Publisher of the journal Science from December 2001 through February 2015, when he became CEO-Emeritus.  AAAS (triple A-S) was founded in 1848 and is the world's largest, multi-disciplinary scientific and engineering society.

Before coming to AAAS, Dr. Leshner was Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) from 1994-2001. Before becoming Director of NIDA, Dr. Les...

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