Committees

Code of Ethics Committee

Contact

Alice Monet
Alice K. B. Monet
AAS Secretary

History: Established 2016.

Chair & Members: Appointed by the AAS President for a term of one year, beginning at the conclusion of the AAS summer meeting.

Charge: To promote a high level of ethical conduct by astronomers through development and sponsorship of educational activities for AAS members and other astronomers; to oversee the investigation of complaints concerning possibly unethical conduct of AAS members, attendees of AAS-sponsored meetings, and users of AAS-sponsored services; and to supervise mediation or recommend sanctions when a violation of the Code is found to have occurred.

Contact: CoEC@aas.org

Committee Member

Megan Donahue

Term: Jun 2018 – Jul 2020

Geoffrey C. Clayton

Term: Jun 2019 – Jun 2020

Richard A. Perley

Term: Jun 2019 – Jun 2020

Alison L. Coil

Term: Jun 2019 – Jun 2020

Marc Postman

Term: Jun 2019 – Jun 2020

Megan Donahue

Ex-Officio

Term: Jun 2018 – Jul 2020

J. Craig Wheeler

Term: Jun 2019 – Jun 2020

Paula Szkody

Term: Jun 2019 – Jun 2020

Paul Kalas

Term: Jun 2019 – Jun 2020

Angela Speck

Term: Jun 2019 – Jun 2020

A. Meredith Hughes

Chair

Term: Jun 2019 – Jun 2020

Tonia M. Venters

Term: Jun 2018 – Jun 2020