About: History & Archives
James Bryant Conant
1893 - 1978
Professor of Chemistry, 1919-1933, and President, 1933-1953, Harvard University.
AAAS Presidential Address: James B. Conant, "The Role of Science in Our Unique Society," Science (23 January 1948) 107:77-83.
AAAS offices held:
- President, 1946
- Chair, Subcommittee on Science Legislation, 1946
- Chair, Executive Committee, 1947
- Harvard University Library, University Archives